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Title:
Punk : the best of Punk magazine
Author:
Holmstrom, John, 1954-
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication Information:
New York : !t : HarperCollins Pub., [2012]

©2012
Physical Description:
xvii, 354 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
Summary:
Punk, the legendary magazine that defined an era, finds new life in this anthology featuring original articles along with behind-the-scenes commentary and the back story on each issue as told by editor-in-chief John Holmstrom. If you're a lifelong punk, or one just discovering what punk is all about, this is the chance see the history of the movement come back to life.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction. A visit to PUNK magazine / by Gary Storm -- Prologue. 1972-1975 : "Systematic destruction of public property" -- Issue one : November-December 1975. Punk dump -- Issue two : January-February 1976. The next big thing! -- Issue three : March 1976. Blitzkrieg pop -- Issue four : April 1976. "Search and destroy" -- Issue five : Summer 1976. Stalled in neutral -- Issue six : October 1976. "The all-American boy" -- Issue seven : Fall 1976. PUNK grows up -- Issue eight : Winter 1976-77. "The death of PUNK" -- Issue ten : Spring 1977. There is no Ged [sic] -- Issue eleven : Summer 1977. Summer of Sam -- Issue twelve : Fall-Winter 1977. PUNK sells out? -- Issue fourteen : Winter 1978. Shooting the Pistols -- Issue fifteen : Spring-Summer 1978. The monster that ate PUNK magazine -- Issue sixteen : Fall 1978. The last annual PUNK awards -- Issue seventeen : Spring 1979. Dead mag walking -- Issue eighteen : Summer 1979. It's the end, the end of the '70s.
ISBN:
9780061958359
Format :
Book