This week's metal history lesson blows out the boundaries of unrestricted self-expression with a thirty-year review of dramatic, mind-bending metal from France.
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Thurs 12/18, Olympia, WA: Bruce Pavitt + Calvin Johnson Celebrate SUB POP USA by Rocking the Public Library
On Thursday 12/18, Pavitt will go back to the town where Sub Pop began back in 1980, for a book signing and discussion hosted by the Olympia Public Library
Sat 12/6, Portland, OR: SUB POP USA Party at Reading Frenzy/Beacon Sound w/Bruce Pavitt & Selector Dub Narcotic
Sub Pop USA is a complete collection of Pavitt’s zine and Sub Pop USA columns for The Rocket.
“We need diverse, regionalized, localized approaches to all forms of art, music, and politics…the most intense music, the most original ideas are coming out of scenes you don’t even know exist.”—Bruce Pavitt, 1980
Tony Rettman has been polishing his black boots and getting ready to hit the road in support of his upcoming oral history of NYHC
Roger Miret of Agnostic Front: “I’m floored! An amazing read loaded with remnants of my life and a movement I truly adore.”