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Summary: Documentary film chronicling the evolution of punk rock music in California's East Bay area in the late 1970s.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC TUR

Summary: When punk rock erupted in Washington DC, it was a mighty convergence of powerful music, friendships, and clear minds. This film is the first to explore the incredible challenges that this subculture faced when it took root in the Nation's Capital in the late '70s. Punk the Capital situates DC punk within the larger narratives of rock n' roll, working as a powerful multi-layered story for both...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC PUN

Barile, Nancy

Summary: "From disaffected Catholic schoolgirl and 1970s music fanatic to instigator on the 1980s hardcore punk scene, Nancy Barile pursued freedom at a time when punk music was new and dangerous. While booking some of Philadelphia's earliest DIY shows featuring Minor Threat and SSD, and managing raw local acts, Nancy was at the fierce center of the action as insurgents such as the Dead Kennedys and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bazillion Points 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA 921 BAR

Summary: The previously untold story of a series of early 80s guerrilla music and art performance happenings in Southern California that are recognized to have inspired Burning Man, Lollapalooza, and Coachella, collective experiences that have become key elements of popular culture in the 21st century. The feature documentary splices interviews and rare performance footage of Sonic Youth, Minutemen,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC DES

Summary: Follows the lives and careers of a group of artists and designers who inadvertently affected the art world.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Oscilloscope Pictures 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC BEA

Mohr, Tim

Summary: Tim Mohr brings us the secret history of punks in East Germany. Burning Down the Haus is a reclamation and an exaltation of youth culture and youthful idealism as not only an instigator for discourse, but as an actual catalyst for political upheaval - and radical, fierce, irrepressible change.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dialogue Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.1 MOH

Summary: Invisible aliens in a tiny flying saucer come to Earth looking for heroin. They land on top of a New York apartment inhabited by a drug dealer and her female, androgynous, bisexual nymphomaniac lover, a fashion model. The aliens soon find the human pheromones created in the brain during orgasm preferable to heroin, and the model's casual sex partners begin to disappear. This increasingly...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI LIQ

Marcade, Phil

Summary: Punk Avenue: The New York City Underground 1972-1982 is an intimate look at author Paris-born Phil Marcade’s first ten years in the United States where drifted from Boston to the West Coast and back, before winding up in New York City and becoming immersed in the early punk rock scene. From backrooms of Max’s and CBGB’s to the Tropicana Hotel in Los Angeles and back, Punk Avenue is a tour de...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rooms Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MARCADE, PHIL MAR

Savage, Jon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.484 SAV

Steinfeld, Hailee

Summary: Set in the 1980s, a teenage boy leaves Vermont to live with his father in New York City's East Village.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Screen Media Films 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE TEN

Hernandez, Jaime.

Summary: A second collection of "Locas" comics by Jaime Hernandez, following the lives of Maggie, Hopey, and Ray, beginning shortly after Maggie and Hopey's reunion, and continuing through Ray's relationship with Vivian.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fantagraphics Books 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 HER

Hillsbery, Kief.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Villard 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HIL

Brockway, Robert

Summary: "There are angels, and they are not beneficent or loving. But they do watch over us: they watch our lives unfold, analyzing us for repeating patterns and redundancies. When they find them, the angels simplify those patterns and remove the redundancies, and the problem that is 'you' gets solved. Carey doesn't much like that idea. As a punk living in New York City, 1977, Carey is sick and tired...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

Seven, John.

Summary: Twelve happy punks go about their day greeting and meeting each other and preparing for a free concert their putting on.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Manic D Press 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SEV

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