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Punk Isn’t Dead, It’s Minted

DESPERATE MEASURES, the New Zealand-born, London-based, punk and rock four piece released their brand-new mini album ‘Rinsed’ on Easy Action records last October to critical acclaim. Containing six tracks of hard-hitting punk with a big helping of rock n’ roll, the album is available on 10″ vinyl, CD and download. These recordings feature the new line-up of founder Eugene Butcher, former Glitterati and current Rich Ragany and The Digressions guitarist Gaff, Ricky McGuire of U.K SUBS and The Men They Couldn’t Hang, along with former K-Line/Done Lying Down drummer James Sherry. Continue reading

Joe Corre, son of Vivienne Westwood and Malcolm McLaren

‘Never mind the punk rock’ protest

A multi-million dollar collection of Sex Pistols punk memorabilia goes up in smoke as a protest over its appropriation by the mainstream. Paul Chapman reports.
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