Posts tagged "punk rock"

Watch The Video For “Refugees In,” Pussy Riot’s Haunting New Anthem And Call To Arms

No strangers to political controversy, Pussy Riot continues to use their musical platform for relevant and often brutally honest discourse, this time honing in on Europe’s stringent migration policies.

Bronwyn Isaac | November 18, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Sally Beauty Has Its Second Data Breach In 2 Years

Luckily, compromised customers won’t be expected to pay for fraudulent charges.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | May 14, 2015 - 5:30 pm

This Punk Rock Cover Of Rebecca Black’s “Saturday” Is Better Than The Original

A few weeks ago, I wished aloud for a sequel to Rebecca Black’s “Friday.” Apparently, the universe heard me loud and clear. Rebecca delivered with a sequel called, yes,”Saturday.” (Does…

Claire Hannum | December 18, 2013 - 6:00 pm

Young Morrissey Is An Expert On The Sex Pistols & Punk Rock

Morrissey has a lot of feelings. It’s what makes him a great singer/songwriter and also what defines him as a difficult baby monster. It seems Morrissey’s been developing these tendencies…

Julie Gerstein | July 20, 2013 - 2:00 pm

TV Talk Show Flashback: All The Punks, Goths & Club Kids Your Parents Were Afraid You Might Become

Talk shows in the ’80s and early ’90s were obsessed with sussing out the latest subculture and parading it on display for the entire world to gawk at. Whether goth,…

Julie Gerstein | February 20, 2013 - 10:00 am

5 Perfect Gifts For … The Punk Princess

All this month The Frisky is serving up holiday gift guides to help you pick presents for everyone on your list. First up, we’ve got gifts for the punk rock

Julie Gerstein | December 3, 2012 - 1:20 pm

Must Watch: Laura Jane Grace Of Against Me! Talks About Her Transgender Coming Out

Earlier this year, Laura Jane Grace of the band Against Me! came out as transgender in a revealing interview with Rolling Stone. Since then, Grace (formerly known as Tom Gabel) and…

Julie Gerstein | June 20, 2012 - 9:20 am

“From The Back Of The Room”: New Documentary On Women In Punk Music

It’s been a kickass couple of years for women in music alternative scenes. Last year two books that dealt heavily with the Riot Grrl movement were published —…

Jessica Wakeman | July 24, 2011 - 10:00 am

My Love Letter To Fanzines

Before the Internet took over our lives and blogs and Tumblrs were the common parlance for self-indulgent self-expression, there were fanzines. And I had one. Actually, a few.

Julie Gerstein | June 30, 2011 - 1:00 pm

RIP: Legendary Feminist Punk Singer Poly Styrene Dies

This morning, we were sad to learn of the death of Poly Styrene, the infamous singer of ’70s punk band X-Ray Spex. Styrene — born Marian Joan Elliott-Said –…

Julie Gerstein | April 26, 2011 - 12:20 pm