When Bomp! Records manufactured promo tee shirts a couple of years ago that proclaimed: "Bomp! The label that invented punk, garage, power-pop . . . and possibly everything else in the last 30 years," some people were pissed off by the bold claim. The label meant it as a joke, but the really funny thing is that others have indeed given the label credit, not completely undeservedly, for all those things throughout the years. Bomp!'s celebrating 25 years as a record label this month, but the saga really begins much... More >>>
Wild Don Lewis
Bomp! co-founder Greg Shaw: Responsible for inventing punk, garage and power pop?