"Musicality" -- and all that the term implies -- has long been the most misunderstood and undervalued element of punk rock. It's the kind of thing that so-called "real" punks have frowned upon ever since Glen Matlock was drummed out of the Sex Pistols for being too fond of the Beatles. That mentality, as well as some overactive pituitary glands, eventually resulted in the tuneless dreck known as SoCal/Orange County scene and, in turn, dozens of other... More >>>
"Oh, yeah!": The Vox Poppers, from left, Art Banko, Mike "Bam Bam" Sversvold, Nick K. and Tony Fontaine.