Matt Freedman

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2012

    Why Operation Ivy Will Always Be Better Than Rancid

    See also: Throwback Thursday: Green Day's Dookie Ronald Reagan's wars, both on drugs and against the "evil empire," made the '80s a prime time to be a punk band. The scene was ripe in California, notably in the Bay Area, as 924 Gilman Street opened and crossover genres exploded in popularity. At ... More >>

  • News

    September 23, 1999

    Pleading Poverty

    Something doesn't add up with the Diamondbacks' ballyhooed "cash call"