Columns

Nuclear Meltdown by Jamie L. Rotante

Laura_Collins_Nuclear_Meltdown

How the threat of a nuclear apocalypse affects my anxiety and history of fearing the end times.

Eden Kittiver Photo Column – DFMK

DFMK - Eden Kittiver

DFMK play Parks and Rock in Anaheim, CA

Louis Jacinto Photo Column—Gerardo Velazquez

Gerardo Velazquez

Punk Is Always Art

Daisy Noemi Photo Column – Sister Mantos

Sister Mantos by Daisy Noemi

La Cita is shook after a Sister Mantos performance.

Punk Parenthood For The Sleep Deprived, You Literally Can’t Stop the Beat by Jennifer Whiteford

Punk Parenthood For The Sleep Deprived

In which I try to always be a better parent than Velma Von Tussle.

Chris Boarts Larson Photo Column – Harum Scarum

Harum Scarum - Chris Boarts Larson

Harum Scarum: DIY to the max.

Ultraman and the Outhouse, Thirty Years Later By Tim Jamison

Ultraman Outhouse

In the middle of the country, in a corn field on a gravel road stood a cinderblock building where punk rock mayhem and fun happened, guns were fired, fireworks were exploded, and blazing bonfires were lit in the middle of the parking lot. If you were there, you saw just about every touring punk rock band in the ‘80s. I was lucky enough to play there about thirty times.

Eden Kittiver Photo Column – Fist Benders

Fist Benders - Eden Kittiver

I went back through the archives for this one and reminded myself how much I loved this band.

Louis Jacinto Photo Column—Phranc, Nervous Gender

Phranc Nervous Gender photo by Louis Jacinto

When we saw twenty-one-year-old Phranc, co-fronting Nervous Gender beginning in 1978, we knew we all still had a long, long way to go to understand how much ahead of the time this band was!

Daisy Noemi Photo Column – Kim Free

Kim Free photo by Daisy Noemi

Kim Free performs.