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Interview with Gary Floyd by David Ensminger

Gary Floyd by David Ensminger

In turbulent times, when the President is openly sexist, gay culture has begun to blur into a gradient of “queer,” and police violence is omnipresent, Gary Floyd reminds us how the punk explosion cohered a sense of freedom that is still being sought. As singer for the ribald, raucous, and renegade Dicks, he became a folk hero of the left, while Sister Double Happiness helped ignite a roots-punk movement alongside Gun Club, X, Divine Horsemen, and others.