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Razorcake Issue #71 from 2012, featuring Night Birds, Bombόn, Kid Congo Powers, Punknews Buyout

Razorcake Issue #71

“At the end of those punk documentaries you just get somebody who’s completely arrogant and has no idea. They think it stopped as soon as they stopped going to shows and started working at Home Depot.” –Night Birds

An Oral History of the Gun Club by Ryan Leach

An Oral History of the Gun Club by Ryan Leach

The Gun Club is one of Los Angeles’s greatest bands. Lead singer, guitarist, and figurehead Jeffrey Lee Pierce fits in easily with the genius songwriting of Arthur Lee (Love), Chris Hillman (Byrds), and John Doe and Exene (X). Unfortunately, neither he nor his band achieved the notoriety of his fellow luminary Angelinos.