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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.

Louis Jacinto Photo Column — The Bags, farewell 1979

Louis Jacinto Photo Column — The Bags, farewell 1979

This image from 1979 of Pat Bag and Rob Ritter were among the last photographs I took of The Bags. Farewell.

Razorcake 100th Issue Celebration Reading Podcast

Razorcake 100th issue celebration reading

Readings by Chris Terry, Donna Ramone, Sean Carswell, Jim Ruland, Alma Rosa, Cynthia Guardado, Violeta M. Tablilla-Esquivel, and a performance by PHAG. Photos by Amina Cruz and Jennifer Federico

Louis Jacinto Photo Column – The Bags

Alice Bag | Louis Jacinto

Alice Bag! That voice!

We Were There: Voices from L.A. Punk’s First Wave – An Oral History hosted by Alice Bag

We Were There: Voices from L.A. Punk's First Wave—An Oral History hosted by Alice Bag

“It wasn’t just about music or clothes. It was about not blindly accepting society’s norms. We challenged the status quo with everything at our disposal—race, class, gender—but we did it by just being ourselves.” –Alice Bag