A colorful Lot, these. This is punk band Abrasive Wheels, and there's something quite colorful and fun about the eighties style transmutation than what passes for 'style' today. Vocalist Phil "Shonna" Rzonca is seen at far right, sporting early punk's popular (but now largely passe) hijacking of the 50's dress coat clashed with punk's more autonomous elements: studded Belts, tight pants, and rips. No band today would dare venture into this territory, but it is sorely missed.
Make The Music Go Bang!: The Early L.A. Punk Scene LOTS OF EARLY PUNK PHOTOS
An Intimate View of Early Punk San Francisco
<b>Think your studded leather jacket is cool?</b> A look into the beginnings of punk culture and style.
Ultimate early 2000's punk rock collection
Ryan Richardson is one of the United States’ foremost collectors, archivists, and dealers of punk rock records and ephemera, as well as being the Internet saint who created free online archives of Star, Rock Scene, and Slash magazines. He also runs Fanzinefaves.com, a repository of various early punk zines as well as the exhaustive punk info blog Break My Face. We’ve written about Richardson’s punk altruism before here at Dangerous Minds. The last time was when he uploaded the entire…
PREVIEW! Collection of Poorgirl Skirts going up for sale Sunday 3/12 on eBay ~ Please, no early buyers. the sale starts 3/12 Sunday at 8pm MST; 7pm Pacific & 10pm EST ~ measurements, descriptions & prices TBA <3