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04-17-2007, 08:41 AM
Subtitled How Neo-Punk Stage-Dived into the Mainstream, the book by Matt Diehl promises interviews with Fall Out Boy, Dropkick Murphys, Kevin Lyman of Warped, the Distillers, Dashboard Confessional, Brett Gurewitz of Bad Religion/Epitaph, Simple Plan, Bouncing Souls, the Bronx, Suicide Girls, Fat Mike of NoFX, the Explosion, The Used, Yellowcard, Offspring, and so many more.

The book examines issues like "Mall Punk," the collision of corporate sponsorship and punk at events like the Warped Tour and the politics of punk in the mainstream era.


Among other things, Matt Diehl examines neo punk's beginnings via legends like Bad Religion, Green Day, Operation Ivy, and Rancid.

04-17-2007, 09:14 AM
Looks interesting, i may actually try to read that.