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Last year, the former Black Flag guitarist and bandleader Greg Ginn attempted a Black Flag reunion with no other original members and one guy, Ron Reyes, who'd sung with an early version of the band.…   Read Story »
Last summer Black Flag founder Greg Ginn sued his former bandmates for performing Black Flag material and using the iconic four bars logo under the name FLAG; Henry Rollins, who isn't involved with…   Read Story »
Last year, Greg Ginn brought back Black Flag. Sort of. Ginn, the guitarist and bandleader of the legendary hardcore band (and one of the most divisive figures in the early history of American…   Read Story »
As time-tested album cycles are discarded and abandoned, so too is an artist's traditional publicity window. In 2013, the best way to stay in the public eye was not to do interviews, but to bicker,…   Read Story »
As we've reported and deconstructed before, Black Flag reunited this year in the form of two competing versions made up of various members of the band. Band founder Greg Ginn has received a fair…   Read Story »
While there are two formations of Black Flag right now, the one with founder Greg Ginn has just released the first album in 28 years to be called a Black Flag record, and you can stream it now via…   Read Story »
The reunited Black Flag -- the one featuring founder Greg Ginn, though the U.S. District Court judge insists you don't need me to clarify that -- just announced details of the first Black Flag LP in…   Read Story »
Black Flag founder Greg Ginn has been in the business of alienating old SST Records associates for a while -- "No one from SST's glory days seems to have a good word to say about founder Greg Ginn,"…   Read Story »
The "reunited" Black Flag have mostly kept their name in the news via litigation and the general weirdness and WTF-ness of the fact that another reunited version of the same band is also making the…   Read Story »
As we deconstructed back in June, this year has seen two different Black Flag related reunions. The founding guitarist Greg Ginn is touring with Ron Reyes as Black Flag. They have released new songs,…   Read Story »