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15 Halloween Songs Rated By Spookiness

In a world beset by attacks on human rights, disease, death, and social media, the one thing everyone can agree is the scariest thing is,…
Kelly Conaboy | October 25, 2016 - 1:51 pm


Punk’s 50 Greatest Albums

Twenty five years into its publishing history, the UK's most widely circulated weekly music mag Kerrang! offers up its list for the finest punk records…
Stereogum | November 29, 2006 - 11:16 am

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Watch Dead Cross Cover Dead Kennedys’ “Nazi Punks Fuck Off” With Jello Biafra

"Nazi Punks Fuck Off," a one-minute 1981 rager from American punk overlords the Dead Kennedys, isn't the best Dead Kennedys song, but it might be…
Tom Breihan | August 24, 2017 - 12:31 pm

Jello Biafra Turns Down Offer To Reunite With Dead Kennedys At Riot Fest

Last year, the organizers of Riot Fest pulled off the impossible, getting former Misfits bandmates and longtime adversaries Glenn Danzig and Jerry Only to reunite,…
Tom Breihan | February 20, 2017 - 9:32 am

Horny Dead Kennedys Fans Probably Won’t Face Charges For Onstage Sex Act

American hardcore originators the Dead Kennedys are currently touring without Jello Biafra, their iconic frontman. And actually, they've been touring without him since 2001, as…
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2015 - 9:18 am

Ryan Adams Unveils 7″ With Johnny Depp, Christmas Merch, Dead Kennedys Cover

Ryan Adams' self-released Pax-Am era continues to be incredibly fruitful. The latest batch of Adams news includes a 7" with Johnny Depp, Christmas merchandise, and…
Chris DeVille | December 15, 2014 - 3:16 pm

Watch Arcade Fire Cover Dead Kennedys’ “California Über Alles” In Santa Barbara

Arcade Fire's latest localized tribute cover went down last night at the Santa Barbara Bowl. Dead Kennedys' "California Über Alles" was the song of choice,…
Chris DeVille | August 5, 2014 - 1:56 pm

Check Out A Pic Of A Young Jon Stewart Moshing At A Dead Kennedys Show [UPDATE: Not Jon!]

Photographer Irish Willis Peele's thing was shooting punk band Frontline (and others) in Virginia, and her archive includes the above pic of students moshing at…
Corban Goble | January 27, 2012 - 5:14 pm

Jello Biafra Gives Planet Terror Two Thumbs Down

Hardcore icon and Green Party politico Jello Biafra has lambasted his former bandmates for licensing "Too Drunk To Fuck" for Robert Rodriguez's new zombie flick.
Stereogum | March 14, 2007 - 1:50 pm