Welcome to Venice Rxcx by Ric Clayton (Kill Your Idols) $45 - Book featuring the work of the guy who does the art work for the Suicidal Tendencies, lots of like-minded bands, LA skate graphics n more. All I wanted was a Pepsi, but I got this book instead. -Liz M. Unusual Sounds: …
Austin Punk Invasion
Published by Left of the Dial Books
86p, 6"x9", color cover, perfect-bound book, b+w inside
Austin Punk Invasion features a survey of Austin’s first wave punk and hardcore eras, including: Jeff Smith, notorious swaggering singer of the Hickoids, Smarts Dads, and Bang Gang; forever cool Ty Gavin of the Next; Tom Huckabee, drummer for the irreverent disruptors the Huns; and Steve Marsh of the roiling artful rock’n’punks Terminal Mind; plus limber, powerhouse drummer Pat Doyle of Offenders! It also includes 2017 MDC tour diaries by Dave Dictor, a photo archive by Ty Gavin, a new biographic excerpt by Gary Floyd of the Dicks; and micro-memoirs by a younger generation, including Marc Ruvolo of the Fur Coats, Tracey Torres of Black Salve, and Sophie Rousmaniere the Elected Officials.