I Love Uk Punk Rock From the 70's

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    Another Queens Jubilee arrive.  It takes me back to the Silver Jubilee in 1977.  Britain at the height of the Punk era.  LOL I was there in tartan, bondage trousers, safety pins and wild spiked up hair. The Sex Pistols:-  Pretty Vacant   The Stranglers:-  Peaches  
    charlie1960 charlie1960
    51-55, M
    Apr 3, 2012

    They Killed Disco - God Bless Them!

    I was never too wild about punk, a little too "anti-musical" for me, but the raw energy and anger were a welcome breath of foul air after the coked-up schlock-fest that was disco, one of the darkest chapters in American music.  If you want to watch a brilliant...
    ElLagarto ElLagarto
    56-60, M
    4 Responses Jul 18, 2007
    Funkadelic Funkadelic
    36-40, M
    1 Response Aug 11, 2012


    The whole rebellious way of life that these punks have is just great. They were so different than all the music going on at that time. They made their own scene. They figured that everything being played at that time was all technical and what not, so they said SIMPLIFY IT...
    wewantcowbell wewantcowbell
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Nov 15, 2007
    Funkadelic Funkadelic
    36-40, M
    Aug 11, 2012

    Chicago Punk

    Jammin some Screeching Weasel and some old Life Sentence
    chewie666 chewie666
    41-45, M
    Jan 9, 2013

    God Save The Queen

    The Sex Pistols were the most memorable band in the late 70s and are a punk icon!!There were other good punk bands then but they stick out the most for me!!!
    Spitbak Spitbak
    46-50, M
    1 Response Aug 31, 2011

    "Punk rock love is getting your first kiss

    and almost losing your virginity at the same time, meanwhile you’re trying not to wake up the other person sleeping in the same bed. Groping in the bushes by the freeway and later you realize that all the passing cars could see you. Exploring the wasteland together. holding...
    notext notext
    51-55, M
    Jan 31, 2015

    Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah

    the clash the buzzcocks the damned the sex pistols the jam the fleshtones the talking heads love it
    Vancity89 Vancity89
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Nov 4, 2009

    I Like It Now

    I, too wasn't much into UK punk in the 70s 80s although what little I heard in our town I liked. ( I hated disco. )  30 years later,  the anger and bitterness really appeals to me.  What does That say?  I also like the humorous way some groups...
    elsiew elsiew
    46-50, F
    Nov 18, 2009
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