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The Punk Singer
Kathleen Hanna, the ultra-charismatic co-founder of the third-wave feminist riot grrrl movement and full-on DIY icon is the subject of this documentary.
"...Watching Sini Anderson's short, sharp, punk-rock documentary on the herstory of Kathleen Hanna, the ultra-charismatic..."

Dec. 6, 2013 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

SLC Punk!
"...not Keanu. Lillard cuts a fine figure as 18-year-old punk rawker Stevo, a blue-haired, self-proclaimed anarchist trapped, for the..."

April 30, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

How a Collaboration Between Roky Erickson and Doug Sahm Became Part of the Blueprint for Punk Rock
Chapter one of the Austin Punk Chronicles concludes with two local legends setting the stage for a global music revolution
"...and Maybelline – the Dolls became a blueprint for punk rock. Keith Richards worship from guitarist Johnny Thunders, blitzkrieg..."

Aug. 9, 2019 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

Wizard World: Five Reasons Why CM Punk Should Stay Champ
(or at least remain in the WWE title hunt)
"...CM Punk is not just the best professional wrestler in the..."

Oct. 28, 2012 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

The Origins of Austin Punk in the Aftermath of the 13th Floor Elevators
Roky Erickson hurtles toward Doug Sahm in Chapter 1, Part 1 of the Austin Punk Chronicles
"...what they just saw and heard. Clash City Cow Punks..."

Aug. 2, 2019 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

"Dawn Okoro: Punk Noir" at the Carver Museum
The artist provides a corrective to preconceived notions of punk, exploring the ethos through black personal style
"...of their style, and hers, in an exhibition called "Punk Noir" preclude the punk kiss of death, "poser." The..."

May 11, 2018 Arts Review by Melany Jean

SXSW Music Featured Session: Laura Jane Grace, Our Lady of Punk, Devours SXSW
Against Me! founder on the “demonstrable power of punk”
"...life and career as the founder of seminal Gainesville punksters Against Me!, her experience coming out as transgender, and..."

March 15, 2019 Qmmunity Post by Beth Sullivan

1991: The Year Punk Broke
This snarling, loudly exultant record of the 1991 European tour by Sonic Youth, Nirvana, Dinosaur Jr., and other bands, bursts with lunatic concert footage, inspired backstage antics, baffling contract riders, and self-deprecating humor from the groups.
"...Babes in Toyland, Gumball and the Ramones. The first punk rock tour documentary? Hardly. The early Eighties produced a..."

Dec. 4, 1992 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

SXSW Music Panel: No Future – 1976 and the Birth of Punk in the UK
Defining a culture resistant to academic dissection
"...in 1976 of UK music weekly Sounds and now “punk professor” at the Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music..."

March 17, 2016 SXSW Post by Tim Stegall

Pocket Fishrmen Serve up Punk and ... Fish
What to expect at the punk cutups’ annual Fish Fry
"...recording engineers. He's also lead guitarist for 30-year Austin punk rock superheroes, the Pocket Fishrmen...."

June 1, 2018 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

The Kiss That Ignited Austin's Punk Scene
Made in Texas occasions a trip down nostalgia lane
"...to Raul’s, the tiny nightclub on Guadalupe, where Austin’s punk scene ignited with a kiss. The kiss in question..."

March 15, 2015 SXSW Post by Joe O'Connell

Pat Blashill’s Elegant, Extreme Images of Lone Star Punk
Butthole Surfers and Big Boys’ heyday captured in Texas Is the Reason
"...Texas Is the Reason: The Mavericks of Lone Star Punk instead patches together Austin’s charismatic early DIY scene accompanied..."

April 8, 2020 Music Post by Rachel Rascoe

CM Punk Calling Clobbering Time in Austin
WWE champ plus 'Walking Dead' star confirmed for Wizard World
"...in the world. Let's cut to the chase. CM Punk, star of WWE's Monday Night Raw is the best..."

Aug. 5, 2012 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Little Junior Puts Their Queer Spin on Punk
Canadian band is making pop punk fun (and political) again
"...Toronto-based band, is looking to shake up the pop punk scene. With gay-themed songs and an anti-misogynistic mindset, these..."

Feb. 3, 2017 Qmmunity Post by Rivers Wright

Punk Trilogy Gets a Re-release
Penelope Spheeris speaks on her restored punk doc triptych
"...Civilization trilogy, her ongoing chronicle of the Los Angeles punk rock scene sprawls over two decades of snarly, debauched..."

July 17, 2015 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Don't Call It Street Punk
A new breed of punk rules Red River
"..."Punk rock isn't a popularity contest," finishes Lopez, fire undimmed...."

Feb. 5, 2016 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

Muhammad Was a Punk Rocker
How a fictional music genre blossomed into a real movement
"...There is a Muslim punk rock scene in North America that goes by the..."

March 12, 2010 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

16 Punk Rock Bands to Slam Into at SXSW
"...most ferocious musical export presents September's Self Proclaimed Council Punk EP: working-class political rage, loud guitars, and accelerated tempos..."

March 15, 2019 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

Planet Funk Meets Planet Punk
Nu beats on famous bleats
"...to is Glen Friedman's TV Party. Don't stop. Do punk rock...."

Jan. 12, 2007 Music Feature by Marc Savlov

Faster Than Sound: Punk’s Not White at Black & Brown Fest
Austin punks of color shine at radical San Antonio collective’s second year, Mutual Feelings evolves on their own terms, and more music news
"...blocks online trolls daily from the pages of her punk collective, Xingonas in the Pit. Any messaging along the..."

Sept. 6, 2019 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Bomb City Retells the Tensions Behind the Killing of a Texas Punk
Brian Deneke’s life and death story comes to local screens
"...the parking lot of Amarillo's now-demolished Western Plaza, 19-year-old punk rocker and artist Brian Deneke was run over and..."

Feb. 9, 2018 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

South By So Much Punk
Pussy Riot, 'The Punk Syndrome,' and – count 'em – two docs about Green Day: Yep, punk is having a moment in the movies
"...There's a wealth of punk docs at SXSW this year, spanning the 40-year existence..."

March 8, 2013 Screens Feature by Audra Schroeder

Blowing the Dust Off Punk Record Collections
Jason Blackmore explores punk musicians' record collections in Records Collecting Dust II
"...something different," Jason Blackmore laughed. The 48-year-old San Diego-based punk musician-turned-filmmaker has just finished making Records Collecting Dust II,..."

Aug. 17, 2018 Screens Feature by Tim Stegall

Queercore's Punk Media Subculture
Curran Nault’s book sheds new light on being queer and punk
"...Now, with his first book, Queercore: Queer Punk Media Subculture, Nault returns to the subcultural and radical..."

Oct. 3, 2017 Qmmunity Post by Beth Sullivan

Pivotal Punk at SXSW Music
Don't miss this gang of 10
"...hooks flying from oblique angles, creating a modern, melodic punk with an art-school mind. The Tissues..."

March 16, 2018 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

The Boleys Put an Acid-Punk Spin on the Family Bands of the Sixties
Ethan, Emma & Jovian Boley do the punk rock
"...This ability resulted in the Boleys, an acid-punk variant on Sixties family act the Cowsills (or the..."

Jan. 19, 2018 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

Punk Rock Patron of Austin Music Richard Lynn
Super Secret founder and Sonic Transmissions Festival underwriter expands operations
"...At first, Super Secret's catalog documented Austin's punk and indie underground, bands that commanded the tiny stages..."

Sept. 15, 2017 Music Feature by Michael Toland

How a Joke on Facebook Became a Punk Album With 17 Covers of the Same Song
Austin punks offer takes on Worm Suicide song "Babies Ruin Bands"
"...chuckle yielded an instantly classic collection of contemporary ATX punk bands – all doing the same song. More or..."

April 5, 2019 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

Austin Punk Pioneer Steve Marsh Climbs the Star Ladder
Ex-Terminal Mind vocalist explores outré galaxies in Evil Triplet
"...are all really long. They're not your three minute, punk rock-length songs."..."

Feb. 10, 2017 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

Beto O'Rourke's Punk Rock Politics
Can the congressman from El Paso really take a Senate seat from Ted Cruz?
"...It's not every day you see an ex-punk rocker talk tax policy in a button-down, but those..."

Oct. 27, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

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