Rancid at the Warfield on Saturday.
September 11, 2011
Better than: Blasting Let's Go through a walkman on the bus to high school.
The pit at Rancid's performance at the Warfield on Saturday was the kind of place where you make new friends and new enemies. Only a few so ... More >>
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Matt Freeman has been a force in East Bay punk for more than two decades.Just when it seemed like almost everyone in the big-time East Bay punk band Rancid has had a side project of their own except for bassist Matt Freeman, the 44-year-old bassist is today releasing Devil's Brigade, a long-in-th ... More >>
Operation Ivy at 924 GilmanJesse Michaels, you have just earned yourself enough punk rock cred to fill a dirty van. (Or a four-door car, as the case may have been.)In an interview with Jewcy, Michaels, singer of the short-lived-but-much-mythologized East Bay ska-punk band Operation Ivy, fro ... More >>