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Read anything punk in a while?

January 26, 2015

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I am reading Viv Albertine’s memoir, Clothes, Clothes, Clothes. Music, Music, Music. Boys, Boys, Boys. I realized how important and relevant her story is about half way through. It’s a story of the working class, a lost generation, creative anxiety and gutsy feminism all wrapped up in punk. “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” by The Slits, […]

Mo-dettes – White Mice

April 26, 2012

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A short-lived Raincoats’ band member named Kate Korris was also a Mo-dette. Kate was in The Slits too. Here is an incredibly entertaining Mo-dettes video for “White Mice.” The video quality is VHS home recording at its finest. Punk? New Wave? Neither? Both? You decide. “White Mice” was released in 1979 on Mode Records.