History Lesson, Part II

Recently, I’ve developed a fascination with the 80’s hardcore scene – alright, indie scene – particularly those profiled in Michael Azerrad’s Our Band Could Be Your Life. I’m about halfway through the book now, and I’m pretty satisfied about what I’ve read so far. It’s full of good stories and insight to some really exciting ban Check the wiki for it here.

Here’s the list of the thirteen bands profiled.

Black Flag
The Minutemen
Mission of Burma
Minor Threat
Hüsker Dü
The Replacements
Sonic Youth
Butthole Surfers
Big Black
Dinosaur Jr.
Fugazi
Mudhoney
Beat Happening