Harley Flanagan

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2014

    Why New York Is More Punk Than L.A.

    Anyone with a half way decent record collection and half working brain knows New York City is the birthplace of punk. And I'm not trying to start beef here; I'm just trying to lay down some truth. This week our sister paper the L.A. Weekly ran a wrongheaded article, "Why L.A. Is More Punk Than New ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2013

    The Best Concerts in New York This Weekend, 7/19/13

    For more shows throughout the weekend, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which is updated daily.

  • Voice Choices

    July 17, 2013
  • Blogs

    May 15, 2013

    The Oral History of NYC's Metal/Hardcore Crossover

    Excerpted from the book Louder Than Hell: The Definitive Oral History of Metal, published by It Books and available May 14 New York is a music mecca—the Brill Building, Broadway, street performers, subway buskers, the Metropolitan opera—but it's not known for its abundance of successful ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2012

    Q&A: Keith Morris Of OFF! On Greg Ginn, The Black Flag Days And SST Records

    Keith Morris, a few years shy of 60, remains typically snotty as hell, with trademark grimy dreads hanging from a head splotched with bald spots. But he also happens to be one happy camper. The iconoclastic ex-Black Flag bawler—whose bratty freak-puke was on SST Records' initial release (the N ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    December 21, 2011
  • Blogs

    August 19, 2011

    Here Is A Glossy Pop Cover Of The Cro-Mags' "Malfunction"

    The New York pop outfit Lavalette has among its members New York hardcore stalwart Mike Dijan, so perhaps it shouldn't be too surprising that its first single is a cover of the 1986 track "Malfunction" by scene titans the Cro-Mags. Although don't expect the remake to be all snarling and angry; Lava ... More >>

  • News

    April 29, 2008

    The Bloodclot Diaries

    The brutal life and times of John 'Bloodclot' Joseph: New York hardcore icon, Krishna devotee, hustler, survivor

  • Music

    September 19, 2006

    Out of Step, Out of Time

    Black Flag, white guilt, blood-red noses collide in self-congratulatory American Hardcore