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A Psychedelic Fur's Journey to Satellite Paradiso

Tom Semioli | Posted 04.22.2014 | Entertainment
Tom Semioli

If you missed the Furs the first time around, go figure out why their seven studio albums still sound as fresh as they did the day they came out. John Ashton is that rare breed of guitar player whom you can identify in a single chord.

Peter Hook's Dreams Never End

Salvatore Bono | Posted 10.26.2013 | Entertainment
Salvatore Bono

Many musicians try and find success with one band or one outlet. It is very rare that a musician can find deep success and respect with two bands. For Peter Hook, who played bass in both Joy Division and New Order, he has managed to accomplish that task.

Reinventing the Post-Punk Era: Why Savages Might Find Nirvana

Russell C. Smith | Posted 08.12.2013 | Entertainment
Russell C. Smith

Punk music in its purest form projects an element of danger and disruption, rage and revolt. It is music with the power to jolt the listener awake. Maybe 2013 will be the year British post-punk wakes people up.

A Modern Classic: The Cops' Free Electricity

Alex Remington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Alex Remington

Their biggest influences seem to be British, right down to the "oh-oh-oh" backup vocals and percussive post-punk guitars but there ain't nothing un-American about the way The Cops kick ass.

A Modern Classic: Young Knives' Superabundance, 2008, Post-Punk With Enthusiasm

Alex Remington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Alex Remington

Derivative isn't a bad thing, provided you can come up with a good enough hook.