Chainsaws, suicides, the KKK – the typical ingredients for a rockin’ punk love song. In tunes like “What’s Your Game” and “I Don’t Care,” Joey Ramone shows us how it’s done.
Mosh pits, heroin and performances in a church… just a few of the truly punk moments captured in these raw documentaries. From Dee Dee Ramone’s last days, to the revolving lineup of Circle Jerks, to the protest-art of Pussy Riot, prepare to start pogo’ing.
Eric Morse’s picture book history of punk — “What Is Punk?” — isn’t just for kids, although Anny Yi’s Play-Doh reproductions of The Stooges and The Sex Pistols alike will appeal to children of all ages.