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  • I was a teenage punk

    By Tom Teicholz

    February 1, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    Recently I asked a 15-year-old boy what music he listened to. His answer: "No one you ever heard of." A perfect answer. Because what every fan needs, what every person should have, is music that is his own.

    Over the years, there's been a lot of music that has mattered to me. That...

  • Book reveals secrets from the Patriarchs of Punk: CBGBs was really Heebie Jeebies

    By Marc Ballon

    February 1, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    "The Heebie-Jeebies at CBGB's: A Secret History of Jewish Punk," by Steven Lee Beeber (Chicago Review Press, $24.95).

    They were your mother's worst nightmare.

    They wore beat-up leather jackets and ripped jeans held together with safety pins. They spat out three-minute, buzz-saw...