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Punk Island 2017 in pics

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The annual, free, all ages NYC punk festival Punk Island returned yesterday (6/18), moving from Governors Island to Randall’s Island…

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American Pinup bring their crooning punk sound to Bowery Electric on 6.20

Source: Deli Magazine NY

American Pinup bring their crooning punk sound to Bowery Electric on 6.20

NY’s American Pinup formed in 2010 out of Westchester County and combine elements from punk rock and power pop, blending catchy pop hooks and melodies with the spirit and energy of the punk ethos. The track “Living the Dream” off The Radio EP is a swift punk song characterized by its infectious drumming and West’s snotty vocals reminiscent of Gwen Stefani. “Start” highlights West’s contrasting vocal styles as she bounces back and forth between her smooth, crooning vocals and a raspy yell. The singer channels Brody Dalle of The Distillers with a little more bite to ...

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