Salad Days: A Decade Of Punk In Washington, DC (1980-90) [Blu-ray]


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Actor: Various

Audience Rating: NR (Not Rated)

Brand: DVD

Format: Blu-ray

Number Of Discs: 1

Publisher: New Rose

Release Date: 2015-09-18

Running Time: 90

Details: Salad Days: A Decade of Punk in Washington, DC (1980-90) examines the early DIY punk scene in the Nation's Capital. It was a decade when seminal bands like Bad Brains, Minor Threat, Government Issue, Scream, Void, Faith, Rites of Spring, Marginal Man, Fugazi, and others released their own records and booked their own shows-without major record label constraints or mainstream media scrutiny. Contextually, it was a cultural watershed that predated the alternative music explosion of the 1990s (and the industry's subsequent implosion). Thirty years later, DC's original DIY punk spirit serves as a reminder of the hopefulness of youth, the power of community and the strength of conviction. Bonus features include: Live performances by Fugazi, Government Issue, Gray Matter, Marginal Man, Beefeater, Embrace, Holy Rollers, and Soulside, Additional interviews with Henry Rollins, Ian MacKaye, Kevin Seconds, Brian Baker, and many others

UPC: 760137787792

EAN: 0760137787792