The New Punk Rock?

By John Phillips on July 22, 2019

Ever since Donald Trump was elected president, I have been waiting for some youth culture rebellion, some new kind of punk rock, to rise up. I mean, all the punks were pissed at Ronald Reagan in the 80’s, right? Reagan is really weak tea compared to Trump.

I kinda figured it would be a form of hip hop, this time. (And truth be told, this is likely the new punk rock.)

But for my money, the band bringing the new punk rock are the Idles.

Idles - Tiny Desk Concert

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