punk

beauty

geometric buzz cuts and colorful hair tattoos inspired by 90s punk culture

Hairstylist Janine Ker remakes retro trends with razors and rainbows.
Zio Baritaux
6.21.17
punk

electrifying portraits from san francisco's forgotten punk scene

Jim Jocoy revisits his electrifying dispatches from the Bay Area’s political punk scene 40 years after documenting it.
Emily Manning
6.16.17
Photography

herbie yamaguchi's early photos of boy george and depeche mode

The Japanese photographer captured the in-between moments of a magical decade.
6.14.17
Music

introducing internet wave, the french punk of the future

The French internet wave music scene — think Eurodance and trap combined with high-speed broadband — is one of the most prolific in existence. Here are the artists to watch.
Marie-Lou Morin
5.31.17
News

the trashy, tragic love story of 'sid & nancy' returns

The cult punk biopic is heading to the Criterion Collection, with behind-the-scenes footage and the infamous 1976 Sex Pistols interview that had Bill Grundy banned from British TV.
Hannah Ongley
5.17.17
Culture

rarely seen photos of the art punk scene in 80s naples

Against a backdrop of social and political turmoil, the Diamond Dogs club was home to an explosion of avant-garde creativity in Italy's underground movement of the early 80s.
Mattia Ruffolo
4.28.17
Music

​i am a cliché: documentary on x-ray spex frontwoman poly styrene announced

A crowdfunding campaign has started to fund the film, celebrating the legendary punk frontwoman on the 40th anniversary of seminal album 'Germfree Adolescents.'
Charlotte Gush
3.30.17
Music

otoboke beaver, the all-female japanese punk band named after a love hotel

We premiere 'Love Is Short' from the Kyoto four-piece's second EP, ahead of their U.S. debut at SXSW.
Ilana Kaplan
3.14.17
punk

nisennenmondai is the japanese punk rock trio turning pop music on its head

We spoke to the band about where it all began and what’s in store next for the three musicians and best friends. As taken from The Fifth Sense, a partnership with Chanel.
Shin Francis Miyagi
3.2.17
Photography

rare photos of parisian punks in the early 80s

Memories of the scene preserved thanks to photo booths – "like Amélie, but punk."
Micha Barban Dangerfield
2.28.17
Photography

inside the warzone: photographing belfast’s 90s punk scene

New book 'Belfast Punk' tells the story of the small counter-cultural hub that went on to become known as one of the most credible D.I.Y. venues in Europe.
Matthew Whitehouse
2.23.17
Art

jo brocklehurst, the mysterious outsider who illustrated punk

She sometimes wore three pairs of glasses at once, was exceptionally beautiful, and drew New Romantics and anarchist squatters in colors so vivid they glow under UV light.
Alice Newell-Hanson
2.7.17