punk

Hungary

raw photos of hungary's underground 80s punk scene

Photojournalist András Bánkuti captured Budapest's nascent punk community as it rose up under a totalitarian regime.
Sarah Moroz
12.12.17
punk

unforgettable portraits of young hardcore punks outside cbgb

In the early 1980s, Drew Carolan assisted Richard Avedon on his landmark project ‘In the American West.’ When Carolan returned to New York, he applied Avedon’s strategy to capture a new youth tribe on the edge.
Emily Manning
10.25.17
Culture

the secret history of new york’s punk graffiti artists

Hip-hop was the exclusive soundtrack to graffiti in the 1980s, right? Wrong. On the other side of the tracks, Sabbath-listening, CBGB-frequenting punks of NYC’s hardcore scene were developing an inimitable style of their own.
Matthew Whitehouse
8.22.17
Music

this new book examines new york's early-aughts music scene

"Meet Me in the Bathroom" is an oral history of the last true rock'n’roll music scene – New York 2001-2010.
Kate Hutchinson
8.8.17
Culture

photographing the surprising intricacy of punk hairstyles

Derek Ridgers started taking portraits at London punk clubs after realizing the kids looked more interesting than the bands. As he shares the most iconic snaps from his archive, he tells i-D about counterculture hairstyles and why young people are just...
Hannah Ongley
6.23.17
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
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