KCET announces the winners of Punk Rock Stories.
A picture submission by Marc illustrating punk rock.
The first time I tasted freedom was through Siouxsie and the Banshees and their battle cry.
I grew up in New Hampshire and got into punk at an early age by idolizing some of the older kids in the neighborhood who played in bands.
My #1 Story: Dancing in a go-go cage for Elvis Costello.
One summer night in the early 80s Ivan, Tony and I got into a little unwanted trouble. We were bored so we decided to do a small political action.
In the spring of 1979 I was just out of high school and looking to break into singing with bands. I wound up in the punk rock scene by happenstance...