Diane Gamboa's photographs and commentary provide a window into the explosive energy of the East Los Angeles music scene of the early 1980s.
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UNPOPULAR CULTURE was originally produced for Webstories: Cultural Journalism for Southern California. If you have a memory or personal story related to Los Angeles Punk Rock or New Wave, we'd love to hear it. What's Your L.A. Punk Rock / New Wave Moment?
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