hello afro-punkers, i'd like to raise the issue of class, in this discussion, if anyone is interested.in england, where punk took off as a worldwide phenomenon, the issue of class was an integral…Continue
here's an anecdote for you!back in 199? in London i was roadying for a fabulous guitarist/songwriter/singer/producer from memphis called "JEROD", who had played with AL GREEN, and had played with the…Continue
"MEAN PEOPLE SUCK"? O.K. that's true about RAP. but also punk; rockabilly; death metal; hardcore; oi; thrash; european ska...etc. in europe, guitar-orientated music is often linked with groups that…Continue
JOURNALIST: do you have a "diktat" in the group, imposed rules?
DUKE: yes, we have to wear a "WASTED CONVERSATION" t-shirt to every rehearsal.
JOURNALIST: how did you meet and is there a leader, a sort of guru?
DUKE: we met at an "african dance party" function where i was the "official photographer"( i still haven't been paid-valery!) and ROCKETT 808(my drummer-we are a power-duo) was doing the security. he's hard you know! we found that we had a mutual interests in…Continue