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Evolution of Punk Hairstyles
Rules of the Tribe: Hardcore Punks and Hair Metal in the 1980s
Though punk rock 's first wave was a strictly '70s phenomenon, the form most certainly bled into the '80s, primarily on America's West Coast, where scores of bands forged a more concentrated, speedy and aggressive form of punk called hardcore. Many bands used punk as an inspiration to create their own unique post-punk blends, but these 10 artists best and most faithfully raised the punk rock flag and held it aloft for a new generation. This solid, ever-reliable L. During the '80s, the band remained fiercely independent in its commercial as well as artistic directions, even releasing an album that verged on '70s hard rock, 's Into the Unknown. Also, the band served as a vital link between punk's first wave and the '90s punk revival. Few punk or hardcore bands left a more distinct mark on '80s pop culture than San Francisco's wonderfully acerbic Dead Kennedys, which embraced revolutionary, equal-opportunity offensiveness and controversy all the way from its name to its exhausting demise.
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Hardcore punk often abbreviated to hardcore is a punk rock music genre and subculture that originated in the late s. It is generally faster, harder, and more aggressive than other forms of punk rock. It was also inspired by New York punk rock and early proto-punk. Hardcore punk generally disavows commercialism , the established music industry and "anything similar to the characteristics of mainstream rock "  and often addresses social and political topics with "confrontational, politically-charged lyrics. Hardcore sprouted underground scenes across the United States in the early s, particularly in Washington, D. Hardcore has spawned the straight edge movement and its associated submovements, hardline and youth crew. Hardcore was heavily involved in the rise of the independent record labels in the s and with the DIY ethics in underground music scenes. It has also influenced various music genres that have experienced widespread commercial success, including alternative rock and thrash metal. While traditional hardcore has never experienced mainstream commercial success, some of its early pioneers have garnered appreciation over time.
Top definition. Long Haired Punk unknown. A long haired punk is used to describe a long haired male in the modern punk rock culture. A long haired punk is considered the " black sheep " of the modern punk culture. He makes his own clothes is very pro DIY and choses to grow his hair out long instead of cutting it and getting a Mohawk. A long haired punk won't give a shit If you think he's a poser, because while your dyeing your hair pink he will be out thrashing in the mosh pit.