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    https://punkrockbowling.com/



    I posted this in the Vegas thread but that doesn't get much use. This years lineup looks pretty good so far and they are still going to add another handful of shows.

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    Cool that they got Bill Stevenson playing with Flag, but dammit, it's not Black Flag without Ginn. And honestly, they're going to ignore a vast majority of Black Flag's music, including some of the best work they did (the My War/In My Head/Slip It In tracks). I'm super glad that they're doing stuff again because that music should not be ignored, I just wish there was a way to get the real band together again.

    Best would be the 1982 lineup playing again, with Rollins, Dez Cadena and Greg Ginn on guitars, Dukowski on bass and Chuck Biscuits on drums. They never released anything, but the demos from that period confirm that was the best Black Flag that ever existed.
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    I am not going pay $105+boarding+travel to see 13 minutes of black flag musix performed live.I could careless about the other bands and i really do not like bowling.......fuck bowling

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    gb have you ever listened to DRI? They seem right up your alley
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    I will check them out tonight .Thanks!

    Trentemoller @ Mezzanine 04/06/14
    The Knife @ The Fox 04/15/14
    Factory Floor @ The Independent 04/16/14
    The Afghan Whigs @ Slim's 04/17/14
    Simian Mobile Disco, Earth @ Pappy and Harriet's 04/26/15
    Austin Psych Fest @ Carson Creek Ranch 05/02-04/14
    The Decemberist @ Crystal Ballroom 05/30/14
    Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds @ The Warfield 07/07/14


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    Hmmmm this is super tempting actually. Great line up overall. I wonder if all the other bands to fill up the whole three days will be total garbage.
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    4/5/14 - Trentemoller - Fonda // 4/9/14 - The Knife - Fox Theater Pomona // 4/22/14 - Dillinger Escape Plane - Glasshouse// 5/23/14 - 5/26/14 Punk Rock Bowling - Las Vegas
    5/28/14 - Elbow - Wiltern // 7/9/14 - Cloud Nothings - Roxy // 8/25/14 - Nine Inch Nails - Hollywood Bowl


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    D.R.I. were a great listen I would LOVE to hear Five Year Plan live.

    Trentemoller @ Mezzanine 04/06/14
    The Knife @ The Fox 04/15/14
    Factory Floor @ The Independent 04/16/14
    The Afghan Whigs @ Slim's 04/17/14
    Simian Mobile Disco, Earth @ Pappy and Harriet's 04/26/15
    Austin Psych Fest @ Carson Creek Ranch 05/02-04/14
    The Decemberist @ Crystal Ballroom 05/30/14
    Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds @ The Warfield 07/07/14


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    Dude, you'd probably also like a ton of the Damned's work. They were all over the place and lots of it was really great. Try Machine Gun Etiquette.
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    Yep, the Damned were one of my favorite bands for a while. Subhumans should really be listened to as well.
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    4/5/14 - Trentemoller - Fonda // 4/9/14 - The Knife - Fox Theater Pomona // 4/22/14 - Dillinger Escape Plane - Glasshouse// 5/23/14 - 5/26/14 Punk Rock Bowling - Las Vegas
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    Quote Originally Posted by bmack86 View Post
    Cool that they got Bill Stevenson playing with Flag, but dammit, it's not Black Flag without Ginn. And honestly, they're going to ignore a vast majority of Black Flag's music, including some of the best work they did (the My War/In My Head/Slip It In tracks). I'm super glad that they're doing stuff again because that music should not be ignored, I just wish there was a way to get the real band together again.

    Best would be the 1982 lineup playing again, with Rollins, Dez Cadena and Greg Ginn on guitars, Dukowski on bass and Chuck Biscuits on drums. They never released anything, but the demos from that period confirm that was the best Black Flag that ever existed.
    Greg is doing this instead....

    Black Flag guitarist Greg Ginn and professional skateboarder Mike Vallely have formed a new band called Good For You. Their debut album, Life is Too Short to Not Hold a Grudge, will be released on February 26th via SST Records. Listen to one of the tracks, "Hanging Around," here: https://soundcloud.com/goodforyou-1/hanging-around

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    Still not black flag

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    The Knife @ The Fox 04/15/14
    Factory Floor @ The Independent 04/16/14
    The Afghan Whigs @ Slim's 04/17/14
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    Austin Psych Fest @ Carson Creek Ranch 05/02-04/14
    The Decemberist @ Crystal Ballroom 05/30/14
    Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds @ The Warfield 07/07/14


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    SUbhumans are awesome live! I never really listened to them much but my gf wanted to see them. Went to thee parkside in sf to check them out and holy crap they were sooo much fun.

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    I have never actually listened to the Subhumans because I always see that patch on every single crust vest that rolls through town
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    Quote Originally Posted by stinkbutt View Post
    I have never actually listened to the Subhumans because I always see that patch on every single crust vest that rolls through town
    Exactly.
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    I hate bowling.

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    This looks pretty good to me, I was reading about the bowling, seems like too much hassle, I would just go for the music.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Drinkey McDrinkerstein View Post
    Subhumans should really be listened to as well.
    Incorrect!
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    If the board has taught me anything, it's to not listen to Devin when he says a band is not worth listening to.
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    Bowling is fucking fantastic highlighted with punk music is awesome. If it was in my city I would do this in a second.

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    Subhumans were a ton of fun when I saw them as a teenager. I haven't listened to them in many many years and even then not very extensively but they're definitely better than most of the bands you see filling up Hot Topic issued leather jackets.
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    Subhumans are certainly more deserving than the dreck that is The Casualties.
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    4/5/14 - Trentemoller - Fonda // 4/9/14 - The Knife - Fox Theater Pomona // 4/22/14 - Dillinger Escape Plane - Glasshouse// 5/23/14 - 5/26/14 Punk Rock Bowling - Las Vegas
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    Added some bands I will definatley be there this year, itll be my first time in vega... still holding out hope bronx get added

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    Damn, that got a lot better with the additions. Devo and the Weirdos? Yes please.
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    Holy shit. This line up is actually pretty damn great. Bellingham usually has insanely cheap flights to Vegas too... I am tempted by this.
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    And it's been long established that Chris hates fun.

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    I'll admit, I'm pretty damn tempted. There are some incredibly cheap hotels in Vegas too, so it could be very doable.
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    If any boardies go let me know would love to chill with some like minded punkers in vegas... Pretty sure me and the lady are staying at the flamingo!

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    Quote Originally Posted by bmack86 View Post
    I'll admit, I'm pretty damn tempted. There are some incredibly cheap hotels in Vegas too, so it could be very doable.
    Is this on the strip? Or elsewhere in Vegas? Im not sure what counts as "Downtown Las Vegas."
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    And it's been long established that Chris hates fun.

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    Wow, I haven't even thought about the Subhumans in years.

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    Count me in as well..

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    Quote Originally Posted by bmack86 View Post
    Damn, that got a lot better with the additions. Devo and the Weirdos? Yes please.
    4 reals sounds fun......

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