• Punk the Capital - Detroit

  • Fri, 10/11/2019 at 7:00 pm
  • Third Man Records Cass Corridor
    441 Canfield St W
    48201 Detroit
Punk the Capital - Detroit - Third Man Records Cass Corridor - Detroit

Punk the Capital; Building a Sound MovementFriday, October 11th, 2019A film by James June Schneider, Paul Bishow, and Sam Lavine2019, 88 minutesDoors 7PM, Film 7:30PM. $8 admission.Post show Q&A with Jeff Nelson (Dischord Records, Minor Threat), Tesco Vee (The Meatmen), Andy Wendler (Necros), and filmmaker James June Schneider.PUNK THE CAPITAL: BUILDING A SOUND MOVEMENTA film by James June Schneider, Paul Bishow, and Sam Lavine.This new documentary revisits the transformative period of 1976-1983, when punk rock erupted in Washington, DC. Situating DC punk within the larger narratives of punk and rock ā€˜nā€™ roll, Punk the Capital recounts the building of a movement that redefined a genre and became a model for social and political engagement. With a recently unearthed trove of Super-8 film, the film explores why the sounds and ideas from this highly influential music scene continue to inspire around the world. Features bands like Bad Brains and Minor Threat and such people as Henry Rollins, Ian MacKaye, and Cynthia Connolly.Follow Punk the Capital:http://dcpunkrockdoc.infofacebook.com/punkthecapitaldocumentarytwitter.com/punkthecapitalinstagram.com/punkthecapital