Monuments in Ruin, Ch. 129

“You ain’t no punk, you punk!” ~ Lux Interior
This week your host takes us on a journey through some of his favorite punk rock records. Punk comes in many shapes and forms. This hour is an overall study of how often the boundaries could be pushed without generating cookie cutter, sound-a-like albums. What is punk rock? Monuments in Ruin would like to think it is the ability to forge your own path and showcase your true identity. How can someone find their way into discovery when they are busy following?

(((00:00))) Monuments in Ruin – Episode 129 Intro
(02:59) The Cramps – Garbageman
(07:28) Circle Jerks – 86’d (Good as Gone)
(09:17) Christ on Parade – Human Labratory
(11:30) Crass – Systematic Death
(16:32) Neurosis – Pain of Mind
(19:35) Grimple – Grimple Up Your Ass
(22:07) Fleshies – Gooba Says Theres No Tomorrow
(27:30) Descendents – Good Good Things
(29:45) Dead Milkmen – Junkie / Right Wing Pigeon
(32:45) Dead and Gone – Black Hole Heart
(36:10) Dead Kennedys – A Growing Boy Needs His Lunch
(42:02) Deadguy – Makeshift Atomsmasher
(44:36) His Hero Is Gone – Headless/Heartless / Hinges
(47:43) Heartless – End of the Line
(53:59) Misfits – American Nightmare
(55:38) Zeke – The Hammer / Roller
(59:10) Circle Jerks – Don’t Care / Live Fast, Die Young