Episode 607: Book – ‘Capitals of Punk’




May 23, 2019


  • Bad Brains “Banned in D.C.” Bad Brains (ROIR) 1982
  • kïmmo “Backlash Pistache” Bolt And Biscuit (Rejuvenation Records, Karaoke 666, Les Disques Du Hangar 221, My Kimono) 2010
  • Métal Urbain “Panik” Panik (Cobra) 1977
  • Bérurier Noir “On A Faim” Viva Bertaga (Folklore De La Zone Mondiale) 1990


Tyler Sonnichsen, known for his work studying cultural geography at the University of Tennessee Knoxville, has written a new book on punk capitals around the world. Randall Brown (of Quartjar) sat down with Tyler and learned more about his latest work, Capitals of Punk: DC, Paris, and Circulation in the Urban Underground.

Learn more about Tyler Sonnichsen and Capitals of Punk at sonicgeography.com. Follow Tyler on Twitter @sonicgeography ‏

Buy Quartjar’s music at quartjar.bandcamp.com. Follow Quartjar on Twitter @Quartjar

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