“PUNK” documentary series concludes on Epix

Executive producers John Varvatos and Iggy Pop have run the last episode of the four-parter TV documentary PUNK on Epix. As the show’s description says, “PUNK explores the music, the fashion, the art and the DIY attitude of a subculture of self-described misfits and outcasts.” That’s a fair description, and PUNK accomplishes that through lots of interviews with the people that were there and did it. Here’s the trailer:

Rolling Stone was kind enough to post video of an all-punk, all-star panel that discussed the series in advance of its premiere. Henry Rollins, Duff McKagan, Johnny Rotten, Marky Ramone, and Donita Sparks went back and forth with Varvatos and a moderator. It’s good stuff.

Related punk rock:

Hard Art, DC 1979 book
– Going Underground: American Punk 1979-1989 book
– Spoke book on DC punk
Ian MacKaye at the Library of Congress
Jello Biafra on Democracy Now!
– Salad Days: 1980-1990: A Decade of Punk in Washington, DC documentary
DC Punk Archive

Photo: Epix

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