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Salad Days (2014)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Music | 1 October 2016 (Japan)
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Salad Days is a movie starring Fred Armisen, Brendan Canty, and Dave Grohl. "Salad Days: A Decade of Punk in Washington, DC (1980-90)" examines the early DIY punk scene in the Nation's Capital. It was a decade when seminal bands like Bad Brains, Minor Threat, ... See full summary »

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"Salad Days: A Decade of Punk in Washington, DC (1980-90)" examines the early DIY punk scene in the Nation's Capital. It was a decade when seminal bands like Bad Brains, Minor Threat, Government Issue, Scream, Void, Faith, Rites of Spring, Marginal Man, Fugazi, and others released their own records and booked their own shows-without major record label constraints or mainstream media scrutiny. Contextually, it was a cultural watershed that predated the alternative music explosion of the 1990s (and the industry's subsequent implosion). Thirty years later, DC's original DIY punk spirit serves as a reminder of the hopefulness of youth, the power of community and the strength of conviction. Written by Anonymous

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'Salad Days' is the title of Minor Threat's final recording...the 3 song 7" EP was released in 1985, 2 years after the band had broken up. See more »

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