Texas Is The Reason The Mavericks Of Lone Star Punk – Hardcover Book
Photography by Pat Blashill
Texan hardcore punk through the lense of Austin born photographer Pat Blashill, this collection does for Texas what Banned In DC previously did for Washington DC. Documenting lives (and not just the shows) of the key players and musicians within the Texas punk community throught the years, each one of the 200 black and white images are packed-full of visual information and evocative detail. Covering bands such as The Big Boys, The Dicks, Butthole Surfers, The Offenders, Scratch Acid, Danial Johnston, Poison 13 etc. and including essays by director Richard Linklater (Slacker/School Of Rock), singer David Yow (Scratch Acid/The Jesus Lizard), drummer Teresa Taylor (Butthole Surfers), and local luminaries Adriane “Ash” Shown and Donna Rich.
Hard back 239 pages, 23cm x 28cm. (RRP £29.99)