Alvin Gibbs

Being converted from the Beatles to the Stones very early in his musical discoveries was just the start of a journey for a young Alvin Gibbs, eventually establishing himself as a pillar of the community, the Punk Rock community. Alvin is best known for his driving bass guitar next to Charlie Harper's vocals in the …

Charlie Harper

Charlie Harper is not just a well-respected figure in the Punk music scene, he is thee figure in Punk music. Elevated to the legendary status by his peers as well as his audience he is the living blueprint for the movement, surviving for over 40 years in a touring band his reputation is unquestionable. The …

Rebellion 2018 Review

Reminiscent of the exhausted marathon runners with legs barely taking their weight and trying to reach the finish line, lovers of Punk music from all around the world made their weary way home from their own marathon that is the 4-day musical highlight of the year, Rebellion Festival 2018. Nursing bumps, bruises, hangovers and cases …

Gaye Black (Advert)

The emergence of Punk in the mid 70s ignited changes not only in music but throughout industry and society in general, remnants from the movement are seen in clothes, design, as well as the DIY movement of journalism, Record labels and promotion etc. A huge change was also evident in that women grasped the platform …

UK Subs

The UK Subs are considered by many to be the definitive Punk band not only of a generation but of the genre overall, from forming around the first explosion of Punk in 1976 they have kept the principles and ethos that inspired the movement in those early days. Founding member Charlie Harper is now kicking …