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Ruby Ray : Kalifornia Kool at Vesuvios

Ruby Ray photographed confrontational artists like Devo, William S Burroughs, Crime, Nico, The Avengers and Z’ev at the nexus of punk & industrial subcultures for Search & Destroy magazine in late 70’s and early 80’s San Francisco. Her photos are a vivid documentation of decades past that still seem as vital and necessary today

Trigger Warning Content Advisory : Lil’ Mike Tracked Down By “Jams For Man”

a podcast interview with Lil Mike that details his early years on the east coast, music from his earliest band Toolin’ For Bovines and the crazy chain of events that led to his moving to San Francisco where he began performing celtic punk music with the Bedlam Rovers, the Rolling Scabs and eventually promoting numerous shows for touring indie rock acts

Ronee Blakley Recalls Drinkin’ Her Way Through Dylan’s Rolling Thunder Revue

let’s check in with Renaldo & Clara Star Ronee Blakley in a 1978 freewheelin’ Freeform FM Radio Interview with broadcaster Patrick Carr reviewing them boozin’ Daze & Knights when she was entrenched on the road with many musical masterminds. She reveals some tidbits about the Thunder Road and making the film Renaldo and Clara with Bob Dylan and Joan Baez.

Jerry Rubin Did It! with author Pat Thomas

The life and wild times of controversial Yippie activist Jerry Rubin, as explored in the Fantagraphics biography by Pat Thomas ” DID IT! FROM YIPPIE TO YUPPIE: JERRY RUBIN, AN AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY caught in Q&A at both Green Apple Books in San Francisco and Pegasus Books in Berkeley (the one at Pegasus Books is shot in with a 360° Camera and features guest Yippies).

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