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A to Z of Punk: C is for Complete Control and The Clash
The Clash sign to CBS, New York's CBGB plus the bard of Salford Dr John Cooper Clarke
A to Z of Punk: D is for Damned Damned Damned
Find out how Chrissie Hynde was nearly in The Damned and what Dave Vanian did before
A to Z of Punk: E is for EMI, Eater and the Electric Chairs
Who was Eddie in Eddie and the Hot Rods? Plus punk rock's answer to the Cavern, Erics
A to Z of Punk: F is for Falling Out, Fire Engines and Factory
Tales of The Fall, the phenomenon of fanzines plus the ubiquitous Factory Records
A to Z of Punk: G is for Grundy, Goading and Gobbing
Story of the goading Bill Grundy interview with Sex Pistols and the furore that followed
A to Z of Punk: H is for Heroin, Heartbreakers and Hynde
The advent of heroin use in the punk scene, plus tributes to Buzzcocks star Howard Devoto
A to Z of Punk: I is for Idol, Iggy and Influences
Marc proposes Louis Jordan is the punk godfather and reveals how Sid Vicious got his name
A to Z of Punk: J is for Jam, Jelly and Jordan (not that one)
How Jello Biafra was influenced to form ‘Dead Kennedys’, plus the exploits of Jordan
A to Z of Punk: K is for Killers and Kaos
Hear tales about Killing Joke, plus Nick Kent and Kevin Rowland, who formed The Killjoys
A to Z of Punk: L is for Lux Interior, Lydia Lunch and Lesser Free Trade Hall
Lux Interior of the Cramps, the birth of No Wave plus the most famous Pistols gig
A to Z of Punk: M is for two Malcolms and a Marquee
The Ruts singer Malcolm Owen and promoter, Malcolm McLaren, plus the album Marquee Moon
A to Z of Punk: N is for Nipples and No Future
Marc and Rob explore Northern Ireland's punk rock scene and the punk past of Nick Cave
A to Z of Punk: O is for Outrage and Osterberg
O is for outrage, so be warned. It's also for Gene October and James Newell Osterberg.
A to Z of Punk: P is for Punk and Post Punk (obviously)
P is also for Public Image and the Prefects. Plus we discover just who invented the Pogo
A to Z of Punk: Q is for Queen, the Queen and Queensland
Discover how Freddy Mercury's teeth played a pivotal role in punk. Yes, really.
A to Z of Punk: R is for Ramones, Raincoats and Rough Trade
The secret history of the brothers Ramone and how did John Lydon turn into Johnny Rotten
A to Z of Punk: S is for Stranglers, Suicide and Spitting. Part 1
A brief history of the Stranglers and the murky question - just who introduced spitting?
A to Z of Punk: S is for Siouxsie, Strummer and Stiff. Part 2.
Stories featuring Siouxsie, Patti Smith and the Skids. Plus Bowie's Starman airs on TV
A to Z of Punk: T is for Talking Heads, TV Personalities and Throbbing Gristle. Part 1.
David Byrne's journey from Dumbarton to Talking Heads, plus Chelsea's 'Part Time Punks'
A to Z of Punk: T is also for Transmissions, Thau and TRB. Part 2.
TV and radio transmissions that brought punk to the nation, or in some cases, didn't...
A to Z of Punk: U & V are for Undertones, Upstarts and Vibrators
Why Sid Vicious was named after a hamster, plus how Charlie Harper became a punk hero
A to Z of Punk: W is for Wally, Wire and Wreckless Eric
Lost Pistol Wally Nightingale, 'not-a-punk-band' Wire and the success of Wreckless Eric
A to Z of Punk: X,Y & Z is for X-Ray Spex, Y and Less Than Zero
Stories about X-Ray Spex Poly Styrene, The Pop Group's first album 'Y' and Elvis Costello