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Loud and Clear with Oscar: They’re From the Future, Not From the Past

Loud and Clear with Oscar: They’re From the Future, Not From the Past

Oscar Gutierrez

November 2, 2015

Photo by Martin Bustamante   By Oscar Gutierrez [dropcap size="50px"]O[/dropcap]ne of the most important pieces of advice my mother ever gave me was “It is better to ask for forgiveness than to ask for permission.” I never understood how my mother would benefit from this considering I...

Loud and Clear With Oscar: ‘Can I Get In?’ Youth and Accessibility in SF Punk

Loud and Clear With Oscar: ‘Can I Get In?’ Youth and Accessibility in SF Punk

Oscar Gutierrez

September 29, 2015

Photo by Martin Bustamante   By Oscar Gutierrez I walked into a daytime punk show at a bar in San Francisco where the person at the door took a thick Sharpie marker and drew two huge X’s on my hands. I gave them a $10 bill and was let into the gig. I remember two bands, Dropdead and Perm...

Loud and Clear with Oscar Gutierrez: An Introduction

Loud and Clear with Oscar Gutierrez: An Introduction

Oscar Gutierrez

September 14, 2015

Photo by Martin Bustamante   By Oscar Gutierrez “Un, dos, tres, cuatro!” I was shoved into a wall as a sea of punk rockers in leather jackets and colored hair slammed into each other and jumped in complete mayhem. The band played an out of tune musical medley in a backyard that s...

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