Post(Graduate)Punk is a Tumblr blog that seems to have stopped about a year ago, but I’ve been enjoying their pointers and rambling opinionation on punk, post-punk and the stuff that’s been retrospectively tagged “goth”.
- There is No Authority But Yourself: The Cult of Crass & the Politics of Ecstasy — the band Crass and their subcultural position in early hardcore punk;
- Bad Vibrations: The Sisters of Mercy, Psychic TV, and the Complicated Legacy of the 1960s Counterculture — in which Genesis P. Orridge and Andrew Eldritch are used as lenses through which to examine the cultural influence of the American ’60s on the British ’80s.
A young Neil Megson.
This family tree of bands who all violently rejected the label “goth” is also a delight: