Punk rock never dies.
Neither has the Los Angeles power-pop punk trio Superbean (formerly "Bean" in the 1990s) and they want the youth of today to know it.
With their latest music video and song, "Fuck Youth," these old schoolers show the kids how its done and explain why they're superior.
Here's a taste of the lyrics:
Kids today look so stupid
Texting texting texting all the time
ALL THE TIME!
When I was their age I didn't have a cell phone
When they get older they will know the truth
FUCK YOUTH (X4)
The band's 51-year-old guitarist Steve Moramarco told HuffPost that "he’s 'not anti-youth,' but 'Fuck Youth' is the type of song every generation sings:"
“In the old days punk rock was about the kids, the ‘wild youth’ in the streets... Today all the punks are old and it’s the kids that are the problem.”
“I see kids today wearing the same t-shirts of punk bands I wore when I was growing up,” he said. “They know their bands suck and ours rule.”
The single is off their new album Shit Show, which is available now.
“White supremacy” is forbidden on Facebook, but “white nationalism” is OK. They know it’s bullshit, elsewhere talking of “overlaps with white nationalism/separatism,” but it’s what they’ve got. Motherboard got the docs. Facebook has increasingly dealt head on with hate speech in recent months, sometimes with mixed results. In December, Facebook admitted to Pro Publica the […]
This baggage handler looks like she’s been at her job for a long time, effortlessly tossing luggage down the slide as if they were bags of marshmallows. Hopefully, marshmallows are what’s in that luggage because anything else is likely to break.
What’s a little harsh interrogation between friends? President Donald Trump’s pick Gina Haspel was today voted in by the Senate as the new head of the CIA, despite playing a key part in post-9/11 torture programs under President George W. Bush. Her role in destroying the CIA’s damning torture tapes in earlier years makes her […]
Businesses big and small use Microsoft Excel for everything from data visualization to bookkeeping, and chances are you’ve already had some exposure to this ubiquitous tool. Whether you’re looking to improve your hiring potential or boost your Excel efficiency, the Ultimate All-Level Excel Bootcamp can get you Excel-savvy with nearly 70 hours of training, and it’s […]
The workday is long, and inevitably, you’re going to find yourself needing to take a break from the daily grind. With Mini Materials Miniature Cinder Blocks, you can take some time for yourself and decompress by turning your desk into a miniature construction site. They’re available today in the Boing Boing Store for $22.49. Handmade […]
Handheld radios might seem a bit archaic, but in an emergency situation, few things will keep you as reliably connected to the outside world. This Emergency Multi-Function Radio & Flashlight takes the utility of the tried-and-true radio and combines it with a powerful flashlight and self-sufficient energy system. It’s available in the Boing Boing Store for […]