Favorite Punk Songs

Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by Harold R, Aug 20, 2016.

  1. Castle in the air

    Castle in the air Forum Resident

    new york
    A bit better but have to ask something.
    Is the beat and instrumentation ever any different?
  2. ralphb

    ralphb "First they came for..."

    Brooklyn, New York
    The beats change from song to song, the instrumentation is the same throughout.
  3. vamborules

    vamborules Forum Resident

    Lunachicks - Glad I'm Not Yew

  4. MC Rag

    MC Rag Forum Resident

    Bristol, UK
    Buzzcocks - Breakdown
    Damned - Love Song
    Johnny Moped - Hard Lovin' Man
    Slaughter and the Dogs - Where have all the Boot Boys Gone?
    Vibrators - Baby Baby
    Partisans - Police Story
    Subhumans - NO
  5. vamborules

    vamborules Forum Resident

    Rancid - Olympia, WA

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  6. gillcup

    gillcup Senior Member

    Raleigh, NC, USA
    1. Anarchy in the U.K. - Sex Pistols
    2. God Save the Queen - Sex Pistols
    3. Sonic Reducer - Dead Boys
    4. I Don't Care - Ramones
    5. T.V. Eye - The Stooges
    6. Bad Girl - New York Dolls
    7. Thirsty and Miserable - Black Flag
    8. California Uber Alles - Dead Kennedys
    9. Now I Wanna Be Your Dog - The Stooges
    10. Search and Destroy - Iggy and the Stooges
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  7. The Hole Got Fixed

    The Hole Got Fixed Owens, Poell, Saberi

    Sham - If The Kids Are United
    Angelic Upstarts - Oi Oi Oi
    Pistols - Anarchy
    SLF - Alternative Ulster
    Clash - Safe European Home
    Cock Sparrer - We're Coming Back
    Sham - Angels with Dirty Faces
  8. vamborules

    vamborules Forum Resident

    Zeke - West Seattle Acid Party

  9. scotth

    scotth Forum Resident

    Charleston, SC
  10. scotth

    scotth Forum Resident

    Charleston, SC
  11. lonelysea

    lonelysea Forum Crustacean

    Technically more hardcore than punk, but great nonetheless-
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  12. John54

    John54 Forum Resident

    I can't say that I like punk but I do have some favourite songs by punk bands:

    Pretenders - Kid
    The Clash - Somebody Got Murdered
    Sham 69 - Poor Cow
    The Ramones - I Wanna Be Sedated

    There's probably a few more out there.
  13. sprewell

    sprewell New Member

    The Damned-New Rose
  14. normanbterrier

    normanbterrier Forum Resident

    Boston, MA, USA
    Jam - Going Underground
    Clash - Clampdown
    Ramones - Blitzkrieg Bop
    Sex Pistols - Sub-Mission
    XTC - Are You Receiving Me?
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  15. vamborules

    vamborules Forum Resident

    The Candy Snatchers - Why I Drink

  16. Zaragon

    Zaragon Well-Known Member

    Notable punk/punkish '70s songs by non-punk artists:

    Electric Light Orchestra — "Poker"
    Gentle Giant — "Betcha Thought We Couldn't Do It", "For Nobody"
    Be-Bop Deluxe — "Love In Flames"
    Utopia — "Rape of the Young"
    Queen — "Sheer Heart Attack"
    Dragon — "Politics"
    Sad Cafe — "Bells End"
    Yes — "Release Release"
    Camel — "Wait"
    The Tubes — "I Was a Punk Before You Were a Punk", "Telecide"
    Wings — "Spin It On"
    The Kinks — "Attitude"
    Chicago — "Manipulation"
    and the following zinger from Hall & Oates:
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  17. Ted Dinard

    Ted Dinard Forum Resident

    Boston suburb
  18. segue

    segue Forum Resident

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  19. MusicMatt

    MusicMatt Quality over Quantity

    California, U.S.A.
    Ramones- "Ramona"
    Bad Religion- "Stranger Than Fiction"
    Lagwagon- "Razor Burn"
    Dropkick Murphys-"Bastards On Parade"
    No Use For a Name- "Chasing Rainbows"
    MxPx-"Tomorrow's Another Day"
    Misfits-"Gouls Night Out"
    Social Distortion- "Story of My Life"
    The Ataris-"San Dimas H.S. Football Rules"
    The Vandals- "My Girlfriends Dead"
    Good Riddance- "Jeannie"
    Descendents- "Cool To Be You"
    Screeching Weasel- "You'll Be In My Dreams Today"
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  20. vamborules

    vamborules Forum Resident

    Electric Frankenstein - Not With U

  21. LandHorses

    LandHorses Forum Resident

    New Joisey
  22. skydropco

    skydropco Forum Resident

  23. melstapler

    melstapler Forum Resident

    'Hanging On The Telephone' by The Nerves (later covered by Blondie)
  24. melstapler

    melstapler Forum Resident

    'Tired Of Living With You' by The Vibrators
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  25. The Killer

    The Killer Big Town Tom Cat

    How could I have forgotten this one; The Jerks - Get Your Woofing Dog Off Me. Completely brilliant!

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