The origins of punk lie in the early 1970s New York underground music scene. Born amidst the declining musical forces of big-name musicians, punk aimed to bring back the original style, energy and passion of rock music. Starting with Lou Reed, the scene grew to include Iggy Pop, Richard Hell and the New York Dolls. The latter were briefly managed by Malcom McClaren, one of the instigators of the punk movement in Britain and the architect behind the notorious punk band, the Sex Pistols.


Punk Outfit - Vivienne Westwood
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