Michigan Punks Bring Music, Book to Fans

“I was inspired by how fearless and together Touch and Go were. They were really wild and extremely funny.”Henry Rollins

“As a hardcore punk primer you couldn’t do better.” — Time Out Chicago

Two legendary Michigan punk bands will play a show at St. Andrew’s Hall on Saturday. WDET’s Rob St. Mary caught up with Tesco Vee – the lead singer of the Meatmen – to talk about the show and his new book collecting all the issues of the “Touch and Go” fanzine, a homemade publication which covered the punk scene from the late 70s and early 80s.

(click the audio link above to hear the interview)

For more on the book:

For more on Tesco Vee & the Meatmen:

Negative Approach with the Meatmen
Saturday, Aug 27, 2011
8:00 PM
St. Andrew's Hall - Detroit

NOTE: The following videos contains language some might find objectionable.

Link to the Saturday Night Live performance by Fear discussed in the interview: