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'We Got Power!' chronicles punk in Southland in '80s
'We Got Power!' chronicles punk in Southland in '80s

-------------------- We Got Power! Hardcore Punk Scenes from 1980s Southern California David Markey and Jordan Schwartz Bazillion Points: 288 pp., $39.95 -------------------- When music historians discuss California rock music, the post-punk burst that rocked Southern California in the early 1980s is often washed away by waves of classic surf music. But as "We Got Power! Hardcore Punk Scenes from 1980s Southern California" reminds us, the energy and spirit that explodedin that short span helped define a youth movement still active and vital 30 years later. The book, by David Markey and Jordan Schwartz, uses as its starting point the L.A. punk zine they started in 1981, We Got...

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