Happening tomorrow in Birmingham: Shonen Knife

Japanese punk rock comes to Birmingham tomorrow, and it’s a trip down an alternate timeline where JPop never took off and Japan’s America-lite culture instead threw itself into making its own rock!

Japanese Boy Band with Girls

Shonen Knife bring elements of surf, punk, and pop together into a style known as the “international underground.”  Enjoy Sonic Youth, the Ramones, or Redd Kross? Head out to the Syndicate Lounge tomorrow, the event starts at 7PM!  You can read more here

Shonen Knife: like a Japanese boy band, but with girls and punk rock, so really nothing like a boy band – via camilomunar.com

Author: James Ozment

I'm a Birmingham native who loves music, cycling, reading, and tech. Find me on the campus of Birmingham-Southern College, in Avondale, or hanging out with my cat