May 28-30, 2011 -- Punk was alive and well at the 13th annual Punk Rock Bowling Tournament and Festival, held in Las Vegas, Nevada. Presenters BYO Records dropped a lineup that boasted some of the biggest names in punk rock.
Dropkick Murphys, Stiff Little Fingers, Bouncing Souls, and the Descendents were some of the heavy hitters that headlined the music and bowling fest.The 15,000 plus attendees that converged on Fremont Street sporting mohawks, and bedecked in kilts and bondage pants came ready to mosh and roll.
If you pay attention to the sort of media that reasonably expects its audience to scroll through a list of 300 albums, you already know the fetching story of Shamir Bailey. A 20-year-old, male-pronoun-approving, gender-fluid African-American who grew up in Vegas and played country music until enough bizzers told him they didn’t know how to… More »