Punk rock was born in New York City, but by the late '70s the genre's infectious primitivism had reached cities like Los Angeles and San Francisco, where bands began playing a tougher, thrashier style of punk.
Highlights from the critically-acclaimed albums released in the Winter of 2012. Updated weekly with brand new music that you won't hear on the radio.
From the underground to your above ground; chill by the chlorine with your Ray Bans on and waste away the day with these sun-drenched indie tunes.
Some songs just sound like summertime. Hold up your lighter and groove to these essential warm-weather classic rock jams.