John Joseph

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2014

    Cro-Mags at Churchill's Pub

    At present, South Florida's hardcore scene is strong. And that really should not be taken for granted. We have benevolent promoters who continue to toil away, convincing bands to make the journey down the length of a seemingly endless state to perform in Dade, Broward, or Palm Beach. The area is a ... More >>

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    January 10, 2014

    Cro-Mags' John Joseph on Churchill's Pub: "It's Punk Rock as a Motherf@#%er!"

    Punk rock lives. Even if as John Joseph says: "It's just become like anything else, you know? Homogenized, watered down, and fashion." In the first part of our conversation with Joseph, frontman of the legendary New York hardcore/thrash band Cro-Mags, we spoke about punk in 2014, the changing face ... More >>

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    October 4, 2012
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    October 2, 2012

    John Lydon (AKA Johnny Rotten) Is Still a Total Asshole: His Ten Shittiest Moments

    Yes, John Lydon (AKA Johnny Rotten) is still a total asshole. Last week, we here at Crossfade attempted to conduct a phone interview with the Public Image LTD frontman and former Sex Pistol. But unfortunately, Johnny seemed to be stuck in one of his legendarily shitty moods. After only a couple of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2011

    Five Bizarre Punk Permutations

    WTF is Hare Krishna hardcore? Ask Shelter.​When punk started brewing in the late '60s and exploded in the '70s, no one could have predicted the exponential permutations the genre would unleash. But as it turns out, the next 40 years were a total landslide of sub-subgenres and multigenerational s ... More >>

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    February 25, 2010
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    August 13, 2009

    Punk's Not Dead

    It raged on courtesy of Agent Orange at Respectable Street.

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    August 11, 2009

    Concert Review: D.I., Agent Orange, and Fear at Respectable Street, August 8

    Agent Orange​D.I., Agent Orange, and FearWith Bloodhook and Total ChaosRespectable Street, West Palm BeachSaturday, August 8, 2009Better Than: It actually was just as good as fucking while high on cocaine. The Review:My Saturday certainly got itself started with a whole fucking bunch of Parrot Ba ... More >>

  • Music

    October 23, 2008

    Remember Alex Del Bueno

    Churchill's and The Vagabond pay tribute to the departed hardcore musician.

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    October 17, 2008

    Benefits for Al Del Bueno Begin Tonight at Churchill's

    To younger, casual consumers of Miami’s downtown nightlife, Alex Del Bueno was the lord of the Vagabond door, the no-bullshit sentry who guarded the final entrance to the club’s inner sanctum. But to a much, much wider swath of the local music scene, however, Del Bueno was a fiercely loyal, fier ... More >>

  • Music

    May 29, 2008

    The Bloodclot Diaries

    John "Bloodclot" Joseph: New York hardcore icon, Krishna devotee, hustler, survivor.

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    May 27, 2008
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    July 22, 2004
  • News

    September 5, 2002

    Botox Rules!

    Janice Dickinson personified high-fashion shoots and Hollywood trysts. Now modeling's original bad girl explores life beyond the runway.