Chuck Berry Kinda Sorta Liked Punk Rock

The rock pioneer offered in his opinions on The Clash, The Ramones, Talking Heads, and Wire in an old zine. “If you’re going to be mad, at least let the people know what you’re mad about.”

1. Here’s Chuck Berry giving his take on a bunch of then-current, now-classic punk and new wave songs in a 1980 issue of the zine Jet Lag

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2. It’s part of a larger interview with Berry that you can read here in full, courtesy of the blog Music Ruined My Life.

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