Sex & The Straight Edge

Firstly, I'd like to point out how damn difficult it is to talk about this subject without mentioning Mr MacKaye or THAT song but I'm going to give it a bash anyway.

Turning Straightedge – A Personal Choice

This year, I turn 38, making it 20 years since I chose to be drug & alcohol-free. So that means I was only 18 when I made this choice – at this young age I wasn’t exactly a seasoned drinker, but 2...

Ian Mackaye

Nardwuar Interviews Ian Mackaye

Mackaye and Nardwuar chat about the history of DC’s hardcore punk music scene and the impact Corona virus has had on the DIY record label, Dischord Records kellysisterhoodMother, wife, small business ...

he new sobriety why straight edge is back

the new sobriety: why straight edge is back

As Minor Threat sang, “I’m a person just like you, but I’ve got better things to do, than sit around and smoke dope, because I know that I can cope. When Ian MacKaye wrote the song “...

Inside Malaysia’s straight-edge punk scene

Watch this short video from THE BBC highlighting the straight edge scene in Malaysia! Watch the video now kellysisterhoodMother, wife, small business owner.