i'll tell you about pUNk ROCK

a word used by dILETTANTes

heartless manipulators

music that takes up the energies and the bodies and the hERATS and the souls

of YOUNG men

who give what they have to it

everything they have

a term that's based on contempt

fashion

STYLe

elitism

SATANISM

everything that's ROTTEN about rock'n'roll

i don't know johnny roiTten

blood and sweat

you see, what sounds to you like a big load of trashy old NOISE

is in fact

the brilliant music of a genius

myself

it's quite beyond my control

i don't feel pleasure and I don't feel pain

do you understand what I'm talking about?

have you ever felt like that?

couldn't feel anything and you didn't want to either

you know? like that?

do you understand what i'm saying sir?

so you're 40

stay punk.

- Iggy Pop -
"Punk Rock" performed by Mogwai.