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AUDIO: Dead Kennedys' Jello Biafra and Klaus Flouride (1981)

John Tobler, Rock's Backpages audio, October 1981

Messrs. Biafra and Flouride discuss the differences between punk and new wave; talk about fellow Californians Flipper, D.O.A. and Black Flag; decry Nazi punks; talk about friend and ally Christian Lunch, as well as about Hüsker Dü and the Residents; mock the Plasmatics and Adam & the Ants... and declare their mission to civilize America.


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