Simmone is from down under, we've never met, but she wrote the YA novel Notes From The Teenage Underground. I liked it so much, I blurbed it. I said ""Notes From The Teenage Underground is a refreshingly honest, straight-to-the-heart story of a girl finding her own artistic vision. This is like a primer for any teen that is serious about doing art."
She gives us her Punk essentials Aussie style!
Oz punk ish
(or songs that made me lose it when I was young and wore too much eyeliner)
shivers - boys next door
Immortal first line: I've been contemplating suicide ...
jack the ripper - nick cave & the bad seeds
This is all stomp and primal: I got a wooooman she rules my house with an iron fist she screams out jack the ripper everytime I try to give the girl a kisss)
true love - marching girls
First found on the Dogs in Space soundtrack. Awww, cute.
aloha steve and danno - radio birdman
Rob Younger - knows how to pony
she's crackin' up - cosmic psychos
she's a dish - hard ons
my pal - god
My friends and I were in awe of joel silbersher who was only 16 when he was in God. Wikipedia says he is "like history, short and violent"
slave girl - lime spiders
(I'm) stranded - the saints
psycho - beasts of bourbon
(Tex Perkins! He's still got it!)