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BLACK FLAG Everything Went Black Reunion Show 6/11/83 Henry, Dez, & Ron Reyes Vocals

BLACK FLAG Live at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in Santa Monica, California June 11, 1983

Facts:
All four of Black Flag’s vocalists performed at this show each performing their own set.

This is the only fourteen minutes of video footage that is known to exist from this show. Enjoy!

Lineup featured in Part 1:
Vocals: Henry Rollins
Guitar: Greg Ginn
Guitar: Dez Cadena
Bass: Chuck Dukowski
Drums: Chuck Biscuits

Songs:
Revenge
Depression
I’ve Heard It Before
Dukowski’s Bass Solo

Lineup featured in Part 2:
Vocals 1st set: Ron Reyes
Vocals 2nd set: Dez Cadena
Guitar: Greg Ginn
Bass: Chuck Dukowski
Drums: might be Bill Stevenson (can’t tell)

Ron Reyes:
Revenge
White Minority
No Values
Jealous Again

Dez Cadena:
American Waste
Room 13
Thirsty and Miserable


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BLACK FLAG – Rona Barrett TV Interview Tomorrow Coast to Coast NBC 10/11/1981

“Camera crews from the late-night NBC talk show Tomorrow captured footage of
the band’s performance–as well as LAPD cops in riot gear entering the venue and
later charging across Sunset Boulevard at Flag fans who were sarcastically Sieg
Heiling the officers. A mohawked Chuck Dukowski appeared on the show, patiently
explaining to a truly puzzled Rona Barrett that that Black Flag was not part of
the white supremacist movement and it was the LAPD who were the Nazis. It would
be the first of many appearances that Ginn and the ever-quotable Dukowski–“I’m
not a part of the everyday American society. In fact, I do my damnedest to tear
it down,” he told one interviewer–would make in the regional and national media
during the next few months as conflicts with the police continued at Black Flag
and other punk rock shows in Southern California.” – Mojo


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2 On The Town – LA Punk Rock News Report From 1981 With BLACK FLAG

2 On The Town was a locally produced Los Angeles news magazine show. Here they report on the local punk scene, focusing on a Dez era Black Flag show at the Starwood. The violence is sensationalized, they repeatedly cuts to a shot of a fight in the audience, even editing it so it repeats, and interview a girl who had her clothing pulled off (seems like the inspiration for the scene in Suburbia). A critical undercover policeman gives his two cents in silhouette, I guess to protect his identity from the ruthless punk rockers. Chuck Dukowski and Greg Ginn share their thoughts on the aggressiveness of the music and it’s fans.



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