Wayne Kramer

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30 April 1948, Detroit, Michigan, USA. The rise of Epitaph Records in the 90s was built largely on the success of bands such as the Offspring and Rancid, yet the label also signed a solo artist whose early involvement in Detroit’s MC5 had laid the foundations for the whole punk movement. The MC5 played their final gig on 31 December 1972. After a spell in prison for dealing cocaine, Kramer re-emerged in 1980 with Johnny Thunders in the abortive Gang War. A more fruitful partnership with... Read more

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rock
punk
alternative
singer-songwriter
mc5
seen live
punk rock
american
heroin
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