Contributed by DrewXFishy.
Posted by aubin
November 19, 2009 at 2:00 PM (EST)
The Boston-based Fox affiliate
has put together a fairly thoughtful and non-reactionary look at the significant straight edge scene in the city. The articles talks to Bridge Nine Records
owner Chris Wrenn, Have Heart
vocalist Patrick Flynn and In My Eyes vocalist Pete Maher. The article acknowledges some of the more violent tendencies in the scene, but avoids the kind of fear-mongering that has typified coverage
of the scene.
Itís very aggressive, rambunctious style of music. And sometimes, on the surface it looks very chaotic, but underneath, the message is very positive, very forward thinking. A good example to the outside world that straight edge isnít this gang and itís really about just a positive way of living your own life, and giving back to society
Check out the feature here.