Osaka Popstar

Osaka Popstar

Hometown: New York City, NY (USA)


Part first–wave punk supergroup, part art project for frontman John Cafiero, Osaka Popstar brought together Misfits bassist Jerry Only, Black Flag drummer Dez Cadena, Voidoids guitarist Ivan Julian and Ramones drummer Marky Ramone. Cafiero provided lead vocals as well as the anime–styled art that accompanied the project.

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Black Flag, Marky Ramone, Ramones, Richard Hell and The Voidoids, The Misfits


Osaka Popstar Osaka Popstar And The American Legends Of Punk

Osaka Popstar

Osaka Popstar And The American Legends Of Punk (2006)

Misfits Records

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JuiceheaD and Osaka Popstar have teamed up to cover the Fugazi classic "Waiting Room" for a limited edition Record Store Day 7". Osaka Popstar singer John Cafiero said of getting permission for the cover: I reached out to Dischord about covering the song and eventually…
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Media: Osaka Popstar (Misfits, Black Flag, Voidoids, Ramones) return with live album
Osaka Popstar, a band which features Marky Ramone (the Ramones), Jerry Only (the Misfits), Dez Cadena (Black Flag) and Ivan Julian (Richard Hell & the Voidoids) as well as Misfits collaborator John Cafiero on vocals, have announced a new live album due out…
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