One of the events commemorating the seventh anniversary of the Rock & Roll Hotel last week included a Saturday show called simply "Old Punks Playing Acoustic Songs." For a bunch of old punks—John Stabb of Government Issue (with Derrick Baranowsky of Stabb's current band, History Repeated); Kepi Ghoulie of Groovie Ghoulies, and Kevin Seconds of 7 [...]
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John Stabb is best known as the leader of Government Issue, one the more fondly remembered bands from D.C.'s first generation of punk rock. That group still reunites from time to time, but Stabb has led other ensembles since G.I.'s original run.
Stabb's latest project is History Repeated, which was called Sleeper Agent! until recently. At the band's [...]
Second in a series of 6 articles, movie buff John Stabb of G.I. on his favorite film and show of 2008.
Best film: Iron Man. Surprisingly a far better comic book superhero story than the latest Batman one, The Dark Knight (even though Heath Ledger's wonderful portrayal of The Joker was creepy-crawly cool!) which could've been [...]