Straight edge

Straight Edge refers to a lifestyle that started within the hardcore punk subculture whose adherents make a commitment to abstain from using alcohol, tobacco, recreational drugs, and sometimes engaging in promiscuous sex. The term was coined by the 1980s hardcore punk band Minor Threat in the song “Straight Edge”. Since its inception there has been considerable debate over what constitutes a straight edge lifestyle. Adherents’ main objective is to not “poison” the body in any way. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Anchor

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Saturday 18 July 2015
Earth Crisis at Modern Skate Park
Earth CrisisConcert
Modern Skate Park
Royal Oak, MI, Detroit, United States
42.502461 -83.117331

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Friday 31 July 2015
Fury, Intent, Break AwayConcert
Strange Matter
Richmond, United States
37.550505 -77.452935

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Friday 16 October 2015
National Edge Day Weekend 2015
Stop And Think, Freedom, Mindset, Disengage, Stick Together, Clear, Invasion, True LoveFestival
Hardcore Stadium
Cambridge, MA, United States

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  • verdingo

    cool and all but i aint following ya

    last month
  • ScepSpec

    For some, it apparently is (or dare I say 'appropriately'). But one should nevertheless honour those who so voluntarily and selflessly remove their faulty genes from the pool. :p @Abhorrance666: I am convinced that the hostility stems from the realization that you're holding a mirror up to them, and they can't deny the monstrous reflection that they are otherwise so easily allowed to dismiss. (disclaimer: not edge myself, but a vegan teetering on the... well, edge, I guess). Hi King!

    March 2015
  • JoeyThrasher

    v I second that question.

    February 2015
  • KingFahtah

    Destroying yourself with drink and drugs and dying at 30 is a better ideology you think?

    February 2015
  • AnaalForsage

    Great music, shitty ideology

    February 2015
  • ttakoe Beatdown Hardcore and Downtempo archive

    January 2015
  • sls

    see i'm a marijuana soulja, smokin on the douja~ smoke weed everyday

    November 2014
  • igorthe_killers

    Casey Jones <3

    November 2014
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