Posts by Randy LoBasso

INTERVIEW: Filmmaker Aaron Michael Thomas, Creator of BY ANY MEANS, a Documentary About Black Flag

There’s no shortage of Black Flag-centric and related media. Whether it’s Stevie Chick’s 2009 biography Spray Paint the Walls, Henry Rollins’ own Get in the Van, Barred For Life (an examination of Black Flag tattoos) or even the 1981 documentary about L.A. punk, The Decline of Western Civilization, the band has been put under a microscope in all sorts of ways, by all sorts of people. Which makes it sort of weird that there isn’t any singular, all-defining Black Flag documentary, considering just how many documentaries — and punk rock documentaries in particular — there are nowadays. Aaron Michael Thomas
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