To be different. To think differently. To communicate with the world on a whole new scale. To think about your future not as something granted, but as something earned with hard work. This is straight edge in a nutshell.
The Washington, D.C. hardcore scene is one of America’s oldest and most important. Dischord Records — the legendary label that repped Minor Threat, Fugazi, and Teen Idles — has now digitized D.C.’s most seminal sounds.