Synopsis by Mark Deming
The 1988 Berlin Independence Days festival featured some of the biggest and best bands from the international punk and alternative music scene, and this video features highlights from three of the event's headliners. Best Of The Berlin Independence Days, Vol. II features Buzzcock F.O.C. (also known as Flag of Convenience, featuring former Buzzcocks guitarist Steve Diggle performing "Isolation", "Watching America", and "Tomorrow Sunset"; industrial noise merchants The Young Gods ripping through "The Irrtum Boys, "Jimmy" and "Percussionnet"; and Mudhoney, pioneers of the Seattle grunge sound, tearing into their guitars on "In 'n' Out Of Grace", "Need", and "If I Think".
music, alternative-rock, band [music group], music-festival, performer, punk-rock, rock-music