Tag: Jawbreaker

Sellout: The Major-Label Feeding Frenzy That Swept Punk, Emo, and Hardcore (Mariner Books)

To be called a sellout used to be the kiss of death for independent bands. Dan Ozzi’s fantastic new book Sellout explores the concept in depth, looking at eleven bands who, for better or worse, had to face the accusations when they signed to major labels.

3AM Eternal: Jawbreaker “Fireman” (1995)

The band seen as Punk rock’s biggest sellouts’ major label corporate sellout album would soon become the template for modern “pop punk.”