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  1. , D.C. had one of the first and most influential hardcore punk scenes in the United States during the 1980s

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  2. Among the earliest DC punk bands were the Bad Brains, Slickee Boys, Teen Idles, Minor Threat, S.O.A., Chalk Circle, Velvet Monkeys, Void, The Faith, DC Youth Brigade, Government Issue, Untouchables, Red C, Marginal Man, Scream, Black Market Baby and

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  3. In the mid 80's came bands like Gray Matter, Embrace, Rites of Spring, Phlegm, Soulside, Three, Ignition and Rain during a time period quoted by some as "Revolution Summer." Other important DC hardcore bands from this time period are Fire Party, Dag

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  4. Dischord Records, owned and run by Jeff Nelson, drummer for Minor Threat and Ian MacKaye, the frontman for Minor Threat, and later Embrace, Fugazi and the Evens put out records by many of these bands

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  5. Some other important record labels of the 1980s in D.C. include Fountain of Youth and DSI

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  6. Banned in DC

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