Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages

X: Live at the Whisky A Go Go on the Fabulous Sunset Strip

Don Snowden, Boston Phoenix, The, 27 May 1988

FOR ALL THE national accolades heaped on X throughout the '80s, the group never stopped viewing itself as an LA band stepped in the nitty-gritty of fringe life in Hollywood. And no outfit did more for the punk rejuvenation of the Los Angeles music scenario.

Total word count of piece: 801