About the Book

Dance of Days

Dance of Days

Two Decades of Punk in the Nation’s Capital
December 2009
Trade Paperback · 440 Pages
$21.95 U.S. · $25.50 CAN · €15.99 E.U.
ISBN 9781933354996
Akashic Books


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The nation's capital gave birth to the most influential punk underground of the '80s and '90s. Dance of Days recounts the rise of trailblazing artists such as Bad Brains, Henry Rollins, Minor Threat, Rites of Spring, Fugazi, and Bikini Kill.

About the Authors

Mark Anderson is the co-author of Dance of Days: Two Decades of Punk in the Nation's Capital (Akashic, 2003). Anderson is the outreach coordinator for Emmaus Services for the Aging, and he remains active with Positive Force DC, Helping Individual Prostitues Survive, and Women's Advocates to Terminate Sexism (WATTS). He lives in Washington, D.C.