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Another State of Mind is a documentary film made in the summer of chronicling the adventure of two punk bands, Social Distortion and Youth Brigadeas they embark on their first international tour. The bands head north up through San FranciscoOregonand Seattle.
The film documents not only the complex and challenging social dynamics of the punk scene, the touring bands and their crew, but also documents the DIY punk touring circuit in its infancy. A final bus break-down in D. Liles and Danell abandon the group to stay with friends of Brinson's, where they voice their exhaustion with the tour and the rest of the group. Out of desperation, the others go to the local Kmart to shop for tarps Ride - Governor - Another State Of Mind the members of Minor Threat.
Mike Ness ends up being stranded when the rest of Social Distortion heads back to OC where they feel they have a better chance of making money rather than staying Binkis - The Marquee / Thats What Im Talking About the difficult tour. Ness has really no choice but to grab a flight back to LA himself and try to regroup. Youth Brigade Soapkills* - Cheftak a truck and drives back to Los Angeles.
Four cast members have died since the making of this film; Dennis Danell brain aneurysm in and Brent Liles traffic accident in of Social Distortion, and road crew members Louis Dufau drug overdose in and Dominic Mastergeorge died in MiddletownConnecticut in . Additionally, Marcel, a wheelchair-using punk who is shown in the Montreal scene died in In the mid s Mike Brinson went to nuclear engineering school in the Navy.
He currently resides in Indiana where he has 2 sons and works in the aerospace industry. Strangely, in the beginning of the documentary, Dennis Danell jokingly says that he's 38 and old. On February 29,Danell died at the age of Eleven assorted punks would be traveling across the country in a broken down school bus. It was a chance to explore and document the punk community more extensively than ever before.
On August 17,armed with one production assistantStuart and Small set off in their rental truck on this journey through the underground. For six weeks and ten thousand miles, they recorded the adventures of the two touring bands — Youth Brigade and Social Distortion. More than just concert footage, this film documents the rich collection of characters in and around the tour, and the hardships and dangers of life on the road.
The film was made on the cheap side and the scenes that feature instructions for slam dancing were filmed as filler so that the film would be at a viable length for release and distribution. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The New York Times. Social Distortion. Story of My Life And Other Stories. Ride - Governor - Another State Of Mind Wreckage from the Past Greatest Hits. Live at the Roxy. Ride - Governor - Another State Of Mind Band members Adolescents.
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