The Dictators

The Dictators are a classic example of the “ahead of their time” syndrome. Born after the decline and disbandment of proto-punk bands such as the MC5 and the Stooges, and before the emergence of The Ramones, Television, and other punk bands, The Dictators career saw them torn between arena dreams and small club realities..

 

Andy Shernoff was a smart, funny undergraduate at State University of New York, New Paultz. He wrote, edited and published an early fanzine, Teenage Wasteland Gazette. Through his fanzine he formed a friendship with rock writer Richard Meltzer, lyricist for... Read More

Genre:
Rock, Hard Rock, Proto-Punk
City Of Origin:
New York City, ,New York United States
Formed Date:
1974
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Tracks

The Next Big Thing

New York New York
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Science Gone Too Far

New York New York
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Weekend

New York New York
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Rock And Roll Made a Man Out Of Me

New York New York
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Two-Tub Man

New York New York
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Moon Upstairs

New York New York
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Loyola

New York New York
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