05:12 PM on 04/16/12
Pushin' th' little daisies
Possibly the single biggest influence on modern alternative music.
Trace back the origins of punk/hardcore, emo, indie (especially indie) or even mainstream rock -- Dave Grohl grew up on Minor Threat, et al -- and you'll find this man.
I just, finally, picked up Our Band Could Be Your Life the other day and can't wait to find out more about the legend.