The Black Flag legal matters have come to an end. Last year, Black Flag guitarist Greg Ginn sued his former bandmates after they branched off to perform the band's music under the moniker Flag. But Ginn has reportedly come to a legal settlement with his former bandmates that will now allow both acts to continue.
Although Black Flag have been entrenched with lawsuits and changes in band members, the punk legends have just announced their 2014 'Victimology' North American tour. Opening for the band will be Black Flag guitarist Greg Ginn's experimental act HOR and Brooklyn punk duo Cinema Cinema.
Legendary hardcore punk band Black Flag will continue to create music, but with a new frontman leading the band. Mike Vallely, who has fronted Revolution Mother and joined Black Flag's Greg Ginn in Good for You, will be taking over as vocalist for the exiting Ron Reyes.
Black Flag guitarist and chief songwriter Greg Ginn’s brother Raymond Pettibon designed this legendary punk logo. Pettibon, who also came up with the band’s name, said in an interview that the black flag represents anarchy. Foo Fighters singer Dave Grohl attempted to tattoo this logo on his left forearm when he was 12 years old but could only stand the pain for three out of the four bars...