Tales of Punk

By acollinson on 28 Nov 2016
Rosie Mellows in 1976 and 2016, on display in the Punks exhibition.

Rosie Mellows in 1976 and 2016, on display in the Punks exhibition.

Punks, our latest collecting and exhibition project, tries to capture the spirit of punk as it exploded across London in 1976. In partnership with students from Central Saint Martins, we interviewed 19 individuals who had all been there in 1976 to witness the birth of punk.

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Filming Punks

By acollinson on 23 Sep 2016
Punk Lesley Edgar, pictured in 1975 and 2016.

Punk Lesley Edgar, pictured in 1975 and 2016.

This year, Punk.London celebrates 40 years of music, fashion, and life in the city. The Museum of London has commissioned two new documentary films, Punks parts one and two, which feature interviews with former punks in iconic venues across the city. Watch them now, visit our Punks exhibition, or read a behind the scenes take from the film-makers below.

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