"Perfect Youth effectively imparts a sense of agency to local communities, and easily demonstrates that punk was more than an imported phenomenon. . . . Sutherland colourfully illustrates how, when, and where Canadian bands contributed to punk's early development." —BC Studies
About the Author
Sam Sutherland is a Toronto-based journalist. He is a former Assistant Editor at "Exclaim! Magazine" and Music Editor of "Broken Pencil," whose work has appeared in such publications as "The National Post, Maisonneuve, Alternative Press," and alt-weeklies across the country. He currently works as the Online Producer of AUX.TV.