Youth subcultures such as punk which are very in-your-face are often stereotyped as being violent and used as a scapegoat instead of looking at the real issues behind such violence. Hence why parents and other adults warn young people to stay away from those involved in the punk subculture lest they fall prey to their apparent violence.This moral panic was largely based on the misinformation that listening to loud, angry music can cause violent young people. (read comment section)
Another flyer from the same September 26 Kalamazoo show. The Misfits, inspired by '50s B-horror films, created a campy punk subculture appropriately known as horror-punk. 1977-1983. Key track: "Teenagers from Mars"