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Rewind Archive‘Rebel Streets’ & ‘Wild Side’ were alternative titles for the film.
Rewind ArchiveT.S.O.L. who perform live in the film, means True Sounds Of Liberty, for those of us who like to know these things.
Rewind ArchiveMike B. The Flea is co-founder and bassist of the fantastic funk metal band The Red Hot Chili Peppers. He also appeared in another Penelope Spheeris directed film Dudes (1987).
Thanks to Janene_machineWade Walston, who plays Joe Schmo, is the bass player for the U.S. Bombs.
Rewind ArchiveChris Pederson (aka Jack Didley) went on to feature in "Night Of The Comet" (1984), Sylvester (1985), "Platoon" (1986), Two Moon Junction (1988), "Born On The Fourth Of July" (1989) and Point Break (1991).
Thanks to Arthur L. HumannWhen Roger Corman bought the rights to the film "White Star" and re-released in the US as "Let it Rock" he used the D.I. footage (where the girl gets her clothes ripped off) from "Suburbia" as a concert scene.
Rewind Archive'Coloring Outside The Lines; A Punk Rock Memoir' by Aimee Cooper is an excellent book. She met The Connected (the film was based on them) in 1980 and her memoir is fascinating reading. The book is published by Rowdy's Press, Texas, USA.
There's often fake stuff floating round, y'know? -Like the 'ghost boy' that can allegedly be seen in "Three Men And A Baby".
But, nothing bogus that we know yet for "Suburbia".
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