Let's face it: A degree from a respected college is rarely a good credential in a punk's résumé. The fact that members of the Strokes attended tony Manhattan prep schools is the loudest false note underneath their hype. And the diplomas from Emerson College and Brown University held by Slick 57's John Pedigo and Ward Richmond, respectively, don't exactly reek of... More >>>
Allison V. Smith
The time members of Slick 57 spent in college wasn't completely wasted: "It was an easy way to start playing, because we didn't really have to take it totally seriously for four years," John Pedigo, left, explains.