Initially called Panic , the band was established by Greg Ginn , the guitarist, primary songwriter, and sole continuous member through multiple personnel changes in the band. They are widely considered to be one of the first hardcore punk bands, as well as one of the pioneers of post-hardcore. After breaking up in , Black Flag reunited in and again in The band announced their third reunion in January Black Flag's sound mixed the raw simplicity of the Ramones with atonal guitar solos and, in later years, frequent tempo shifts. The lyrics were written mostly by Ginn, and like other punk bands of the late s and early s, Black Flag voiced an anti-authoritarian and nonconformist message, in songs punctuated with descriptions of social isolation , neurosis , poverty , and paranoia. These themes were explored further when Henry Rollins joined the band as lead singer in Over the course of the s, Black Flag's sound, as well as their notoriety evolved. As well as being central to the creation of hardcore punk, they were innovators in the first wave of American West Coast punk rock and are considered a key influence on punk subculture in the United States and abroad. Along with being among the earliest punk rock groups to incorporate elements and the influence of heavy metal melodies and rhythm, there were often overt freestyles, free jazz , breakbeat and contemporary classical elements in their sound, especially in Ginn's guitar playing, and the band interspersed records and performances with instrumentals throughout their career.
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Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag - PC
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Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag begins in , when pirates established a lawless republic in the Caribbean and ruled the land and seas. These outlaws paralyzed navies, halted international trade, and plundered vast fortunes. They threatened the power structures that ruled Europe, inspired the imaginations of millions, and left a legacy that still endures. Stand among legendary pirates such as Blackbeard, Calico Jack and Benjamin Hornigold, as you establish a lawless republic in the Bahamas and relive the truly explosive events that defined the Golden Age of Pirates. From Kingston to Nassau, explore 50 unique locations where you can live the life of a pirate.
It is the sixth major installment in the Assassin's Creed series. The plot is set in a fictional history of real-world events and follows the centuries-old struggle between the Assassins , who fight for peace with free will, and the Templars , who desire peace through control. The framing story is set in the 21st century and describes the player as an Abstergo agent. The attempted establishment of a Republic of Pirates utopia free from either British or Spanish rule is a significant plot element. Unlike previous games, gameplay elements focus more on the ship-based exploration of the seamless open world map, while also retaining the series' third-person land-based exploration, melee combat, and stealth system.