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Faithfully capturing the spirit and heritage of American work wear,
Levi’s® Vintage Clothing reproduces the fits, fabrics and details of bygone eras.

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IN 1980s LOUISVILLE

Crank it up. Levi’® Vintage Clothing presents a tribute to the ’80s Louisville underground music scene that inspired grunge.

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THE SCENE THAT
INSPIRED GRUNGE

In the early 1980s, deep within the teenage bedrooms of Louisville, Kentucky, a new sound was taking shape. Teenagers were emerging from the local punk and hardcore scenes and forming bands.

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GET AMPED

What they shared was an unorthodox songwriting approach and an uncompromising attitude. Their music became the driving influence of ’90s post-rock — paving the way for Seattle’s transformative grunge scene.

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levis malaysia - levis vintage clothing
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levis malaysia - levis vintage clothing

GO UNDERGROUND

On several occasions, these Louisville bands seemed ready to break out and become the next big thing. But an unwillingness to compromise kept them just below the surface, solidifying their place in music history as true underground originals.


SHOP THE COLLECTION

Flashback to the uncompromising bands of the ’80s Louisville underground music scene and their enduring legacy. Their uniform of choice was a pair of classic ’80s Levi’s® 501® Jeans mixed with strong graphic elements and DIY attitude.