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Neil Hamburger @ Knitting Factory in Manhattan in 2008 (more by Lori Baily)
Neil Hamburger

The days are officially numbered for Hollywood's Knitting Factory. The club, says a spokesman, will host its last show on Oct. 25, with pop-punk band Hit the Lights currently booked on the venue's final day.

Pop & Hiss reported in July that the Knitting Factory intended to leave its current location at 7021 Hollywood Blvd. at the end of October. The club's lease is up Oct. 31, and there were no last-minute changes of heart.

"We are definitely not staying here," says the club's head of promotion and publicity, Bruce Duff, via email.

The Knitting Factory's flier for its final Hollywood shows teases a new venue opening in 2010. Duff says nothing has yet been finalized on a new locale, although "several are in the running."
[LA Times]

Here in NY our Knitting Factory went through something similar with the location switching from Manhattan to Brooklyn where funnyman Neil Hamburger is performing on November 11th! JP Incorporated and Jonny Corndawg open the show. Tickets are on sale.

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Comments (8)

Jonny Corndawg = Jesus Christ

Posted by Anonymous | September 29, 2009 11:05 AM

Jonny Corndawg is no Jesus, I know Jesus and Jonny is no Jesus, very close but not Jesus.

Posted by Anonymous | September 29, 2009 12:00 PM

I've witnessed Jonny Corndawg turn water into Boone's Farm.

Posted by Anonymous | September 29, 2009 12:09 PM

CRANBERRY SAUCE

Posted by Anonymous | September 29, 2009 3:12 PM

knitting factory LA is LA douchebag shithole, kicked out the bass player of dillinger four last week cuz he drank too much. sold out show, kicked him out as last song ended. rock and roll with roid addled bouncers, love ya hollywood.

Posted by Anonymous | September 29, 2009 6:18 PM

very good topic

Posted by erotik shop | November 13, 2009 4:12 AM

thanks for all

Posted by şişme bebek | July 13, 2012 9:03 AM

If you're going to report about Los Angeles, I think you need to use less words and add more pictures.

Posted by Anonymous | July 13, 2012 9:35 AM

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