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HILLY 4EVER (pics from outside CBGB)


RIP – CBGB Founder, Hilly Kristal Dies at Age 75


Mike Watt & The Stooges @ United Palace, NYC pics (part 2)

DOWNLOAD: Minutemen - History Lesson - Part II (MP3)

Popmatters has some great recent video interviews with Mike Watt (Minutemen, fIREHOSE, Kelly Clarkson)...

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60 yr old DAVID BOWIE bringing DANIEL JOHNSTON to NYC HIGHLINE Festival in MAY (9-19) (+ TVOTR & Arcade Fire?)

DOWNLOAD: David Bowie - Changes (MP3)

Happy Birthday David Bowie! "David Robert Jones" was born on January 8, 1947. Today he's 60 years old, so the BBC listed sixty things about him

Back in May 2006 (when he was just 59) we found out that David's curating the May 2007 Inaugural HighLine Festival in NYC...

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VU record sells for 155,401 | Lou Reed about to do Berlin


The Velvet Underground record sold for $155,401 to a mystery bidder named "mechadaddy", but there's still time to bid on a one-of-a-kind Portastatic poster, a Guided By Voices collage made by Robert Pollard, a limited edition GBV Propeller LP, a Misfits Evilive 45, and an original set of ABBA dolls...

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Sick of It All @ CBGB (last hardcore matinee) | pics + Tour Dates w/ Hatebreed

These pictures of Sick of It All are from the last-ever hardcore matinee at CBGB (October 8, 2006). I never posted them before, so Sick of It All and Hatebreed's just-announced tour ("Stillborn Fest") was the perfect excuse...

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The dismantling of CBGB

"To help him with the five-day process of packing up the club, Kristal has hired Aurora Productions, a New York theatrical production management company that specializes in the construction and disassembly of Broadway stage sets...

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APB reissue music – playing 4 area shows

Sat Dec 09 - Loop Lounge (Passaic, NJ)
Thu Dec 14 - Union Hall (Brooklyn)
Fri Dec 15 - Knitting Factory (NYC)
Sat Dec 16 - Molly Blooms 2 (Amityville, LI)
"If you were a dance-punk growing up on alternative radio (WLIR, WHTG) on the east coast in the mid to late 80's, you remember Scotland's APB...

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Hilly Kristal @ the 2006 CMJ CBGB reunion

Two days after CBGB owner Hilly Kristal finished vacating his club on the Bowery, CMJ managed to get him on stage in front of badge-holding CMJ attendees...

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The 40 Greatest Concerts in Boston history

"On a Tuesday night in 1993, Rage Against the Machine were little more than a buzz band on their first headlining tour for their homonymous major-label debut...

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