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The Dictators @ CBGB’s 3rd-to-last night

DOWNLOAD: Blondie live @ 2005 Save CBGB Rally in WSP (MP3) (pics)

The Dicators played CBGB Friday October 13th, 2006 - the last-ever Friday night show at CBGB's, and the first of a two-night run for the reunited 70's NYC punk band...

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David Byrne skips Loser’s Lounge for Jenny Lewis

DOWNLOAD: Talking Heads - Once In a Lifetime (MP3)

"Loser’s Lounge is one of those New York City treasures that help make fighting through the crowded sidewalks and the rest of the daily hassles we face worthwhile...

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Rock Band Name Origins


B-52's - The beehive hairstyle popular in the 1950's (worn by band members) was called a B-52 after a type of large US Air Force bomber plane with that designation...

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NYC Venues 1987 – 1991 (by Political Punk NYC)

DOWNLOAD: Reagan Youth - Happy (MP3)

The following post was copy and pasted in its entirety from 'Political Punk NYC's MySpace:


Do you remember the following venues that had punk shows back in the day (1987-1991)...

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Madball @ CBGB (last hardcore matinee), NYC | pics

DOWNLOAD: Madball - For my Enemies (MP3)

Madball was a sweet last minute addition to the last hardcore matinee show at CBGB's on Sunday October 8, 2006...

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Sirius to broadcast last CBGB show

"As an addendum to our story about the performances which will close out the legendary CBGB venue, the final ever performance will be broadcast exclusively by Sirius satellite Radio...

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Agnostic Front @ CBGB (last hardcore matinee), NYC | pics

DOWNLOAD: Agnostic Front - Gotta Go (MP3)

Agnostic Front headlined the last-ever hardcore matinee at CBGB on Sunday (Oct 8, 2006). Murphy's Law, Madball, Sick of It All, and Harley's War were also on the bill...

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Bad Brains @ CBGB (2006 – show 1), NYC | pics

More later...

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The Heebie-Jeebies at CBGB’s | Book & Event

"...journalist Beeber does a commendable job of illuminating the Jewish backgrounds of many of punk's pioneers, including Joey Ramone (Jeffrey Hyman), Tommy Ramone (Tamas Erdelyi), as well as Lou Reed, Lenny Kaye, Blondie's Chris Stein, CBGB owner Hilly Kristal right up to the heir-apparent to the Jewish-punk crown, the Beastie Boys...

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Blondie playing CBGB?

Oct 8 - Sick of It All, Agnostic Front, Murphy's Law, Madball, Harley's War (SOLD OUT)
Oct 9 - Bad Brains, Avail, McRAD, Dub Trio (SOLD OUT)
Oct 10 - Bad Brains, Bouncing Souls, The Mob (SOLD OUT)
Oct 11 - Bad Brains, Underdog, Stimulators (tix on sale Thursday @ noon)
Oct 12 - ...

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