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CJ Ramone American Beauty

CJ Ramone releasing LP ft. Big Eyes & Mariachi El Bronx members, touring

Stream CJ's new single "Moral to the Story" now.

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North American Waste Black Flag

Dez Cadena & Ron Reyes playing Black Flag songs at shows with CJ Ramone

Former Black Flag members Dez Cadena & Ron Reyes are teaming up for some shows (playing Flag songs) with support from CJ Ramone (playing Ramones songs). Brooklyn is announced and NJ is TBA.

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FLAG at Gramercy Theatre - 6/28/16 (photo via Michael Piaker)

FLAG, War On Women & The Dirty Nil played Gramercy (review, videos, setlist)

When their tour hit NYC's Gramercy Theatre on Tuesday night (6/28), the floor opened up wide for a pit, every song was a stone-cold classic, and the songs sounded as tight and fast as you remember them. That's surely because FLAG have a hell of a lot of veteran hardcore talent on one stage...

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Dez Cadena

Dez Cadena benefit happening in NJ this weekend with members of Murphy’s Law, Underdog, more

Dez Cadena (Black Flag/FLAG, Misfits) was recently diagnosed with cancer and a GoFundMe campaign was set up for him, and now a benefit show is going down for him this Saturday (4/30) at Brighton Bar in Long Branch, NJ. Dez is performing in two of the bands, Dez Cadena & The Buzz Aldrin Trio and Jon Caspi & The First Gun, and other sets include...

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J Mascis, Dez Cadena, Don Fleming, Sunburned Rob Thomas & more playing Stooges tribute in NYC this week

Stooges tribute band Ron & Scott -- which features Rob Thomas (the one from Sunburned Hand of the Man, not Matchbox 20), John Moloney (also of SHOFTM) and Noel Ford -- are playing a NYC show on Thursday, in honor of the band's departed members Scott and Ron Asheton. They'll be joined by a very special guest, who's performed with the Asheton brothers before, Dinosaur Jr's J Mascis. Other guests include...

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Dez Cadena (Black Flag, Misfits, etc) diagnosed with cancer, crowdfunding campaign launched

Dez Cadena, who was a member of Black Flag, Misfits (which he recently left) and more, has sadly been diagnosed with throat cancer. A GoFundMe campaign was set up to help him out, and reads:Dez has just finished debilitating radiation treatments, and is confident he will return to active performance again within ...

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Misfits replace Dez Cadena with Jerry’s son, playing ‘Walk Among Us,’ ‘Earth A.D.’ & ‘Static Age’ in full on tour

Should the Jerry Only-led Misfits play Earth A.D. in full at This Is Hardcore this year? We don't think so. But should they play that AND Walk Among Us in full at their Halloween-time NYC show, soon after playing Static Age (which some Misfits fans may not even consider an actual Misfits album) in full in...

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Ramones 40th Anniversary to be honored in NYC; CJ Ramone signed to Fat Wreck; Richie Ramone playing w/ The Queers

The Ramones' 40th anniversary as a band will be celebrated in NYC this weekend. A press release reads...This Saturday, August 16th, marks the 40th Anniversary of the day The Ramones took the stage at CBGB for their first performance ...

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FLAG announce tour dates, including NYC at Irving Plaza

FLAG, comprised of former Black Flag-ers and Descendents Keith Morris, Chuck Dukowski, Dez Cadena, Bill Stevenson and Stephen Egerton, will play a series of precision strikes this summer and fall...

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What’s going on Friday?

today in NYC
* UCB East
* Evillive
* Book Fest
* Mirman Fest
* Steely Dan @ Beacon Theatre
* The Respect Sextet @ The Stone
* "Indie Music Fest" @ Littlefield
* Ski Lodge, Sea Monsters @ Cake Shop
* Beer & Cable, Agitator @ The Acheron
* Malajube, Brian Bonz @ Mercury Lounge
* Ian Hunter, Tracie Hunter @ City Winery
* The Raincoats, Grass Widow, No Bra @ Warsaw
* Blouse, Heaven's Gate, Dive @ Shea Stadium
* 40 Watt Sun, Woe, Pilgrim @ Public Assembly
* ELKS, Iron Tides, Heliotropes @ Union Pool
* Dave Matthews Band Caravan @ Randall's Island
* Suicidal Tendencies @ House of Vans (invite only)
* Jenny Owen Youngs, Sam Bradley, Pree @ The Rock Shop
* Trouble & Bass 5 Year Anniversary Party @ Webster Hall
* Sloan, You Am I, Taylor Locke & The Roughs @ Maxwell's
* ETHEL, Marc Ribot, Shelley Hirsch, Fred Frith @ Roulette
* Starfucker, Beat Connection, Alexico @ Knitting Factory
* Chappo, Jump Into The Gospel, Amir Darzi @ Cameo Gallery
* Samiam, Walter Schreifels, Model Home @ Santos Party House
* Nation Beat, Maracatu NY, DJ Greg Caz, Sustain @ 92YTribeca
* Hanni El Khatib, Sundelles, Young Boys, Motive @ Glasslands
* Peter, Bjorn & John, The Suzan, Niki & The Dove @ Bowery Ballroom
* Daniel Francis Doyle, Shellshag, The Numerators, Tetsuo @ Death By Audio
* Drawn and Quartered, Mausoleum, Death Sick, Mutant Supremacy @ Saint Vitus
* Mad Professor, Twilight Circus Dub, Q-Mastah, Majestic Twinsound @ Knitting Factory
* Miguel Frasconi leads a collaborative concert of the works of John Cag) @ The Stone
* Matt Pond PA, Rocky Votolato, Marcellus Hall & The Hostages @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
* Rudu Malfatti, Taku Sugimoto, Takahiro Kawaguchi, Annette Krebs, Taku Unami (Minor Musics Japan) @ Issue Project Room

ACL is this weekend in Austin and streaming...

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