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  1. History Of Thrash Metal: Part 1 Of 6 [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... had turned up the aggression (and the leftist/anarchist political views) from classic punk bands like Ramones and Dead Boys. Authenticity and attitude became the most highly prized traits in a band's sound, often as a trade-off with instrumental ...

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  2. X helped define original punk rock sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... their time. The New York scene included the Talking Heads , Blondie, Patti Smith , Television, Wayne County, the Dead Boys, Mink DeVille and many others. It was an outgrowth of the much more rowdy New York Dolls and much more menacing Lou Reed / ...

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  3. Legendary rock band Television in San Antonio for first time everRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... feedback and unorthodox, sometime sludgy, orchestration. Cheetah Chrome : During the late 1970s punk era, Dead Boys guitarist Cheetah Chrome's gnarly cheetah-print vest was nearly as notorious as the Cleveland punk band's singer Stiv Bators , the ...

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  4. Unearthed recordings shine a light on the Rust Belt's art-rock eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | The Economist

    ... the Tombs, are often cited as Midwestern forefathers of American out-of-bounds rock, spawning Pere Ubu and the Dead Boys, and influencing the likes of Devo and the Ramones. But "French Pictures in London" paints a very different picture of the scene ...

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  5. Remembering Philly's legendary, all-Black punk pioneersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... dish. They played or partied with just about everyone on the scene there, Gordon said, including Sid Vicious, The Dead Boys, Richard Hell and The New York Dolls, with whom they eventually lived in a city loft. "That was just an automatic thing, a ...

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  6. Kvelertak made us a playlist of their indie rock influences for Beachheads LPRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    ... acclaimed when it came out but it made me aware of a bunch of cool bands that I had never heard of before. The Dead Boys, The Damned and Johnny Thunders are all bands and artists that have inspired the punk side of Beachheads. This song by Johnny ...

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  7. Auckland Fringe hits its strideRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2017 | Scoop

    ... from a rooftop near you; Shetland-born comedian Marjolein Robertson's Relations ; Tasmanian Nelson Gilmour 's Dead Boys Are Blue at Silo 6; Aussie dancer Paul Jackson 's 48 Points Around The Shoulder (In Shorts) ; Perth-based Fringe maestro Tomas ...

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  8. Pairing European Bands With Their Houston KinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Houston Press

    ... covers and original songs. It was rumored they were once going to back Cheetah Chrome at a local fest, until the Dead Boys holdover failed to show. Didn't matter; the fellas thrilled the crowd with their own raucous version of "Sonic Reducer." ...

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  9. A Nostalgic Look Back at New York's 1970s Punk Rock SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | Time

    His photographs capture the culture of rock and punk music; the beguiling moments with the Ramones, Patti Smith, Talking Heads, Blondie, Dead Boys, Richard Hell, Lydia Lunch and many more as they made New York's CBGB club their home in the late 1970s. David Godlis, a photographer simply known as GODLIS, was deeply influenced by Brassai's Secret Paris of the 1930s which portrayed its opium dens, its brothels when he decided to photograph music history in 1976.

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  10. Bodega Lists 10 Essential Hardcore RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Hypebeast.com

    ... with a jazz-fusion, prog-rock background channeling their fandom of original punk legends like the Ramones and Dead Boys into becoming one of the greatest bands of all time wasn't on anybody's radar. The burgeoning hardcore scene in their hometown ...

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  11. What's going on Thursday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Daredevils, Panzie @ The Bowery Electric Punk as we know it wouldn't exist without Rocket From The Tombs and Dead Boys, both of which counted guitarist Cheetah Chrome as a member. It's a treat that we can still catch him today. Mega Bog, IJI, Jepeto ...

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  12. Notekillers: The Best Art Rock Band You've Never Heard OfRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | The New York Observer

    ... called the Hot Club. This was where all the touring bands played-the Cramps, B-52s, Elvis Costello, Dead Kennedys, Dead Boys, Richard Hell, Johnny Thunders, and many others. And, of course, all the local Philly bands, including us, played there as ...

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  13. Richie Parsons to celebrate solo CD at Book & Bar Aug. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... with and backed up Cheetah a few times in Boston, Detroit and Rome, Italy. When I was a kid, I photographed the Dead Boys at the Rat … They were heroes of mine. When he lived in Boston after the Dead Boys, I kept my distance. He was a nice ...

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  14. Alice CooperRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... Parliament-Funkadelic, The Tubes, T. Rex, Elton John, The Runaways, Guns N' Roses, Gary Glitter, Aerosmith, the Dead Boys, Adam Ant, Poison, Prince, the Sex Pistols, the Ramones, Twisted Sister, Devo, Megadeth, the Plasmatics, Madonna, Gwar, Cheap ...

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  15. The Regeneration of D GenerationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | Independent Weekly

    ... panic." SPIN scribe Charles Aaron scored the LP eight out of ten, writing that the band "strikes a pose like the Dead Boys all dressed up for your love." That year, D Generation would tour with Kiss. "It wasn't because I was angry with anybody," he ...

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  16. Liquid Kitty's Punk Rock BBQ Goes Out With a BangRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | LA Weekly

    ... band. The local power trio are inspired by all the usual garage and punk suspects (The Dictators, The Stooges, The Dead Boys), but they play with an unrelenting intensity that feels more like The Who, circa Live at Leeds . Singer-guitarist Jonathan ...

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  17. Please Kill Me Turns 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... the Velvet Underground, then continues through such unsung punk luminaries as MC5, the Stooges, Television, and Dead Boys, among others. As advertised, the book is a collection of direct quotations from musicians, managers, club owners, record ...

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  18. Rocket From the Tombs' Craig Bell releasing a solo LP & playing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    ... show are on sale now. Craig also plays New Haven the next day. In related news, RFTT's Cheetah Chrome (also of Dead Boys) plays NYC a day earlier than Craig does, at Bowery Electric on September 8 with Crank County Daredevils . Tickets are on sale ...

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  19. Photographer Theresa Kereakes brings a snapshot of punk history to Little Five PointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... Theresa Kereakes is one of the unsung heroes in the secret history of punk. If you're familiar with the Germs, the Dead Boys, Stiv Bators, Alice Bag, the Cramps, the Avengers, and Joan Jett, you've no doubt seen her work. On Sat., July 30 , Kereakes ...

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  20. Photographer Theresa Kereakes brings a snapshot of punk history to Little Five PointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... Theresa Kereakes is one of the unsung heroes in the secret history of punk. If you're familiar with the Germs, the Dead Boys, Stiv Bators, Alice Bag, the Cramps, the Avengers, and Joan Jett, you've no doubt seen her work. On Sat., July 30 , Kereakes ...

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