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Hear a Young Thurston Moore Singing With X-Ray Spex at CBGB in 1978

Thurston Moore

On the latest episode of BBC Two's 'Artsnight,' Moore recalls going to an X-Ray Spex concert in 1978 and singing "Oh Bondage! Up Yours!" with Poly Styrene.

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Coming Soon: CBGB Brand Umbrellas, Cell Phone Cases + More Decidedly Un-Punk Items

Teresa Lee, Getty Images
Teresa Lee, Getty Images

If the news that legendary New York punk club CBGB would reborn as a theme restaurant in Newark Airport didn't already ruin your holidays, this probably will:

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I Wanna Be Desecrated: CBGB Is Coming Back as a Theme Restaurant in Newark Airport

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Teresa Lee, Getty Images

Now you'll be able to feel all the mystique of those early Ramones and Talking Heads performances while enjoying a wedge salad as you wait for your flight out of New Jersey.

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The Story of Talking Heads’ Live Debut at CBGB

Talking Heads at the 17th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
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The Talking Heads first played New York City's CBGB in June 1975 and quickly changed the parameters of punk.

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‘CBGB’ Director Randy Miller Talks Researching Punk’s Mecca, Casting a Foo Fighter to Play Iggy Pop + More

Randy Miller
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When Hilly Kristal open CBGB in New York City's Bowery in 1973, he was hoping to bring country and bluegrass music to a part of Manhattan people generally avoided.

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