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Noisey News

Target Apologizes for Building a Fake-Ass CBGB in the East Village

Having been criticized for taking on the legendary punk venue's aesthetic at a new Manhattan location over the weekend, the department store said blah blah blah "guest feedback" or something.
Alex Robert Ross
7.26.18
Interviews

CBGB Isn’t “The Fucking Notre Dame," Punk Died Long Before Then

We interviewed Mark Perry, founder of the fanzine Sniffin’ Glue, about capitalism, counter culture, and whether or not punk can happen again.
3.2.16
Presented By Vinyl

Highlighting the Iconic New York City Music Venues of the 70s

Trust that there was a whole lot more than just CBGB & OMFUG (even though that's the picture we used).
Derek Scancarelli
2.11.16
the worst things of all time

A CBGB Restaurant Is Opening in the Newark Airport

Pretty soon, you'll no longer have to rely on an Ambien and a martini from the United Club lounge if you wanna be sedated on that long flight!
Kyle Kramer
12.21.15
Premieres

Legendary NYHC Band Beyond Shares Stories and a Track From Their Classic 1988 Demo

Little-known NYHC heavy hitters talk shop on the early days.
Tony Rettman
10.2.15
Interviews

Life on Mars: The Surviving Members of the Earliest No Wave Band Talk Muggings, Warhol, and 1977

Mark Cunningham and Connie Burg look back the pivotal 'No New York' era of experimental rock.
Jordan N. Mamone
9.28.15
we saw this

That One Time When the Best Band Played the Worst Place on Earth

DEVO in Times Square. Ugh.
Noisey Staff
10.13.14
Objectively Correct Lists

The 123 Worst Musicians of All Time

From AC/DC to Zappa, these are the “artists” who have ruined music.
Noisey Staff
8.27.14
Premieres

Stream A New Track By Long Lost Power-Pop Favorites Milk 'N' Cookies (Members of Roxy Music, Sparks)

39 years after their only LP and 11 years after their last release, stream a brand new track
Fred Pessaro
4.3.14
At The Movies

Movies About Punk: the Good, the Bad, and the Other

Why can't movies ever get punk right?
Joseph Yanick
3.20.14
Reviews

The CBGB Movie Amazingly Wasn’t the Worst Thing in the World But It Was Still Pretty Terrible

But really, what did you expect?
Dan Ozzi
10.9.13