CBGB Festival

Win CBGB Festival Passes [Sweepstakes]

Last modified October 9, 2013 at 5:56 pm

*Contest has ended. Congrats to Chris Foote and Taylor Strong!*    The CBGB Festival starts tomorrow. Earlier today, we wrote about Queen V, one of the performers in the festival. We’re also giving away two (2) pairs of festival badges. Winners will be notified Wednesday (October 9) morning and can pick the badges up at the Bowery Electric […]

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Queen V’s Top 11 Haunts on the LES

Posted October 8, 2013 at 11:25 am

We first saw Queen V at CBGB’s in 2003 as part of the Medusa Festival. How fitting to premiere a video for “Right or Wrong” from her new album The Decade Of Queen V in anticipation of her upcoming gig October 10 at the CBGB Festival. Per the release: One can say Queen V is more man […]

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CBGB Festival Postponed to October 2013

Posted March 7, 2013 at 6:45 am

Word is leaking from the uplifting gormandizers that the CBGB Festival has been postponed.

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Another Adjournment for Cro-Mags’ Harley Flanagan

Posted December 11, 2012 at 6:46 am

Cro-Mags co-founder Harley Flanagan had his day in court back in September for the knifing incident that transpired last summer during the inaugural CBGB Festival.

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Dates Announced for CBGB Festival 2013

Posted October 22, 2012 at 6:18 am

The second festival featuring other music for uplifting gormandizers is returning this spring

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Sick of it All Reschedules Canceled Webster Hall Show Without Cro-Mags

Posted August 21, 2012 at 10:49 am

Moments after Harley Flanagan went on a stabbing spree during the CBGB Festival at Webster Hall, Cro-Mags lead singer John “Bloodclot” Joseph and hardcore headliner Sick of it All both promised to return for the fans.

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Harley Flanagan and the Lower East Side

Posted July 11, 2012 at 6:40 am

With Cro-Mags on the mainstream agenda for the first time in…well, awhile, let’s take a historical journey into Harley Flanagan and the Lower East Side.

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CBGB Has a Bone to Pick with Dial 7 Car Service

Posted July 11, 2012 at 6:09 am

Followers of the official Twitter handle probably noticed an influx of barbed broadcasts from the brand these last few days, all of which leveled at the local Dial 7 car service.

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SummerStage at the CBGB Festival

Last modified August 11, 2012 at 11:05 am

The 100-degree temperatures were practically begging for us all to figure out a way to chill, and with massively extended solos and groove jams, the bands playing CBGB Festival’s SummerStage show this past Saturday, figured out a way to make it happen.

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CBGB Festival: The Photography of Bob Gruen

Posted July 9, 2012 at 12:15 pm

There was something a bit surreal about approaching the Landmark Sunshine Theater on East Houston Street and seeing a red carpet juxtaposed with a CBGB backdrop, and barricades lying in wait for the paparazzi.

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