Posted September 8, 2020 at 5:01 am
In our new series “Getting By,” Lower East Side residents and business owners share, in their own words, how they’re navigating the new normal of pandemic times. In this installment, Harley Flanagan, founder of hardcore punk band Cro-Mags, gives us two cents. Less than 48 hours before our show with Body Count at Webster Hall, […]
Posted November 8, 2018 at 5:05 am
The abbreviated final season of Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown concludes this Sunday (November 11) with a much-hyped episode centered on the Lower East Side. The personal journey finds the late Bourdain revisiting his former stomping grounds and chatting with some of its luminaries, including Richard Hell, Deborah Harry and Chris Stein, Lydia Lunch, Fab 5 Freddy, […]
Posted May 30, 2018 at 5:03 am
Estranged Cro-Mags bassist, Harley Flanagan, is again battling the band. This time, in court. Flanagan, who previously attacked his former bandmates before a Webster Hall gig six years ago, claims that he alone owns the trademark to the name of the band which he founded in 1981, and that the current lineup usurped the group. According […]
Posted June 28, 2013 at 6:26 am
Coming up on the one-year anniversary of the infamous Cro-Mags Webster Hall show (they didn’t play), the band is suing former bassist Harley Flanagan.
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.
Posted July 9, 2012 at 11:22 am
This installment of Clayton’s Corner is inspired by the events of Friday night, in which founding bassist Harley Flanagan brandished a knife and stabbed two people, including current bass player Mike “The Gook” Couls.
Last modified July 8, 2012 at 8:43 pm
Two days after the incident, the three local newspapers converged in their coverage of the Cro-Mags knifing incident at Webster Hall Friday evening.
Last modified July 7, 2012 at 8:31 am
We were super-stoked to see the Cro-Mags play last night as part of the CBGB Festival, but our excitement quickly morphed to disappointment when founding bassist Harley Flannigan decided to brandish a knife in the VIP balcony section.