Essays Tagged: "CBGB"

Rock music research

mpanies knew that not many people would buy their albums, so they stood to lose money.A club called CBGB's (Country Blue Grass and Blues) was a major scene from when the early punk bands were getting ... 974-76 can be divided into two distinct waves. The first wave in New York, who made their debuts at CBGB's and Maxe's in 1973-74, were Television, Patti Smith, the Ramones, and Blondie. Cleveland was ...

(6 pages) 25 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

A 5 and a half page essay about the 70s punk band the Ramones

stuff."9 All they needed now was a place to play.In December 1973, Hilly Kristal opened a new club, CBGB-OMFUG, which will always be known as CBGB's, CB's for short. The initials stood for Country, Bl ... ime was that there was practically nowhere to play. Two members from the band Television discovered CBGB's one day and told Kristal that they could play country, bluegrass, and blues, as well as origi ...

(6 pages) 114 3 4.3 May/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies