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CBGB Announce Initial Farwell Shows

At the end of September, legendary New York City club CBGB will be closing its doors for good. In celebration of its legacy, a number of farewell shows will be held at the club throughout August and September. The following are a couple of the more notable shows already announced:

8/18 - DROPKICK MURPHY'S, A GLOBAL THREAT
8/19 - H20
8/20 - NO REDEEMING SOCIAL VALUE, AWKWARD THOUGHT, DISTRICT 9, STARKWEATHER, DISASSOCIATE, TEARS OF FRUSTRATION, BOTTOM LINE
9/3 - GORILLA BISCUITS
9/4 - STRIKE ANYWHERE, IGNITE, A GLOBAL THREAT, MODERN LIFE IS WAR
9/8 - ANGRY SAMOANS, DIRTY TACTICS, THE KRAYS

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1. warlockzero writes:

this sucks cbgbs is a rock and roll land mark and they are just going to close it down, bummer. oh well at least i can say i went to a couple of shows there. i will miss the place. i just wish i could have saw disturbed there when they played there

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2. KORNDOGG writes:

YEAH THAT PLACE IS LEGENDARY, BUT U WOULD THINK THEIR LAST SHOWS WOULD HAVE SOME KICK a$$ BANDS, WHATS UP WIT THAT?

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3. holyshit! writes:

cbgb started out as a place for punk shows so this line up isnt that surprising

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4. Greg Solo writes:

76% Uncertain are playing there on September 9. Top 10 greatest hardcore bands ever. All should attend.

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