CBGBs lost their lease, and it looks like one of punk history’s most influential nightclub will be closing soon. As a tribute, I bring you a few songs from the artists that are usually uttered in the same breath as the club, as well as some other fun stuff for your listening pleasure:

Title Artist Original Artist:
Beautiful (excerpt) Elvis Costello Christina Aguilera
Dancing Barefoot Johnette Napolitano Patti Smith
Marquee Moon Kronos Quartet Television
In The Flesh The Excessories Blondie
Rip Her To Shreds Come Ons Blondie
And She Was Keaton Simons Talking Heads
Blitzkrieg Bop The Beautiful South The Ramones
I Wanna Be Sedated Ridel High The Ramones

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There’s a “Voices from the Vault” Musically Challenged in this show! Make sure to check out Gerry’s podcast, Voices from the Vault!

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