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Noteworthy Photography

  • Burning Flags Press
    The website of Glen E. Friedman. Renowned for both his work with musicians like Fugazi, Minor Threat, Public Enemy, the Beastie Boys, Slayer (and many, many more) as well as his groundbreaking documentation of the burgeoning skateboard phenomenon in the late `70's, Glen has been privvy to (and has summarily captured on film) some of the coolest stuff ever. He's also an incredibly insightful and nice guy to boot.
  • SoHo Blues - Photography by Allan Tannenbaum
    Allan Tannenbaum is a local photographer who has been everywhere and shot everything, from members of Blondie hanging out at the Mudd Club through the collapsing towers of the World Trade Center on September 11th. You could spend hours on this site, and I have.
  • Robert Otter Photographs
    Amazing vintage photographs of New York City, specifically my own neighborhood, Greenwich Village.
  • oboylephoto
    Just some intensely cool photographs of abandoned places.
  • Rikki Ercoli's Legends of Punk
    Much like Glen E. Friedman (see above), Rikki Ercoli has managed to catch some amazing bands in their manic element.
  • Lost & Found Film
    A fascinating website devoted to undeveloped film found in vintage camers. A curious mixture of interesting and spooky.
  • Pinhole Photography by Veronica Saddler
    NYC landmarks shot through a pinhole lens. Neat-o.
  • Eugene Merinov
    Compelling shots of Punk, Post-Punk and New Wave band performing live in various long-lost venues in a pre-sanitized New York City. Great stuff!
  • Edward Colver

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April 27, 2016


Bob Egan

Looks like it all fits. The grill work is the same on the metal fences. It's the IND line, which is the F train, which comes up there, and the train comes from Queens Boulevard, so maybe they were actually arriving from their home turf. Gabba-gabba-Pablum


Another Iconic photo taken the same day, I guess they transferred from the G local to the F express on their way in from Queens…

Chris Barrus

That F train stop is the closest subway to me and the one I use constantly. Righteous Ramones picture.

David George

I agree that this looks like the spot. But rather than the metalwork (which was likely standard issue at a lot of stops) I think more conclusive evidence is the proximity of the sidewalk behind them in the '75 shot and your shot from '12. That seems to match.

re: the shot outside CB's, I read (in I think a Dolls biog) that in those days they used to carry their guitars on the subway in paper grocery bags. I always loved that.

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