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Punk Is Dead

By Daniel Treiman

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First, legendary New York punk palace C.B.G.B. passed into history. Now, the man who made the club a center of the burgeoning punk scene has passed away: Hilly (Hillel) Kristal, R.I.P.

Ruth Wed. Aug 29, 2007

Most people know the Ramones were Jewish, but it's fascinating to learn that there was a whole Jewish element to the NYC punk scene.

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