Tag Archives: CBGB Fest

Photos: Killswitch Engage at Santos Party House, 10/13/13

Posted by on October 14, 2013

This past Saturday (12) as part of the city-wide CBGB Fest, Killswitch Engage played the 400-capacity Santos Party House. Considering that they’ll be back in New York in less than two weeks at the eight-times-larger Roseland Ballroom, Saturday was quite an underplay. The sold-out show was sponsored by the Merciless Book of Metal Lists, and proceeds […]

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John Joseph Of Cro-Mags Denies Suing Harley Flanagan Or Webster Hall

Posted by on June 28, 2013

Earlier this week, the New York Post reported that Michael Couls and William Berardo were suing former Cro-Mags bassist Harley Flanagan and Webster Hall over last year’s now infamous stabbing incident. However, now frontman John Joseph is denying that anyone from Cro-Mags is suing anyone. In a posting on the band’s Facebook page, Joseph said […]

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Cro-Mags Suing Harley Flanagan, Webster Hall

Posted by on June 27, 2013

Age of quarrel indeed. About a year ago, the inaugural CBGB Festival was marred by violence when Cro-Mags bassist Harley Flanagan stabbed a current member of the band and a friend of the band shortly before they were to perform at Webster Hall. Flanagan was arrested, spending six days in Riker’s Island, the charges against […]

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Cro Mags’ Harley Flanagan Allegedly Arrested Following Stabbing At CBGB Fest

Posted by on July 6, 2012

While we’d heard an unconfirmed report that Cro Mags founder Harley Flanagan was involved in the stabbing that took place earlier this evening, Lower East Side  blog Bowery Boogie, appears to confirm that he did indeed stab someone. Here’s their firsthand account:   We were watching the hardcore show at Webster Hall – featuring Sick of it All, […]

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CBGB Fest Hardcore Show Shut Down After Stabbing

Posted by on July 6, 2012

Tonight was a night that many in the New York Hardcore community had been looking forward to for some time: the CBGB Fest show at Webster Hall featuring performances from Vision of Disorder, Cro Mags and Sick of it All. While details are still sketchy, the show has been shut down following a stabbing. According […]

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CBGBs Is On Its Way To Savannah; Extras Wanted

Posted by on June 12, 2012

As word starts to spread about the CBGB Festival, much of the interiors of the original club are literally being packed into boxes and sent to Savannah GA, where a movie is being filmed about the legendary East Village club. When CB’s closed in 2006, owner Hilly Kristal, who must have known that he was […]

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More Details About The CBGB Festival And The Club’s Reopening Revealed

Posted by on May 8, 2012

Yesterday, it was confirmed that Sick Of It All, Vision Of Disorder, Cro-Mags and more were taking part of the CBGB Festival. And now an article in the New York Times not only reveals more details about the festival, but also confirms that new owners are eyeing to re-open the legendary CBGB. According to the […]

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Sick Of It All, Vision Of Disorder, Cro-Mags Taking Part In CBGB Fest

Posted by on May 7, 2012

Back in January, rumors started to spread that a multi-day festival was being held this Summer in honor of the legendary CBGB club. A few months later, a newly launched website and Sonicbids page confirmed that the CBGB Festival would indeed take place during July 4 weekend all over New York City. More details are […]

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