The graffitied bathroom walls of legendary punk rock club CBGB's are seen during the last month of its current lease August 10, 2005 in New York City. The club may have to close when its 12-year lease expires August 31 if a dispute with the landlord, Bowery Residents' Committee, is not resolved. (Photo by Scott Gries/Getty Images) #punk
The neo-expressionist painter, of Haitian and Puerto Rican descent, died in 1988 of a heroin overdose. From his beginnings as a graffiti artist, Basquit went on to collaborate with Andy Warhol, and date Madonna.
The graffitied bathroom walls of legendary punk rock club CBGB. In its heyday in the 1970s and `80s the club helped define the punk and new wave sound. The Ramones, Misfits, Television, Patti Smith, Mink DeVille, The Fleshtones, The Voidoids, The Cramps, Blondie and Talking Heads started their careers at the club.
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