Any surfer even vaguely conscious about tune has, on the very least, heard of the New York – Surfing published an article- venue CBGB. The bar, which opened within the Bowery district in 1973 and named “Nation Bluegrass Blues and Different Song For Uplifting Gormandizers,” or CBGB & OMFUG for brief, briefly turned into where for the new New Wave and punk sounds of the time.
A veritable who’s who performed on its cramped, darkened level from Elvis Costello to Patti Smith, The Ramones to The Misfits, Reagan Formative years to Joan Jett and the Blackhearts.
CBGB turned into an iconic Mecca however closed in 2006, changing into occupied by means of dressmaker John Varvatos and environmentally aware surf emblem Patagonia.
An abnormal have compatibility?
Perhaps as Patagonia feels extra… I don’t know… no longer Phish however possibly one thing like Phish to me. Adventure?
Finally, consistent with the native Bowery Boogie e-newsletter, Patagonia is not more. Per the report:
The Patagonia Surf store at the Bowery rode its remaining wave.
Company pulled the plug at the Decrease East Facet outpost on the finish of October, leaving a retail emptiness in a space that has been upscaled in a large method over the past decade. Retailer signage used to be pried from the facade, and the inner scraped naked.
Able for the following occupant.
Patagonia signed a ten-year rent on 313 Bowery again in 2012, however Storm Sandy postponed the release by means of a 12 months. In its prior lifestyles, this cope with housed the CBGB Document Canteen, the annex which later morphed into CB’s Gallery within the late-Nineteen Eighties, webhosting displays of quite a lot of genres.
And there now we have it.
Dave Matthews Band?
I’m truly suffering to musically solid Patagonia.
Are you able to lend a hand?