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Burning Down the House: The Story of CBGB (2009)

An East Village performance space fought against the Bowery homeless shelter who threatened to shut them down. Some of the most iconic figures in music have performed here.

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Mandy Stein
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An East Village performance space fought against the Bowery homeless shelter who threatened to shut them down. Some of the most iconic figures in music have performed here.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 April 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

I istoria tou CBGB See more »

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Plain Jane Productions See more »
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