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City Gardens Changes the Course of Punk History or Lou Hawk vs Billie Joe. January 17th, 1993

City Gardens Changes the Course of Punk History...

"The night we sold out City Gardens we realized we could sell out a place that held over a thousand people. When we went back home to Berkeley, we seriously...

City Gardens Changes the Course of Punk History...

"The night we sold out City Gardens we realized we could sell out a place that held over a thousand people. When we went back home to Berkeley, we seriously...

January 13th, 1991 - Tesco vs. Hank

January 13th, 1991 - Tesco vs. Hank

"And from out of the darkness, over by the bleachers, comes Henry. He’s wearing black, cut-off shorts, and he’s clutching a pool ball. I extended my hand and said, “Henry!...

January 13th, 1991 - Tesco vs. Hank

"And from out of the darkness, over by the bleachers, comes Henry. He’s wearing black, cut-off shorts, and he’s clutching a pool ball. I extended my hand and said, “Henry!...

Minutemen Play Two Shows and Bravely Eat at the Fine Fair - January 4th, 1985

Minutemen Play Two Shows and Bravely Eat at the...

"We felt, since we came from working people, you owed the audience something. These people work all week to get the money up to go to the gig, so you...

Minutemen Play Two Shows and Bravely Eat at the...

"We felt, since we came from working people, you owed the audience something. These people work all week to get the money up to go to the gig, so you...

Starting the New Year Off with a Bang - Keith Morris vs The Wall of Death, January 1st, 1989

Starting the New Year Off with a Bang - Keith M...

"Recently my daughter asked me if skinheads ever came to Circle Jerks shows. When I told her yes, she said, “Don’t they know you’re Jews?” I told her this story..."...

Starting the New Year Off with a Bang - Keith M...

"Recently my daughter asked me if skinheads ever came to Circle Jerks shows. When I told her yes, she said, “Don’t they know you’re Jews?” I told her this story..."...

Spending New Year's Eve with GWAR at City Gardens aka "The Walk of Shame" 1991

Spending New Year's Eve with GWAR at City Garde...

"After the show was over they turned all the lights on, and we had to walk all the way back through the crowd. We just had this feeling that we’d...

Spending New Year's Eve with GWAR at City Garde...

"After the show was over they turned all the lights on, and we had to walk all the way back through the crowd. We just had this feeling that we’d...

December 30th, 1990 - The Leeway Riot ON THIS DATE IN CITY GARDENS HISTORY

December 30th, 1990 - The Leeway Riot ON THIS D...

"The driver hunkered down while his car was dismantled by this fucking crowd. When it was over, his car looked like it had rolled down a hill 20 times. He...

December 30th, 1990 - The Leeway Riot ON THIS D...

"The driver hunkered down while his car was dismantled by this fucking crowd. When it was over, his car looked like it had rolled down a hill 20 times. He...