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

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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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Apr 24, 2009 (United States)

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Clem Burke
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7.8 / 10 | 41 votes