JC: New York Hardcore with Tony Rettman, Drew Stone, and Kevin Crowley

04/01/2015 - 7:30pm

This event takes place at our Jersey City location.

Music journalist Tony Rettman presents an oral history of the New York City hardcore scene between 1980 and 1990 in his book, NYHC, which covers everything from regional rivalries to the birth of moshing. He’ll be in conversation with musicians Kevin Crowley (The Abused) and Drew Stone (The High & Mighty, Antidote).

Facebook RSVP is encouraged, but not required.

Nyhc: New York Hardcore 1980-1990 Cover Image
ISBN: 9781935950127
Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
Published: Bazillion Points LLC - December 16th, 2014

Known for its glamorous 1970s punk rock scene, New York City matched the grim urban reality of the 1980s with a rawer musical uprising: New York hardcore. As bands of misfits from across the region gravitated to the forgotten frontier of Manhattan's Lower East Side.