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us: Dead Boys (Musical group)


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    • us: The Dead Boys (Musical group)
  • Additional Information

    • Activity Start

        1976
    • Activity End

        1979
    • Activity Start

        1986
    • Activity End

        1986
    • Activity Start

        2004
    • Activity End

        2005
    • Descriptor

        (lcsh) Musical groups
    • Descriptor

        (lcsh) Rock groups
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Cleveland (Ohio)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
    • Field of Activity

        (lcgft) Punk rock music
    • Additonal Related Forms

      • us: Bators, Stiv
      • us: Chrome, Cheetah
      • us: Frankenstein (Musical group)
      • us: Magnum, Jeff
    • Sources

      • found: We have come for your children, p1978: label (the Dead Boys)
      • found: Wikipedia, June 17, 2015 (The Dead Boys were an American punk rock band from Cleveland, Ohio. The band was among the first wave of early punk bands, and was known as one of the most rowdy and violent punk groups of the era. The Dead Boys were initially active from 1976 to 1979, briefly reuniting in 1986, and then later again in 2004 and 2005 without their iconic frontman Stiv Bators; evolved out of the band Rocket From The Tombs and were originally called Frankenstein; when the band members relocated to New York City in July 1976, they adopted the Dead Boys moniker; genres: Punk rock, glam punk. Past members: Stiv Bators, Cheetah Chrome, Jimmy Zero, Jeff Magnum, Johhny Blitz)
      • found: Discogs website, June 17, 2015 (Dead Boys, The. Originally known as Frankenstein, The Dead Boys were a punk rock band formed in Cleveland, Ohio in 1976 after the breakup of Rocket From The Tombs. They adopted the name The Dead Boys when they relocated to New York City in July 1976 where they were active until 1979. They briefly reunited in 1986 and again in 2004 and 2005 without Stiv Bators who passed away in 1990)
    • Change Notes

      • 1995-06-20: new
      • 2015-06-18: revised
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