New York City’s music scene has gone through its fair amount of changes. The time spent in the 1970′s holds historical value that can never be replicated. Before cell phones, the internet and emphasis of “hip,” Manhattan was the heart that brought life to the city of dreamers. There were harsh realities that faced the city but the booming music scene and artistic expression was impossible not to notice.
Noisey took us back and highlighted New York’s iconic venue’s that helped create the legacy of rock n roll. The article features Max’s and a live performance of Bruce Springsteen, CBGB, The Loft and more.