Opening Night At CBGB’s

I was there — but by mistake!

Natalie Parham — Unsplash

Having just finished ”ST. MARKS IS DEAD,” a book glorifying the iconic East Village strip, I feel compelled to tell my very own story on a related subject, the first night at CBGB, an event you could probably guess I actually attended. But here’s the rub: I was not a downtown hipster on the cutting edge by any means. So how did I end up in the legendary spot to bear…

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