New York Dolls

New York Dolls

ONE DAY IT WILL PLEASE US TO REMEMBER EVEN THIS

"Mick Jagger stole everything from David Johansen!"

Morrissey recently exclaimed this with a fervor that somehow made his chronologically impossible claims seem plausible. Watching footage of the 'Dolls onstage two years ago at the behest of one of their biggest fans (who was curating the prestigious Meltdown Festival in London) one realized just how vast - and heretofore unsung - their influence truly was. Everyone knows the famous logo: chrome lipstick, scrawling that name across an unseen... more