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9. CBGB - Logo

When you see the letters “C-B-G-B” assembled on a T-shirt, you don’t immediately think of the actual building on 315 Bowery in New York City, but an entire history of music. There’s not enough space to list the influencers who were birthed at the late Hilly Kristal’s club, and the simple T-shirt design has been worn by a list of musicians, artists and celebrities equally as long. Though the club is gone, the shirt will remain a symbol of punk, legacy and NYC forever.

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