Detroit’s punk scene seems to boost cash for New York Dolls guitarist following most cancers analysis

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  • Album artwork by Toshi Matsuo

With out under-appreciated ’70s glam pioneers the New York Dolls, we might by no means have been uncovered to the high-octane glitter punk that gave us a “Personality Crisis.” Now, one in every of their very own may use some assist. New York Doll’s longstanding guitarist Sylvain Sylvain was just lately recognized with most cancers and has been enduring remedy. The “Searching for a Kiss” Profit, offered by Detroit rock promoter Stirling and Ricky Rat of the Trash Brats, goals to place some funds towards Sylvain’s restoration. Becoming a member of the trigger are Mik Ability’s ’67 Riot, Johnny Blitz (of the Useless Boys), the Demolition Dollrods, Amy Gore Band, Timmy Vulgar Band, the Trash Brats, and an eleven-piece, explosive punk ensemble, the Detroit Dolls All-Star Band.

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