Manage episode 278476074 series 2286574
Founding member of Blondie, GARY VALENTINE returns to discuss his riveting autobiography "New York Rocker." We'll hear about this transitional period in the NYC music scene between Woodstock and punk rock, disco and new wave. Gary was there as Blondie formed, wrote songs with Debbie and Chris and helped to make CBGB a legendary venue. We'll hear about Blondie's friendship with the Ramones and Talking Heads and Divine. How did these wild times set the stage for Gary's later literary career in esoteric writings?