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A classic New York location. They claim to be the original makers of the Egg Cream.

In 1973 the New York Dolls posed outside for the back cover of their first album, “New York Dolls”.

“New York Dolls” Tracks:

Side One:
Personality Crisis
Looking for a Kiss
Vietnamese Baby
Lonely Planet Boy

Side Two:
Bad Girl
Subway Train
Private World
Jet Boy


David Johansen – gong, harmonica, vocals
Arthur “Killer” Kane – bass guitar
Jerry Nolan – drums
Sylvain Sylvain – piano, rhythm guitar, vocals
Johnny Thunders – lead guitar, vocals

Gem Spa
131 2nd Avenue
New York NY 10003
212 995-1866