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Rock Junket

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Address: East Village, New York City, NY
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Engaging & Informative

This walking tour lived up to my expectations and then some. Lots of context, background and extra information on the bands, venues and character of the East Village. The tour was... read more

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5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 September 2016
Michael W
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Brisbane, Australia

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

This walking tour lived up to my expectations and then some. Lots of context, background and extra information on the bands, venues and character of the East Village. The tour was well paced and flowed really well

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UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Execllent tour with a hugely knowledgable guide. Well worth doing if you're a music lover. Probably the best tour we did in our 5 days in NY.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Very nice tour, with a great guide who know's his music history. Learned a lot off new stuff about some great bands.

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Montreal, Quebec
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

As a big rock music fan who's passionate about knowing music-related details and everything about the rock music scene culture, this sort of tour was really interesting to me to widen my knowledge as I've learned many new things and it was fun having to walk around a village that has many important historic landmarks when it comes to rock... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

This tour was so much fun. The stories, the accessories, the places, our great guide. Genuine Rock-n-roll. It was like a dream. And the day was hot as hell, but the tour was so personal and refreshing. Thanks for great time and next time I'll take the west Village one. Cheers !!! Hey Ho – Let’s Go !!!

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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

I couldn't wait for this tour as it promised the opportunity for a Brit like myself to see the places that the music I loved in my teen years was made. I loved so many New York bands of the seventies that this tour seemed tailor made for me. I got to see and hear about all I expected and... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

Bobby Pinn sure knows and loves music history. He tells some great music stories and puts them in context with what was happening in the neighborhood/city/country at the time. Interesting tour in a fascinating neighborhood. We went to the Ramones exhibit at the Queens Museum one day and did Bobby's tour the next. It was a fun-filled music-themed weekend in... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

Nice walking tour through East Village / Lower East Side related to punk rock and rock-n-roll. Relaxing pace, a few stories, a few slides shown by the guide. One can feel has has lived all that stories through himself.

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Musselburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

Just back in the UK and really enjoyed this walking tour. Bobby certainly knows his stuff and happily answered our questions, not matter how inane (and he`s probably heard most of them already!) I wanted to go on this tour to pay homage to my favourite band, The Ramones and I felt quite emotional as I approach CBGB`s! Bobby had... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Great walking tour (2 hours) for people who like rock history (and little jazz, blues and overall NYC history). The tour begins near Joe Ramone's apartment and ends at the legendary CBGB club. Very informative and the guide Bobby Pinn does know the stuff. It is delivered very well, with good jokes in the middle. Highly recommend.

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