Fall 2003
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New York City BUZZZ
NEON bangs off with the buzzz on all things punk 'n roll happenin' in and around this city, including updates on the Star Spangles, Longwave and the Strokes ... and this issue's  club people pix.
New York City Seen
NEON ventures into the night to report on who we've seen on the scene - with the Everyothers, the Blondes Inc., the Wayward Saints, Jonny Lives, Karwreck and Based On Graphs
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Orange Park
Orange Park may be as tight as a 60s sit-com family, but something is definitely brewing in Pleasantville.
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Headlining the Kerri Black Strike! show at Tribeca, HotSocky did what hot bands have always done - they let the music do the talking and had us coming away - staggering a bit - but with a very nice buzz, thank you.
Bonnie Tagate's
Open Bar
NEON's belligerent Bonnie is back on the barroom trail with a report featuring the Spicy Rizzaks, the Head Set and Southview.
NEON Interviews
From the Archives, classic Lorry Doll interviews with:
Deep Purple
Jason & the Scorchers
NEON Quick Cuts
We close out this issue with a revival of NEON TV's fast- paced reviews and previews of all things current and cool. Featuring the Phantoms, Keith Grave, August Premier and Mostley.
NEON Archives
Open the door to NEON's vault for a peek at our 25 year history of bringing you the baddest & best punk 'n roll. Includes classic concert photos, vintage interviews and articles, screenshots from NEON TV and much more. Expanded and updated for this issue.
NEON was founded in 1977 by
Lorry Doll & Jeff Rey

NEON Cover Photos: Jeff Rey, except Deep Purple by Lorry Doll

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Chairman 'N Chief
Jeff Rey

Contributing Editors
NEON Fall 2003:

Grane Leger
Malcolm Sane
Michele Falk
Stephan Jaser
Bonnie Tagate
and, as always,
Lorry Doll
Above, NEON's co-founder, the late Lorry Doll fronting the Boston punk band Tracks in 1976
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Billionaire Boys Club
Kicking off the Kerri Black Strike! show at Tribeca, the Billionaire Boys Club set the pace for what was to become a hot and steamy night in New York City.
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Tiger Mountain
Imagine if one of the one hit wonder bands of the 60s came up with a full album worth of cool songs - you'd have a band kinda like Tiger Mountain
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The Inevitable Breakups
What’s love got to do with it? Ask the Inevitable Breakups . . . they’ll name names and tell you all about Justine and Stephanie and every other thing that inevitably goes wrong with romance.
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The Low Flying Jets
The Low Flying Jets carry the bomb ... and they’ll hit ya with it when you least expect it.