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The Carnabys

Reviving the beatnik boho spirit of old London, The Carnabys entertain the Garage regulars. Photos

[dropcap style=”font-size:100px; color:#992211;”]T[/dropcap]he famed beatnik allure of London’s Carnaby Street has lost its polish in recent decades.

Once ground zero for edgy pop poetics, narcotic inspiration and velvet collar lock-ins, the strip of hallowed tarmac now offers a bewildering and dispiriting range of replica red buses, plastic Union Flag bowler hats and sundry BritainPLC tat.

Channeling the former – The Carnabys, live at The Garage.

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Photos by Carl Byron Batson. Not to be reproduced without express prior permission.


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