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Sonic Youth

  1. Crime Scenes
    Someone Ganked Thurston Moore’s Guitar From the Bar at the Best WesternThe Sonic Youth co-founder was dealt a six-string bummer after his solo gig.
  2. Celebrity Settings
    Thurston Moore Chowed Down at Village Whiskey Last NightMoore and dining companions dined on pickles and burgers.
  3. NewsFeed
    Parkside Boozing: Pier 1 Stays Open, Philanthropic Wine at McCarrenRice’s pop-up café near the Brooklyn Bridge will stay open another month.
  4. House Mix
    Starbucks Courts Hipsters With Sonic Youth Mix TapeThe corporate juggernaut asked indie darlings like David Cross, Chloë Sevigny, Dave Eggers, and Beck to pick their favorite songs by Sonic Youth.
  5. Ask a Waiter
    Pavement and Sonic Youth Bassist Mark Ibold Slings Hurricanes at Great Jones Pavement fans know Mark Ibold as the seminal indie band’s bassist, but regulars of the Great Jones Cafe have known him as their affable bartender for the past seven years. We caught Mark after a stint touring Europe and the West Coast with another legendary outfit, Sonic Youth, and after we unloaded the obligatory “Will Pavement reunite?” question — “Our booking agent seems to think we’re going to be doing a reunion tour sometime in the next couple of years,” he says. “But it’s definitely not official” — we asked him about working at the Jones, where he’s been a customer for two decades.