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Walter Lure & The Waldos Play L.a.m.f.

  Sun, May 26
07:30 PM

  327 Bowery
New York, New York,United States 10003

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Recently signed to Cleopatra Records, Walter Lure & The Waldos have just released their new album 'Wacka Lacka Boom Bop A Loom Bam Boo'. This is the first new album in 24 years from legendary guitarist-vocalist Walter Lure, an original member of The Heartbreakers, who spearheaded the first wave of punk rock. "This is my first release of new songs in 25 years or so since the last Waldo's album. That might seem like a long time but it really only feels like a few years-life seems to contract over long periods for some reason," says Walter Lure. Ahead of this album release, the band released the lead track 'Crazy Kids' which will also be featured on the forthcoming full-length film 'Thunders: Room 37', which dramatizes the final days of Lure's former bandmate Johnny Thunders. Walter Lure tells the story: "Crazy Kids was originally written back in the 90's sometime after the first Waldo's release but, for some god knows what reason, I forgot about it after awhile. I hadn't perform