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Title
Plugz
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Leonard, Gary
Date Created and/or Issued
1982
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Title supplied by cataloger.; Photograph included in the Exhibit: From Pop to the Pit, The LAPL Photo Collection Celebrates the L.A. Music Scene, 1978-1989.
3 important facts about The Plugz: they were one of the first L.A. punk bands; they were the first Latino punk band; they were the first to start their own record label, Plugz Records.
Photograph caption dated April 16, 1982 reads, "The Plugz are among a select group of bands that began in early punk days." The band is shown performing at a club in Hollywood.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00124272
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box Musical Groups--Plugz
CARL0005343396
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/34084
Subject
Plugz (Musical group)
Punk rock musicians--United States
Punk rock music--United States
Bass guitarists--United States
Drummers (Musicians)--United States
Pianists--United States
Singers--United States
Drums (Musical instruments)
Saxophones
Audiences--California--Los Angeles
Saxophonists--United States
Keyboards (Music)--California--Los Angeles
Amplifiers (Electronics)
Microphones
Rock concerts--California--Los Angeles
Nightclubs--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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