Photo: Johnny Thunders by Bob Gruen

Johnny Thunders getting rough with Spacely right before shredding on guitar at The Mudd Club in NYC. The club was located at 77 White Street in TriBeCa. This counterculture mecca was born in October of 1978 and housed many punk misfits of the underground scene until it’s demise in 1983.

Local heroin addict John Spacely stars in Troma’s 1987 film, Story Of A Junkie. A glimpse into the gritty streets of ’80s NYC.


Johnny fighting Spaceley right before playing a gig.


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