31 Years Ago: WHIPLASH first time live in New York, CBGB

Live on this day in 1985, New Jersey’s WHIPLASH. This was their first show in NY.

Portaro introduces “Stage Dive” as a ‘new one’ — this gig was a few months before the release of their classic debut LP Power and Pain.

Tony Portaro – guitar and vocals
Tony Scaglione – drums
Tony Bono – bass