BB&C: Nels Cline (centre) with saxophonist Tim Berne and drummer Jim Black

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Commodified: the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s re-creation of the CBGB toilets for its show Punk: Chaos to Couture. Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty

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