Olde New York
I haven't listened to this early 80's, all-girl, no wave band yet, but they have all the ingredients that make me fall in love. Here's an article about them published earlier this year in the Village Voice
New York subway, shot by Erik Calonius, May 1973
CBGB, NYC, 1977; © Bob Gruen. Looks fun!
No Wave all-stars hanging out on the Bowery. Shot by Godlis, summer 1978.
I'm not cool enough to be able to identify all of these people, but I do see Diego Cortez, Anya Phillips, Lydia Lunch, and James Chance.
Skins on Ave A. Looks mid-80's