Bleecker Bob’s Records was founded by Bob Plotnick in 1967 and was was one of the first places in the late 1970s to sell albums by #punk bands. Bleecker Bob’s Records was forced to close in 2013 after their rent was raised from $10,000 a month to $20,000 a month. Full interview and photo from 2010 appears in our book “New York Nights” Prints are available of Bleecker Bob’s Records starting at $99 for 11x14 inch signed open edition. Larger sizes in limited editions also available upon request. DM or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.