New York Dolls

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New York Dolls

The New York Dolls in 2006.
Background information
Origin New York, United States
Genres Protopunk, Rock and Roll, punk, glam rock
Years active 1971–1976
2004–present
Labels Mercury Records, Roadrunner Records, Atco Records
Members
David Johansen
Sylvain Sylvain
Steve Conte
Sami Yaffa
Brian Delaney
Past members
Johnny Thunders
Jerry Nolan
Arthur Kane
Billy Murcia
Peter Jordan
Chris Robison
Bobby Blaine
Tony Machine
Gary Powell
Rick Rivets
Blackie Lawless
Brian Koonin

New York Dolls are a glam punk band from New York, New York. They were formed in 1971. They sometimes dressed in women's clothes. They made two albums: New York Dolls (1973) and Too Much Too Soon (1974). Two of their members, Johnny Thunders and Jerry Nolan started the punk band The Heartbreakers.