Tuli Kupferberg, a co-founder of the Fugs, has died. He was 86.
Robert Christgau called the Fugs "the Lower East Side’s first true underground band."
As the Times noted, the The Fugs formed in 1964 in the Peace Eye Bookstore on East 10th Street ... (Ephemeral New York has more on the bookstore here.)
Here's a photo of the shop when it was on 147 Avenue A...
Read more about Tuli's work here. Read more about the band's history here.