Entertainment
12:30 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Beloved Jersey venue calls it quits

Maxwell's is a tiny club that's hosted some of the biggest names in music for 30+ years - including R.E.M., Nirvana, The Replacements and David Byrne. NPR's Joel Rose looks at the fate and legacy of this seemingly typical neighborhood tavern.

Maxwell's in Hoboken, New Jersey
Maxwell's in Hoboken, New Jersey
Credit George Kopp / NPR

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