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The Neon Boys
Origin New York City, USA
Genres proto-punk
Years active 1972-1974
Labels Shake Records
Associated acts Television
The Heartbreakers
The Voidoids
Former members
Richard Hell
Tom Verlaine
Billy Ficca

The Neon Boys was a New York band during the early 1970s, composed of Tom Verlaine, Richard Hell, and Billy Ficca. The trio later went on to form the American rock band Television in 1973. Richard Hell also went on to be in the important early NY punk band Richard Hell and the Voidoids.

Some of the Neon Boys' recordings were released on a posthumous 1980 EP, backed with two songs by Richard Hell and the Voidoids.


  • "Time" & "Don't Die" (Richard Hell + the Voidoids (Part III)) b/w "That's All I Know (Right Now)" & "Love Comes In Spurts" (The Neon Boys) -- 7" EP (1980 Shake Records SHK 101 EP)

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