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From Black Flag to Joy Division: the retro band T-shirts selling for $265

When is a band T-shirt a piece of merchandise, and when is it part of a high-fashion capsule collection? The blurring of the lines has been brought jarringly to the fore with American department store Barneys elling T-shirts from punk band Black Flag for a whopping $250 (£201). The Black Flag tee comes in brushed Japanese cotton cashmere and sits alongside similarly priced tops from …