Explain this in detail in the form of a story:
1. Tom Verlaine was an American singer, guitarist, and songwriter.
2. He was born in 1949.
3. He moved to New York City when he was a teenager.
4. He formed the rock band Television and released two albums.
5. He then went solo and released many albums and collaborated with many other musicians.
6. He died in 2023 at the age of 73.
7. He was highly influential in the punk and new wave movements of the late 1970s and early 1980s.