Tag Archives: NY

Black History: REMEMBERING GARY HARRIS – A “RECORD MAN” TRIBUTE

Black History: REMEMBERING GARY HARRIS – A “RECORD MAN” TRIBUTE

Gary Harris was a self-proclaimed “Record Man.” One who worked in radio, at the beginning and the end of his illustrious life and career, he touched the lives of many – mine was one.

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D’ANGELO’S FUNKIN’ DOING SHOWS!

D’ANGELO’S FUNKIN’ DOING SHOWS!

D’Angelo has taken the stage over the past two months.  He did a few sets in London a couple weeks ago and another at Minneapolis’ popular venue First Avenue (that Prince made famous) with Questlove in June, according to okayplayer.com.  I discovered this in light of a poster saying he’s performing in Williamsburg, Brooklyn on August 1st.  That date is the kick-off of several sets through October.

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FUNKY 5 POINTZ GRAFFITI – AN UNFORTUNATE END?

FUNKY 5 POINTZ GRAFFITI – AN UNFORTUNATE END?

A concrete park sprayed with graffiti is scheduled to no longer exist soon.  Located under the tracks of the 7 train on Long Island City in Queens, NY, it’s been there for 10 years.  Meres is the name of the gentleman that acts as curator of the legendary site, that’s said to be shutting down this September.

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