What's wrong with me? These photos are from February 13 and it took til now to put them up. If I'm going to be any kind of serious journalistic photographer, I have to get my stuff up faster. I also have photos of Losers Lounge from the Blondie Vs Pretenders show they did at Joe's Pub, Thursday, March 5. I will get those up in the next day or two. I've been going to Losers Lounge since the Fez shows in the early 1990s. Huffington Post did a full writeup on them last year so I won't go into too much detail. Leader Joe McGinty does a live karaoke in Brooklyn and I've belted out a couple songs badly. I've seen them do Roxy Music, Neil Diamond, Heart, XTC, Beach Boys, Abba, BeeGees, Jackson 5, Elvis Costello, and probably a half dozen others. A few of the guest singers are friends of mine. Go see them if you get a chance! You will have a blast! They're doing Joni Mitchell next week at Joe's Pub. This party at Lincoln Center has become a yearly thing around Valentine's Day and it's all 70s and 80s disco/funk. You can search for them on Youtube for full performances.
Here are a few recent photos. I lost another camera a few weeks ago, dang. I still have a Canon G15. I'm looking into getting a decent SLR kit. Any suggestions? I posted some photos of today's Climate March over at the vegan site I manage. I will be producing a reunion show from Mr. Airplane Man this December in Brooklyn! Stay tuned...
Well, I lost my old camera but now I have a new one but I haven't been using it much. Great! Have a couple recent ones. As I recall, this is Meade's -- near South Street Seaport. Greg Cartwright of The Oblivians (and Reigning Sound) bashing it out on a stormy night at South Street Seaport.
I went to see a Jazzmobile show at Grant's Tomb a couple weeks ago and hung around for a bit afterwards.
Have some more photos! A few shots in the Hudson/Riverside Park series below feature sculptures from the Art Students League Model to Monument project.
Here are some crappy shots I took from the same spot one night in Union Square. September.