April 24, 2011

Village Vanguard

The Village Vanguard (opened 1933) is one of the few surviving jazz club at its original location.

1930’s


2008

52nd Street

Famous jazz clubs on 52nd Street between 5th and 6th Avenues (such as Downbeat Club, Famous Door, Jimmy Ryan’s, Three Deuces, Onyx) were all gone by the mid 50s. CBS headquarter moved to north side of the street in 1965.


2011

Original Birdland

The original Birdland was located at 1678 Broadway between 52nd and 53rd Street. Now occupied by Flash Dancers Gentlemen’s Club.



2008



April 15, 2011

Tsunami Charity

Temple in Chinatown


Flûte Midtown


Showman’s Cafe


Uniqlo


April 6, 2011

3G or 4G

Is your phone 3G or 4G?
I think it's 4G.
Hmm, is 4G any better than 3G?
I don't know what a G is.