Ben Shepard called out to his friends on Facebook to gather in Washington Square Park to remember Pete Seeger and sing his songs in the cold, cold night.
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Sewage ends the annual punk concert commemoration the 1988 riot in Tompkins Square Park.
The 13 Portals saga continues.
I was sitting near the Temperance Fountain in Tompkins Square Park when this guy landed his hand truck and large suitcase with a clatter near the fence. When he took out a music stand I expected to see an accordion come out of the case,but he spent the next half hour setting up two wide spread speakers and various electronic equipment connected by cables. I stuck around figuring I was going to hear something like Brian Eno’s ambient music or some variation on Steve Reich. I was right. Panacussticum