Sunday, August 4, 2013

EV Grieve Etc.: Mourning Edition


[This morning on First Avenue]

At the Sun Bright Hotel on Hester Street, "where men pay $10 a night to live in tiny cells bounded by chicken wire" (New York Post)

The MoRUS Film Festival continues all this week (MoRUS)

Video for "Take A Look At That Baby" — from the forthcoming album by Eden & John's East River String Band... and featuring R. Crumb. (YouTube)

Remembering Ronnie Cutrone (The New York Times)

Interview with underground cartoonist Kim Deitch (Comic Book Resources)

A tourist films NYC in August 1980 (Flaming Pablum)

Stoops in the city (Gog in NYC)

Jimmy McMillan endorses Anthony Weiner (The Observer)

Beatbox championship yesterday at Drom (NY1)

5 comments:

Eden Bee said...

Yay! John is actually adding a few revisions to the video now so i will send you the link again...

Eden Bee said...

Thanks loads!

EV Grieve said...

Sure thing! I really like the video...

Anonymous said...

The 1980 footage of NY is amazing. Reaction upon seeing the Twin Towers, 'Ahhh... fuck.'

Bucket of Chunder said...

In keeping with the 1980 NYC theme, here's a video of Dolly Parton showing off her Manhattan apartment with Central Park views. It looks like she may be in either the Sherry-Netherland or The Pierre:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/08/04/dolly-parton-apartment-1980_n_3704201.html