Category Archives: Music Bands

Governors Island loud rave music is back

May 16, 2015- The Governors Island concert venue kicked off its season tonight to non-stop

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Mumford & Sons goes electric

April 12, 2015- Mumford & Sons has a new album coming out in May called Wilder Mind.

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Meet the new boss: Interview with The Who’s Roger Daltrey

In full screen 1080i HD More than 20 years ago, Roger Daltrey began forming special cancer units in the UK to treat patients in their teenage and young adult years. Now, with the other member of the legendary rock band … Continue reading

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Interview with musician Simon Townshend at the City Winery

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Will Roger Waters tour Amused to Death?

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The Third Street Music School Settlement

April 19, 2015- The Third Street Music School Settlement performed in the Winter

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Review: Sleep No More

March 8, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Last year at about this time, I enjoyed going to the interactive dinner at the Paramount Hotel

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The first song by the modern Pink Floyd

April 20, 2015- Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason was quoted as saying that the song Set the

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Man-whores of the 50’s

April 12, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I was watching the HBO documentary about Frank Sinatra and learned quite a bit.

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A Sundance film about the early days of The Who

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50 years later, they still dominate their industry and art

February 9, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I have always listened to Pink Floyd sparingly, to avoid ruining it. I do not like to hear it on the radio for just one song,

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Review: “Lost on the River” by The New Basement Tapes is damn fine listening

December 1, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD I am a simple man. Most material things are of little interest to me. What gives me great pleasure is genuine music with good lyrics

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Review: Belle Reve Tribeca: CBGB without the hard drugs

(2,000 people have read this review as of February 27, 2015) February 27, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD I hope that every person in the restaurant business reads this because it exemplifies why hospitality

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Confirmed: BPCA wants the Irish Memorial “to go away”

March 17, 2017- A year later and nothing has changed, and it is intentional. A BPCA insider told

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BLT Bar & Grill jazz nights

March 22, 2015- The BLT in the W Hotel, FiDi, now has

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Review: City Winery is a horrible music venue

Update November 24, 2014- I can no longer recommend this establishment. They are double booking and cram people in like sardines.

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The Pier A beer garden is part of a bigger city plan to turn waterfront properties into concert venues

July 15, 2015- By Steven E. Greer The controversial Pier A beer garden, that succeeded in winning the broadest and most powerful of liquor licenses and will become

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Review: Modern marijuana is too strong

March 6, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD I am not morally opposed to marijuana, but I despise the drug for many scientific reasons. First

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Review: Pink Floyd’s new album “Endless River”

November 30, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD Endless River is the first studio album released by the sans-Roger-Waters-Pink-Floyd in 20 years, since 1994’s Division Bell.

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TriBeCans snubbed at the Oscars

February 23, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Last night was the 87th Academy Awards, otherwise know as the Oscars. The big winners surprised

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