Category Archives: Music Bands

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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Interview with musician Simon Townshend at the City Winery

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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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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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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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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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American Flatbread Tribeca closes

Update February 10, 2015- This company has closed down. 

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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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What we want is a brand new year

December 31, 2014- By Steven E. Greer A philosopher once wrote, “What we want is a brand new year. What we need is a brand new life.

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Christmas Tree lighting

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I have my work cut out for me

November 30, 2014- I have my work cut out for me.

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Review: City Winery is no longer the best music venue Downtown

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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Duane Park cabaret on Bowery causes customer to cry

Update November 21, 2014- see comments section below February 20, 2014- By Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV received some emails recently

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The only song with lyrics on Pink Floyd’s double album Endless River

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Pink Floyd’s new album The Endless River

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Is a real performing arts company coming to Battery Park?!

October 31, 2014- By Steven E. Greer One of the hidden agendas of BatteryPark.TV has been to recruit performing arts to Downtown. Right now, all of the cool stuff,

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BPCA hires separate security for Pier-A, not Poulakakos

September 23, 2014- By Steven E. Greer In an admission of the ineptness of the city-parks-contracted PEP force, which already costs the BPCA several million dollars per year,

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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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Blue Smoke Blues

August 31, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Blue Smoke is offering live blues music now. It is a very small proof of concept stage, but it is a start.

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Cool music arrives to Seaport

August 16, 2014- By Steven E. Greer I was talking to a very senior TV executive on

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