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Thursday Throwback: Fillmore East Concert Ephemera

Posted April 12, 2012 at 10:33 am

Last month, the ghost of neighborhood’s past took us on a tour of the legendary Fillmore East on the Lower East Side. Check out some ephemera after the jump!

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Live at the Fillmore East: A History of 105 2nd Avenue

Posted March 15, 2012 at 12:13 pm

This comparably small concert hall at 105 Second Avenue left proverbial footprints large enough to rival those of Radio City and the Beacon; after you read this, you’ll know why.

Transformer Explosion on East Broadway

Last modified January 12, 2011 at 6:38 pm

Shortly after 5 pm, a pair manhole covers exploded on East Broadway near the Emigrant Savings Bank.  Several loud explosions were heard, and many residents from the perimeter buildings flooded the streets to see what was happening. Firefighters on scene informed us that corrosion from the street salting likely caused an underground transformer to explode. […]