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Noteworthy Photography

  • Burning Flags Press
    The website of Glen E. Friedman. Renowned for both his work with musicians like Fugazi, Minor Threat, Public Enemy, the Beastie Boys, Slayer (and many, many more) as well as his groundbreaking documentation of the burgeoning skateboard phenomenon in the late `70's, Glen has been privvy to (and has summarily captured on film) some of the coolest stuff ever. He's also an incredibly insightful and nice guy to boot.
  • SoHo Blues - Photography by Allan Tannenbaum
    Allan Tannenbaum is a local photographer who has been everywhere and shot everything, from members of Blondie hanging out at the Mudd Club through the collapsing towers of the World Trade Center on September 11th. You could spend hours on this site, and I have.
  • Robert Otter Photographs
    Amazing vintage photographs of New York City, specifically my own neighborhood, Greenwich Village.
  • oboylephoto
    Just some intensely cool photographs of abandoned places.
  • Rikki Ercoli's Legends of Punk
    Much like Glen E. Friedman (see above), Rikki Ercoli has managed to catch some amazing bands in their manic element.
  • Lost & Found Film
    A fascinating website devoted to undeveloped film found in vintage camers. A curious mixture of interesting and spooky.
  • Pinhole Photography by Veronica Saddler
    NYC landmarks shot through a pinhole lens. Neat-o.
  • Eugene Merinov
    Compelling shots of Punk, Post-Punk and New Wave band performing live in various long-lost venues in a pre-sanitized New York City. Great stuff!
  • Edward Colver

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January 30, 2012


Tim B

Its easy to think thats all thats left, but lets check the ol' Vinyl District Record Store Locator and see who was forgotten:

- Discorama
- Rebel Rebel
- Rainbow
- Good Records
- Turntable Lab
- Gimme Gimme
- Tropicalia In Furs
- A1
- In Living Stereo
- Village Music World
- Mercer Street Books & Records
- The Sound Library
- Deadly Dragon Sound
- Downtown Music Gallery
- J&R

Alex in NYC

Nice plug!! :)

Pretty sure both Discoramas are gone (both of them -- Union Square and West Village one).


Isn't there a Disc-o-rama on 8th, still? And is Hospital Productions in East Village still around?

Alex in NYC

Actually, yes - the Disc-O-Rama on 8th is still there (but it's not that great). Hospital Productions *JUST* closed a couple of weeks back, sadly.

Tim B.

I recently emailed with the Hospital guy because of the app & indeed, the store is shut, but I think his label/production company remains. At least his website is still there.

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