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The Sidewalks of New York

January 6, 2010 by  
Filed under Everything Else, Video

(Photo by Bald Punk – 5th Avenue & 13th Street) “The Sidewalks of New York” is a song that was written in the 1890’s by lyricist James W. Blake and composer, Charles B. Lawlor. Here is a segement from New York: A Documentary Film, where the song was featured.  It is sung by actor Robert Sean Leonard. […]

New York: A Documentary Film

January 4, 2010 by  
Filed under Everything Else, Video

(Opening segment of New York: A Documentary Film) Directed by Ric Burns (Ken’s brother), New York: A Documentary Film is a must see for historians, documentary film buffs, and those interested in NYC. The 14-hour PBS miniseries is quite simply my favorite film. I bought the DVD boxset years ago, and it’s still a long way from being […]