Saturday, August 25, 2012

The Last days of 42nd Street - Article - Rolling Stone (french) 2004 -


As a follow up to my "42nd street " photo post, (42nd street 1990's) here is an article about the Last days of 42nd street in the 1990's published in the French edition of magazine Rolling Stone in 2004.
This article features an interview with New York writer Bruce Benderson, describing his very own experience of this incredible area in the 80's and early 90's.


Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Harlem Bus Ride VIDEO - 1994 - UPDATE COMING UP !!!



Harlem ain't what it used to be ! Here's what it looked like in 1994...Public Enemy was playing at the Apollo Theather and Ralph Cooper was still the Amateur's Night MC...The ride goes from Amsterdam avenue to Lexington and 94th st.
This footage was shot with an 8mm camera and black and white film from the 101 bus window...
© Grégoire Alessandrini