Mark Butkus

Mark Butkus
Location
New York, New York, United States
Birthday
October 21
Title
Scribbler
Company
New York City Minute
Bio
There are eight million stories in The Naked City, The New York City Minute tells them 60 words at a time.

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MARCH 7, 2013 11:16AM

Buddy Bolden: The Forgotten King of Jazz

Buddy Bolden: The King of Jazz and his band circa 1905.

 

Did you hear that?

Much like the crazy rhythms that would go on to become John Coltrane, Charlie Parker and Miles Davis it took an outsized character to get some… Read full post »

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JANUARY 11, 2012 9:18PM

The View From Here: Harlem Sunrise

 Harlem Sunrise

The view from my living room window overlooking Harlem. Every day I am treated to the most phenomenal light show that nature can produce. Read full post »