Herbie Mann

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2009

    Art D'Lugoff, Village Royalty, Gone Too Soon at 85

    ​Here's to Art D'Lugoff, the great Village music impresario, the round and bearded political and artistic enthusiast, whose eclectic tastes educated more than one generation, and who died yesterday at 85. Much too young. A friend, Thomas Vitullo-Martin, said D'Lugoff had been in good health, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2009

    Clip Job: Luring a Sucker -- er, Scholar, to the Village

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesJanuary 10, 1963, Vol. VIII, No. 12The Greenwich Village ScholarshipBy John WilcockLetters from girls as far away as Eugene, Oregon, and Valparaiso, Indiana, brought applications for the Greenwich Village Scholarship -- a weekend in the Village a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2009

    John Wilcock: Village Gate Too Successful

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. June 7, 1962, Vol. VII, No. 33 The Gate Swings Again By John Wilcock When Art D'Lugoff, that bearded man-about-the-Village, first opened the Village Gate, he conceived of it as a spot where informality would always reign -- where folk-singe ... More >>

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    May 7, 2008
  • Music

    October 23, 2007

    Delicious Vinyl

    Gorgeous crate-digger mag Wax Poetics teaches us to value the artifact as much as the art

  • Music

    May 25, 2004

    Darn That Dream

    Major tie-up on the one-way street from jazz to jam