Monday, September 24, 2012

Sunday in SoHo

Clear skies, crisp air, temperature 70ºF, and lots of 'beautiful' people on the street in SoHo. Doesn't get any better for a New York flaneur. I was walking across Spring Street and saw Dexter (third photo) sitting on a stoop. I had seen him twenty years ago on West Broadway, singing with a doo wop group called Solo. We had a chat and he told me that as soon as the other singers got there they would be doing some tunes - the group is now called Spank. I circled around the streets for about 30 minutes and by the time I got back they'd started their vocalizing and had a crowd of about fifty people around them wearing big grins and tapping their feet.

So, here they are. Spank: