Monday, August 8, 2011

David Peel and The Lower East Side

This past weekend marked the 23rd anniversary of the Tompkins Square Park Police Riots.  Several bands played in the park to commemorate the event, including one of my local favorites, David Peel and The Lower East Side.

David Peel and The Lower East Side band

With special appearances by the Pieman...

David Peel and The Lower East Side band

And, LES Jewels, enjoying the show.

LES Jewels

Have a listen - here the band sings the always- enjoyable "Marijuana"


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And, of course, "The Pope Smokes Dope"


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