Posted August 4, 2017 at 5:06 am
Exactly one year ago, we wrote a story about how the ODD boutique was leaving its headquarters on Ludlow Street. But the fashion flight didn’t happen then and there. At the time, ownership had told us that they wouldn’t move for another year, despite the “incredibly early presence” of the tombstone leasing signage. That promise of […]
Last modified October 12, 2016 at 4:18 pm
When Ludlow Street lost its eponymous guitar shop three months ago, it was a big blow to the remnant music scene. What’s left of it, anyway. While there are still performance venues around Hell Square, stores servicing those musicians are scant. Ludlow Guitars was that mainstay for seventeen years. We reported at the time that Ludlow […]
Posted July 19, 2016 at 5:18 am
The so-called “guitar store for the ages” is no longer for the Lower East Side. And one less local place to pick up a replacement for that popped E string. Ludlow Guitars, a mainstay on its namesake street for seventeen years, called it quits after business yesterday. The farewell was expected, though, as the official […]
Ludlow Guitars is Moving to Brooklyn After 17 Years on Ludlow Street; Cites Changing Neighborhood and Rents
Posted July 5, 2016 at 5:00 am
In case you needed further proof that the Lower East Side music scene is dead, look no further than Ludlow Street. Soulless. And now this. The eponymous Ludlow Guitars is calling it quits after seventeen years on the block. Computer printouts in the windows serve as announcements of the imminent closure. The vintage guitar shop […]
Posted September 10, 2012 at 6:28 am
ODD. (annoying punctuation intentional) has been part of the street discourse the last few weeks with its series of handbills around the neighborhood.
Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:35 am
Filming for season two of How to Make it in America continues in Hell Square this week.