Boogie Buskers: West Houston Drum Dance

Posted on: September 10th, 2010 at 6:23 am by

After a long hiatus, it’s high time we revived our Boogie Buskers feature, in which we capture the city’s street performers entertaining the masses…

On a recent summer afternoon, a pair of percussionists took up residence at the southeast corner of Mercer and West Houston, banging away those primal beats. But it was one little boy dressed in overalls who truly stole the show.

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He was dancing erratically along with the rhythm, immediately drawing a crowd. The scene was unavoidable.  And it all ended most fittingly – a high five.

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