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Volang Opening at 147 Orchard Street

Posted August 12, 2010 at 6:33 am

It was almost a year ago already that Guitar Man packed up the instruments and moved from 147 Orchard Street to 116 East Seventh. The storefront hasn’t really seen much action since their departure, except for a Craigslist ad last February practically begging businesses to “be a part of the renaissance.” Well, six months later, […]

Closure Report: Hairy Mary’s at 149 Orchard

Last modified November 24, 2009 at 10:48 am

The fall of Hairy Mary’s Vintage last week marks the third in a series of storefront closures at 147-149 Orchard Street in less than six months. Hudson Street Papers called it quits over the summer, and Guitar Man re-located to 116 East Seventh Street back in early October. Despite the bad news, however, the “vintage” […]

Guitar Man Moves to Seventh Street

Posted October 5, 2009 at 6:11 am

As the Lower East Side music scene continues its proverbial death march, the symbiotic businesses are also disappearing.  As of October 1, the small mom-and-pop Guitar Man was officially booted from its residence at 147 Orchard Street.  Now, the dreaded for rent sign hangs in the window.  But, wait!  The music has not completely died.  […]