Folk Music

“Inside Llewyn Davis” Filming in the Neighborhood Today

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:34 am

The East Village had a brief reprieve from filming activities for the forthcoming Coen Brothers movie Inside Llewyn Davis. Now it’s back to work.

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Ethan Coen on East 2nd Street for “Inside Llewyn Davis”

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:34 am

Aside from the late-night fire early yesterday morning, the biggest news to come out of the East Village is filming for the new Coen Brothers film Inside Llewyn Davis.

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Coen Brothers Releasing “Inside Llewyn Davis” About Village Folk Scene

Posted September 2, 2011 at 6:28 am

The onetime “Mayor of MacDougal Street,” folk legend Dave Van Ronk, is the inspiration behind an upcoming feature film by the Coen Brothers.

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Profile: Union Street Preservation Society

Last modified December 2, 2010 at 5:11 pm

Now we know what you’re thinking… what’s a folk band without beards? Especially when all members hail from Brooklyn. Is this even possible? Apparently, it is. Union Street Preservation Society is a relatively new string-based folk group, performing “cosmic American music” that throws together every combination of home-spun country pickin’. And for a band that’s […]

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