Phil Spector

Exhuming ‘Be My Baby’ and a Strange 1965 Visit to Parisi Bakery on Mott Street [VIDEO]

Posted July 20, 2018 at 5:09 am

Thump-thumpthump-thwack. The night we met I knew I needed you so… It’s one of the most iconic song openers in pop history, and it’s inextricably linked to Little Italy. Both in song and film. Director and native son, Martin Scorsese, famously synchronized “Be My Baby” by the Ronettes to the opening credits of Mean Streets. […]

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How Phil Spector Nearly Ended Scorsese’s Career Before it Started [VIDEO]

Posted March 21, 2013 at 9:23 am

Here’s how Phil Spector almost ended the career of Martin Scorsese before it even got off the ground.

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