I’ve seen some of my favorite artists perform for free in the city – everyone from Freedy Johnson & Annie Lenox in Central Park to David Byrne at the Bandshell in Brooklyn. Even U2 gave a free concert one year in Brooklyn at the Empire Fulton Ferry State Park in 2004. I’ve been introduced to some of my faves, as well, like Paris Combo and They Might Be Giants. I’ve even caught up with some of my faves from my youth like Blondie and Joan Jett.
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