Image: Jazz Trumpeter Ted Daniel

My cousin Ted Daniel is a revered jazz trumpeter and composer largely known for his work in the 1970s and collaborations with musicians including Andrew Cyrille, Henry Threadgill and the late Billy Bang.  Check him out on Facebook.

Image: Paradise Garage, NYC

Paradise Garage – The house that the late great legendary DJ Larry Levan built.

84 King Street,  New York City – operated from 1976 to 1987

*Side Note:  Had one of the best specially designed sound systems in all of New York at that time.