by Benjamin Sutton, at Dec. 12, 2010, 9:09 p.m.
Walking tour stop name: Knitting Factory, 74 Leonard Street
Associated walking tour: Musical New York
Walking tour stop description: Originally established on Houston Street in 1987, the Knitting Factory moved to its space on Leonard Street seven years later, where it continued to play a vital role in the Downtown music scene. Like much of that scene, though, the Knitting Factory subsequently moved to North Brooklyn, in the summer of 2009.
Photo 1, the former Knitting Factory space at 74 Leonard Street, by Benjamin Sutton.
Photo 2, the original Knitting Factory space at 47 East Houston Street, by Josh Dorf, from Knitting Music: A Five Year History of the Knitting Factory by Michael Dorf, 1992.
Walking tour stop location: POINT (-74.0052626263943978 40.7174046967569367)
Next walking tour stop: Roulette, 228 West Broadway
Previous walking tour stop: Tribeca Performing Arts Center, 199 Chambers Street
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