Greenwich Village was the center of the American Folk Music Revival when it reached it’s peak in the 1960’s. Check out these three videos we love detailing the history with commentary by the people and legends who lived it.

Explore more of the themes of the folk music era of Greenwich Village on our Central Village/ Soho Tour!

“Dylan in New York: Cafe Wha? and 94 MacDougal”video courtesy of The Village Voice

“Legends of Folk: The Village Scene” 
video courtesy of PBS

and the trailer from the documentary
“Greenwich Village: Music the Defined a Generation”