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24 August 2022

Walking. North East, Maryland.
Stretching. Eric & Essie’s apartment.
For Marsha P. Johnson – Bruce Dressner
Shenandoah – Paul Robeson
Treasure Island Theme – The Chieftains
Honoloochie Boogie – Mott the Hoople
Kisses Sweeter Than Wine – Jackson Browne & Bonnie Raitt
Drift Away – Dobie Gray
Couldn’t Call It Unexpected No. 4 – Elvis Costello
No Ordinary Girl – Magdalen Hsu-Li
Your Eyes – Anoushka Shankar
Lovers in the Backseat – Scissor Sisters
Ow, That’s Hot – Jack Gladstone
No. 6 the Coombe – The Chieftains
Immigrants (We Get the Job Done) – K’naan, Snow Tha Product, Riz MC & Residente
Here Comes the Sun – Joe Brown
We Shall Rise – John McCutcheon


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28 June 2020

Pacing. The Shire.
For Marsha P. Johnson – Bryce Dressner
I Turned You On – The Isley Brothers
Everybody’s Talkin’ – Harry Nilsson
You’ve Made Me So Very Happy – Brenda Holloway
One – Three Dog Night
Put a Little Love in Your Heart – Jackie DeShannon
Black Pearl – Sonny Charles & The Checkmates, Ltd.
Destination: Anywhere – The Marvelettes
Only the Strong Survive – Jerry Butler
Nothing But a Heartache – The Flirtations
Good Lovin’ Ain’t Easy to Come By – Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell
In the Ghetto – Elvis Presley
The Nitty Gritty – Gladys Knight & The Pips
Oh Happy Day – The Edwin Hawkins Singers
My Cherie Amour – Stevie Wonder
You Came, You Saw, You Conquered
I Want to Take You Higher – Sly & The Family Stone
Good Morning Starshine – Oliver
No Matter What Sign You Are – Diana Ross & The Supremes
Build Me up Buttercup – The Foundations
This Is My Life – Shirley Bassey

With one exception, these songs are among the “Top 40” songs on the jukebox in the Stonewall Inn during June, 1969 as reported by the Stonewall Veterans Rebellion Association


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28 June 2019

Walking. Morningside Heights. Morningside Gardens.
With the exception of the first song, all the songs are reported to have been on the jukebox at the Stonewall Club during Stonewall Rebellion Week.
For Marsha P. Johnson – Bryce Dresser
Crystal Blue Persuasion – Tommy James & The Shondells
Grazing in the Grass – The Friends of Distinction
Romeo and Juliet – Henry Mancini
Honey Love – Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
The More I See You – Chris Montez
Don’t Let the Joneses Get You Down – The Temptations
Before the Parade Passes By – Barbara Streisand
More Today Than Yesterday – Diana Ross & The Supremes
Stand – Sly & The Family Stone
Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In – The 5th Dimension
It’s Your Thing – The Isley Brothers
Too Busy Thinking about My Baby – Marvin Gaye
Get Back – The Beatles
25 Miles – Edwin Starr
While You’re Out Looking for Sugar – Honey Cone
Don’t Bring Back Memories – Four Tops
The Windmills of Your Mind – Dusty Springfield
My Way – Frank Sinatra


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