Behind The Scenes: Careers In Music At The Apollo in Harlem (audio)

By Diane Allford

The biggest question overall to the Apollo Professional Career Panelist, was how to make a living while doing what you love, especially when it seems you have to give away so much for free while promoting your music.

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Louis Armstrong Apollo Theater Walk of Fame Induction (video)

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By Diane Allford

The 2nd Line came in blasting out New Orleans style jazz on Harlem’s West 125th Street with Grammy award winning trumpeter, Irving Mayfield Jr. leading the band in a rousing rendition of “When the Saints Go Marching In”.

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Halloween Kid Portraits On West 125th Street

It’s was a scary night to remember as Harlem World Magazine photographer Diane Allford put her fear aside to shoot Harloween along 125th Street on Saturday, October 31st, 2014.

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The 2nd Annual Strivers’ Row Tour In Harlem (audio)

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By Diane Allford

The Kings Court West 139th Street Block Association sponsored the Strivers’ Row & Beyond for their 2nd Annual Strivers’ Row Home Tour on Sunday, October 5, 20014.  Continue Reading →

Harlem Street Style: The African American Day Parade 2014

©Diane Allford_3246Harlem invented street style as these photographs prove! Here are images from photographer Diane Allford of the street style moments happening on the streets of Harlem during the Sunday, September 21st, African American Day Parade 2014. Continue Reading →

HW Round Table Talk September 2014 On The Danny Tisdale Show

diane and ingrid for round table hw podcastListen to the new segment of The Danny Tisdale Show podcast in this round table conversation with Harlem World Magazine contributors as they talk about their stories, photographs and the behind-the-scenes happenings of their work posted on HarlemWorldMag.com during the month of September 2014. Continue Reading →

Denny Moe’s Superstar Barbershop Fatherhood Buzz Festival

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On Saturday, Sept 6th, Dennis Mitchell offered free hair cuts to children going back to school.  Judge Greg Mathis of the Judge Mathis TV court show also pays a visit to Denny Moe’s Superstar barbershop in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Harlem Mothers S.A.V.E. Anniversary Celebration

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A Photo Essay by Diane Allford

On Friday, August 29th Harlem Mothers SAVE celebrated their 1 year anniversary in their new home on West 128th Street in Harlem.   Continue Reading →

Uptown Bounce Throwback Block Party In Harlem

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Photographs from the Uptown Bounce: Throwback El Museo del Barrio Block Party in East Harlem on August 5, 2014.  Continue Reading →