The Bowery Boys Podcast: Year in Review 2017

This was our tenth year in recording the Bowery Boys podcast and it was easily the best ever.

We charted new territories (from our first ever live show to the release of the Bowery Boys spin-off The First) and featured more treasured New York institutions than ever before — places like Weeksville Heritage Center, the Tenement Museum, the Algonquin Hotel and more.

Here is the complete list of Bowery Boys podcasts for 2017. To listen, use the podcast players attached this post or find the Bowery Boys podcast on your favorite podcast player.)

More excitement awaits in 2018 with new live shows, special tie-in events and our 250th episode (in just a couple weeks). See you in the new year!

New York and the Inauguration of George Washington

New York: Capital City of the United States

Who Killed Helen Jewett? A Mystery by Gaslight

The Algonquin Round Table

The Arrival of the Irish: An Immigrant Story

P. T. Barnum and the Greatest Show on Earth

The Beauty Bosses of Fifth Avenue

The Hindenburg Over New York

The Pirate of Pearl Street: The New York Adventures of Captain Kidd

Live in Brooklyn! The Bowery Boys: Ten Years of Podcasting

Before Harlem: New York’s Forgotten Black Communities

The Stonewall Riots Revisited

The Story of SoHo

The Roaring ’20s: King of the Jazz Age

Queen of the Speakeasies: A Tale of Prohibition New York

The Wall Street Crash of 1929: New York In Crisis

Times Square in the 1970s

Columbus Circle: A Century of Controversy

Astoria and Long Island City

Murder at the Manhattan Well

The Ghosts of Greenwich Village

Edgar Allan Poe in New York

New York and the Dawn of Photography

New York in Neon: Signs of the City

The Rise of the Fifth Avenue Mansions

The Fall of the Fifth Avenue Mansions

Tales from a Tenement: Three Families on the Lower East Side

Rodgers and Hammerstein: The Golden Age of Broadway

Sitting Down with Roz Chast of the New Yorker