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When police entered Tonic Club at 107 Norfolk Street at 4.30 am on friday 13th april 2007, jazz guitarist Marc Ribot kept on playing an all time classic by Glenn Miller, Nearness of You.
He was handcuffed and led outside along with activist Rebecca Moore founder of Take It To The Bridge, an association concerned with maintaining the creative and cultural heritage of New York and struggling against rising rents and gentrification in the Lower East Side.