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This Subway Busker Might Have Made More Than You Did Last Month

(Photo by Brett Murphy from buskrs.com)

Jesse Cohen performs in the subway (Photo: Brett Murphy/Buskrs

The money doubles if Jesse gets to work at 7 a.m. instead of 8. Amidst the blur of subway commuters, he goes to the right spot on the platform, pulls out his guitar, and starts singing. Heads start to turn. Some change and some dollar bills fall into his guitar case. Today his office is the Bergen station of the G train. Park Slope has the best paying crowds, but the Bedford and Metropolitan stops – near his home in Greenpoint – are better on weekends.
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