Soul Serenade: Sonny Charles & the Checkmates, LTD – “Black Pearl”

Soul Serenade: Sonny Charles & the Checkmates, LTD - “Black Pearl"I worked at this classic New Jersey hot dog joint called Syd’s for eight years in my youth. Syd’s had originally been in the Weequahic section of Newark and was a popular attraction until Syd himself passed away. Some years later, a couple of guys who worked for Syd in Newark decided to open their own restaurant in another town, Vauxhall, which was not far from Newark. Lennie and Jack went to visit Syd’s widow, seeking her blessing for their new enterprise, which they hoped to name Syd’s. Their request was granted … (more)

Soul Serenade: Sonny Charles & the Checkmates, LTD – “Black Pearl”

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