Pines People- David Baker.

Pines People- David Baker. 1928-1988.     David Baker and Sylvan Cole founded FIPAP (Fire Island Arts Project) over 25 years ago. Offering musical revues and shows which tapped into the wealth of artistic talent in the Pines community. David Baker was a historic figure in the growth of the...

The History of Disco.

The History of Disco.   Disco music and Fire Island have a lot in common. Much of it was tested here as many company executives spent time here. The long playing disco single was created here.  Also the DJs from some of the hottest clubs worked here also. Like everything...

Peter Allen-Celebrity history .

Peter Allen-Celebrity history .  1944 – 1992            Singer Peter Allen was a big supporter of the Pines. He performed in many benefits and became a real part of the community. Seen above with the Rockettes at the 1988 benefit "Hooray for Hollywood.   Peter Allen...

Casey Spooner-Celebrity history .

Casey Spooner- Celebrity history . 2017.   While attending the School of the Art Institute of Chicago Casey Spooner met Warren Fischer. They formed the electroclash duo Fischerspooner in 1998, they set out to open minds and expose the masses to worlds of art and performance through synth-heavy dance music....