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Picture the guy to the left DJing at the club to the right.
Jerry Carroll, best known for his recurring role in the uber-obnoxious "Crazy Eddie" TV commercials, is now spinning Euro house and techno at a swanky nightclub on the Upper West Side.
R.I.P. Old New York.
Posted by Liz Berg on October 23, 2006 at 12:06 AM in Current Affairs, Liz B's Posts, New York City, Television | Permalink
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I have some fond memories of a mushroom induced freak outage back in 82 or 83, where it looked like Jerry was jumping out of the TV at me.
Thanks to YouTube, I can now experience some flashbacks from the comfort of my desk!
Dave B. |
October 23, 2006 at 09:50 AM
Hmm, I met Jerry Carroll when I was a Crazy Eddie employee in NYC during the 80's and I'm skeptical that he'd be spinning house and techno. He used to do fill-ins on WOR. A very laid back dude.
Krys O. |
October 23, 2006 at 10:05 AM
Just called the club and they haven't even opened yet and there's no set schedule for the dj's. The guy answering the phone paused for a sec when I asked about Jerry Carroll by name. It's also not mentioned in the New York Magazine blurb.
Krys O. |
October 23, 2006 at 10:21 AM
Read the last line of the NY Mag blurb:
"...the enlisting of the man who played Crazy Eddie to spin Euro house and techno on Fridays."
Jerry's new gig was also mentioned briefly in this week's Time Out NY.
Liz B. |
October 23, 2006 at 10:54 AM
To reiterate, doesn't have Jerry's name. Dat's all.
Krys O. |
October 23, 2006 at 10:59 AM
Folks should be familar with the Crazy Eddie Tribute page:
October 23, 2006 at 12:48 PM
I wonder who will choose the music for him. Because he'll just be expected to shout "It's insane" every so often.
Six D Batteries |
October 24, 2006 at 03:15 PM
Jerry Carroll is serving 10 years in jail for child molestation. He was caught molesting his girlfriend's kid. I'm not sure how old he is, but I assume he's at least 70 by now.
Bob Matzel |
December 16, 2007 at 12:13 AM
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