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American Weirdness: Bringing It All Back Home – Indiana

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
by on Living Around

My child-hood home I see again, And gladden with the view; And still as mem’ries crowd my brain, There’s sadness in it too– O memory!

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Satchmo at the Waldorf – Come Meet Louis

Friday, May 23rd, 2014
by on Playing Around

When Louis (he prefers that you pronounce the s) Armstrong, aka John Douglas Thompson, hobbles into his dressing room in The Waldorf Astoria, coughing and

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Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill – A Tour de Force

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014
by on Playing Around

“I always knew I could sing ‘cause I did sing, but I did it for my own pleasure or for mama- until I had to…”

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Prelude to New Orleans

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013
by on Living Around

A metropolis like none other, New Orleans is affectionately referred to by many as N’awlins, a thriving port city that has bustled since 1718; however,

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Le Jazz Hot – How the French Saved Jazz

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013
by on Playing Around

“If it weren’t for France, jazz would be dead.” Quincy Jones (to Peter & Will Anderson) Le Jazz Hot is an entertaining mini seminar on

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Old School Brooklyn Goes to the Head of the Class

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013
by on Dining Around

Stepping into Carroll Gardens’ newest restaurant, Old School Brooklyn, is like stepping into your grandmother’s parlor. The mix of dark and light wood, tan wallpaper,

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Catherine Russell

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013
by on Playing Around

Shake that Thang Catherine Russell commands with bright, open clarity and an arched brow. I’m gettin’ tired of telling you how to shake that thing.

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Art on Park Avenue

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012
by on Playing Around

It’s summer. Take a lunchtime walk. If you’ve got kids, bring them with you. Or invite friends to stroll up Park Avenue between 52nd and

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