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The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby

Friday, September 19th, 2014
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“Eleanor Rigby” has to be one of the saddest, most tragic songs ever from The Beatles. With all the thought and care that goes into

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Master Class: The Art of Dying
George Harrison’s Best Solo Songs

Sunday, March 9th, 2014
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The reasons for The Beatles’ break-up were legion. During the sessions for The White Album, after learning Paul McCartney was playing the drums on his

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Master Class: “The More I Learn, The Less I Know” –
George Harrison’s Best Songs with The Beatles

Thursday, March 6th, 2014
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Last week marked the occasion of what would have been George Harrison’s 71st birthday. In commemoration, I have compiled two lists of his greatest songs

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The Broadway Musicals of 1961

Thursday, March 14th, 2013
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… President Kennedy announced we’d put a man on the moon before the end of the decade, the Berlin Wall was built, our first troops

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The Rolling Stones Rock & Roll Circus:
The Opening Acts under the Big Top

Monday, December 24th, 2012
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Some moments in the history of rock and roll defy the imagination, and The Rolling Stones’ Rock & Roll Circus is certainly one of them.

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Woman Around Town: Jennifer Sheehan Has a Calling

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012
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The little brown-haired daughter born to Jan and Diane Sheehan almost arrived performing. At 2 ½ she could credibly manage “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” “in

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Rocknoceros Brings Colonel Purple Turtle
(And Plenty of Smiles) to Area Children

Saturday, September 24th, 2011
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Picture a nightclub: Dark walls, mirrored bar, the dance floor alive with bodies moving to the music. That’s the scene at Rocknoceros concerts at Jammin

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Unusual Way—Glory Crampton at Feinstein’s

Saturday, August 27th, 2011
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Half way through Glory Crampton’s premiere appearance at Feinstein’s, she hits her stride with a truly original and clever arrangement performed with the best of

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