london music – edward rogers

Edward Rogers at The Borderline, April 24th Fortuitously, I just so happened to be in London the same weekend my dear New York friends were in town, and even better, Ed, Don and James were playing at The Borderline with Colin Blunstone! I can’t remember how many years I have known Ed and Melani–but I do … Continue reading london music – edward rogers

paris music – the flamin groovies

The Flamin Groovies Le Petit Bain, Friday April 29 In full transparency, I have to declare there is a predisposition to positive bias – The Flamin Groovies were one of my favorite bands growing up; my first NY band, the Wirebirds, spent many an hour playing flaming groovy songs in the music building 1206; and road trips … Continue reading paris music – the flamin groovies

paris music – joe jackson

What the hell is wrong with you tonight? Not much! What a great show by Mr. Jackson, Teddy Kumpel, Graham Maby and Doug Yowell. Despite obviously having the bug that I think everyone in Paris seems to have, with discrete coughing between songs and a slightly nasal voice when talking in his most charming broken … Continue reading paris music – joe jackson