Wilco/Nick Lowe: SummerStage 22 September 2011

Wilco’s shows at Central Park SummerStage sold out quickly and violaleeblue and rtb were able to get tickets but once again I was shut-out. Luckily this was a Bowery Presents show and my friend Kenny was able to get me in (Thanks! Kenny) and this time he decided to join us, which was a nice […]

Steve Earle: Town Hall 13 September 2011

Well if I ever wondered where Justin Townes Earle gets his charisma from I need not look any further than Steve Earle. How I’ve gone all this time not seeing Steve perform is a mystery – raised in Texas, songwriter in Nashville in the 1970s whose mentors are Guy Clarke and Townes Van Zandt, roots/rock […]

Justin Townes Earle: Fashion’s Night Out 8 September 2011

It’s been awhile since I’ve seen some live music and I was definitely jonesing. rtb mentioned Fashion’s Night Out and I wasn’t planning to attend since I’m not a fashion person and the events in Queens were raffles and cocktail wienies but then she sent a link to a celebration of Buddy Holly’s 75th birthday […]