Archive for August, 2010

Last night I was on the exclusive guest list of about 20 people who who were invited to assemble in Greenpoint to hear the music of Atlanta-based Besides Daniel.  Doors opened at 8, the music was to start at 9. There was an opening band (Tim Walker),  professional video cameras and a merch table. This […]


Whoa.. did I just read this correctly??  A music festival in Canton, MA????  I can’t believe I just came across this.  And Dr. Dog will be there? And Ben Harper? And Grace Potter & the Nocturnals?  And The Sippy Cups? Ok, I admit I do not know The Sippy Cups, but I imagine they are […]


I knew Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings were popular, but I had no idea they would bring out such a huge crowd to the Prospect Park bandshell Saturday night. They mentioned that there were around 20,000 people there, but I’m guessing there were actually more than that. When we  arrived at 6 p.m. (when the […]


Unfortunately I missed The New Pornographers most recent stop in NYC on their current tour, but I realized that NPR has a full concert download from their sold out June show at Washington, D.C.’s 9:30 Club. It’s a good mix of new and old, and the sound is really clear. Best part: with one click […]