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Theophilus London – This Charming Tour

March 6th, 2009 No Comments

Theophilus London kicked off “This Charming Tour” in Allston, MA. last Thursday at one of Boston’s more notorious locations for local undergrads. The volume of crowd was low, but morale was high. How high? As soon as Theophilus stepped on stage I almost got tackled by an overly excited fan with big X’s on the […]

Tags: Boston · event · Event · Music

On the Verge – Wale at The Webster

February 16th, 2009 No Comments

This night, This crowd, and This venue is what counts in the entertainment industry, or so they say. At Hartford’s Webster Theater,  however,  This was not Wale’s night. The February 5th show had me begging for a different night and definitely for a different crowd. The performance is best summed up by Wale sitting down at one point […]

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Love at first sip – Boston Wine Expo 2009

February 2nd, 2009 No Comments

Boston public transportation is my least favorite way to travel but surprisingly it was not bad in getting us to our destination. Alicia and I decided on the Wine Expo on a whim. The walk from the T to the World Trade Center and the Seaport Hotel was typical New England–cold, but thankfully short. Past […]

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Blackberry Luxe Club with DJ Skeet Skeet & Shwayze

October 20th, 2008 No Comments

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S2TBz9W99Gs Not a bad way to spend a Saturday night.

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Faces in the Crowd – Vegas BLVD

July 31st, 2008 1 Comment

Thursday night found Jason,  me and a gaggle of friends at Vegas BLVD in Hartford. My love of booty shaking beats can only be quenched there mainly because resident DJ Jefferey Perez spins (electro, disco, house, b-more) and from time to time I’ve dropped in. This Thursday people were exposed to the beginnings of Panther […]

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Faces in the Crowd – Real Art Ways Creative Cocktail

July 1st, 2008 1 Comment

Yet another saving grace of living in downtown Hartford has to be Real  Art Ways. It has fought tooth and nail to bring art and culture to the hum drum of Hartford. Located pretty much in my back yard, it plays monthly to the “Creative Cocktail” party. New works are introduced at this festive gathering of […]

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