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Tampa Theatre Adds “Who Takes a Road Trip 550 Miles For A Movie” To Their Website

Tampa Theatre Adds “Who Takes a Road Trip 550 Miles For A Movie” To Their Website

September 5, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

      The Tampa Theatre added the story “Who Takes 550 Miles for a Movie” to their website under the press section. The Tampa Theater was named the number 3 movie theater in the world by the MPAA just a few months ago.  I am very happy that this amazing movie palace choose to […]

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Classic Films at the Gateway Theater

Classic Films at the Gateway Theater

September 3, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

The Classic Film Festival at the Classic Gateway Theater has returned. Maltese Falcon, On The Waterfront, Dr. Zhivago, these are just a few of the classic movies playing at the oldest theater in Fort Lauderdale, The Classic Gateway Theater. This is the Gateway’s second annual Classic Film Festival. From August 30 until September 26, 16 […]

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Manny’s Music  Just An Iconic New York Memory

Manny’s Music Just An Iconic New York Memory

August 29, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Manny’s Music, like other New York Institution’s: CBGB’s, Big Nick’s Burger Joint and so many more, disappeared from the NYC landscape in 2009.  Manny’s Music was the place to go in New York City for over 70 years if you were a musician or just a wannabe.  You never knew who you would bump into […]

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Cover Song Los Straitjackets Midnight Cowboy

Cover Song Los Straitjackets Midnight Cowboy

August 28, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Cover song of the day today is the theme from the 1969 Winner of the Academy Award for Best Picture, Midnight Cowboy. I saw Los Straitjackets perform this  song live first in New York City.  I told guitarist, Eddie Angel that is was amazing version years ago. In New York during the holiday season, I […]

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Cheap Eats Mexican Style Taqueria Guerrero

Cheap Eats Mexican Style Taqueria Guerrero

August 27, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

A Small red and green sign of road in front of a small empty strip mall, drive by, NO WAY.  Of course I stop. Taqueria Guerrero. In the Florida city of Lake Worth, many real Mexican joints and taqueria’s have opened up, and this is one. They usually have the making of another great cheap […]

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Cover Song Los Lobos Lonely Avenue

Cover Song Los Lobos Lonely Avenue

August 25, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Los Lobos covers Ray Charles’s song Lonely Avenue Cover songs are always something I’ve enjoyed. My inspiration was someone I used to work with who had a band named Francis Xavier and the Holy Roman Empire. His band covered Jimi Hendrix’s Hey Joe as a polka. He said if you are going to cover a song make it […]

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Bringing Up Baby Screwball Comedy At It’s Best

Bringing Up Baby Screwball Comedy At It’s Best

August 23, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

  Bringing Up Baby, the classic boy meets girl, girl likes boy, boy’s getting married to someone else, girl has a leopard, girl’s dog buries boys’ dinosaur’s bone, boy dresses in ladies clothes and the rest is film history. If that description doesn’t peak your interest lets make it better.  Add Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn […]

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Happy Birthday Velvet Underground’s Mo Tucker

Happy Birthday Velvet Underground’s Mo Tucker

August 20, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Here is birthday girl Maureen Tucker, stepping out from the kit to sing lead on the Velvet Underground’s I’m Sticking with You.   I got to see Lou Reed perform this in New York City some years back.   Happy Birthday Mo http://youtu.be/H5je_eK0V1w

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American Trash  by David DiVona

American Trash by David DiVona

August 20, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

                                                                                  An Old Familiar Smell      After a long summer’s day in NYC with its […]

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How To Make Friends

How To Make Friends

August 13, 2013 | By | 1 Comment

How do you make friends?  My recipe, 1:30 am, in a bar,  and yes hot sauce was involved. Mutual friends, hanging out at a favorite place, and of course meetafriend.com, there are many ways to make friends and meet new people. I made a very good friend late night, in a bar because of hot […]

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