Monthly Archives: March 2009

Music: 1977

’77 was a pivotal year for my family. We loaded up and headed for the great white north – a little town called Mahopac, on the Putnam/Westchester County line of NY state – less than an hour from NYC. I

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My favorite band

It was in the attic bedroom of my best middle-school bud Melissa where I fell in love with my fave band U2. I was 12. The punk thing was still cool in suburban Connecticut.  Early U2 – songs like I

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Sometimes, you hear a concert that reminds you why it is that music is so important, so fundamental to the human experience. That’s how I felt Friday night when I saw the Tony Monaco Trio, part of the Charleston Jazz

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