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Archive for June 2010

NEARfest 2010: How I Spent My Summer Vacation

June 27, 2010

Got to love Summer vacation. As usual I had a great time. Something I have added to the musical pilgrimage for the last two years is a few days in New York. Heard some cool music there as well, hit Coney Island and stumbled upon a couple of great free comedy shows. The first one […]

Madness: The Liberty of Norton Folgate

June 4, 2010

I liked Madness well enough back in the day, but never really became a true fan. It was contemporaries like The Beat and The Specials that really grabbed my attention. I even have a copy of the much touted “Rise and Fall.” Although enjoyable it may be, the term masterpiece has never come to mind.  […]