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WASHINGTON – The reason I’m posting from downtown D.C. this morning has to do with the lady on the left — jazz vocalist Patti Austin, who helped to usher in…

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WASHINGTON – Don’t want to sign off from D.C. without tipping the hat to the other performers I heard playing on New Year’s Eve, sitting in the back as a…

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…both in the “music discovery” category (sometimes called “Music 2.0”) are worth investigating: First is a site called MOG “a music asylum run by its inmates,” (with a tip o’the’cyberpen…

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AUSTIN, Tx – on the road again, (for the UTunes project) and taking the opportunity to catchup on some reading. First up is the latest edition – a special issue…

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When I first wrote about the George/Globe/’GMS-gone-down-the-pubradio-block events I mused that “DC Radio was about to get a lot more interesting.” True that…the latest Washington ratings (for Winter 2007) had…

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Well, actually, Vegas is not exactly my cup o’tea, but the Cirque Du Soleil show made it all worthwhile. It really is as brilliant as advertised – and superbly realized…

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And now for something completely different: Delighted by a trio of great stories emanting from my old network the past few days. Car horns and tire rims making beautiful music…

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