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Empty Nest Songs

Dropped my only child off at college this weeek, which is one of those things that is not a big deal (inevitable rite of passage, proof you’ve done your job as a parent, etc.) unless you are the one doing it. 458 more words

General Reminiscing/Philosophizing

★ Dar Williams' WHAT I FOUND IN A THOUSAND TOWNS Now Available

Congratulations to Dar Williams on the publication of What I Found in a Thousand Towns: A Traveling Musician’s Guide to Rebuilding America’s Communities One Coffee Shop, Dog Run, & Open-Mike Night at a Time. 210 more words


The end of the summer, when you send your children to the Moon

Dar Williams used to make regular visits to the Concerts Under the Stars; maybe she still does?  Maybe that venue is too small now.  But as the days lumber through the summer haze towards the end of August, when the spines of new books get cracked open, and new backpacks creak with the weight, I think of… 64 more words


Musical Musings: If you could define yourself with a song, what would it be, and why?

It was much harder than I’d anticipated to narrow my life down to one song. But since I’m leaving for vacation four days before this post goes live, and I only have two days to finish all my work… 307 more words


Troy Savings Bank Music Hall Announces Two New Fall Concerts

TROY, NEW YORK     The Troy Savings Bank Music Hall Corporation is happy to announce two more shows in our 2017-2018 Season.  Songwriter, and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Randy Newman will grace our stage on September 16.  883 more words