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NYC Events,"Only the Best" (01/16) + Today’s Featured Pub (Greenwich Village)

Today’s Super 7 NYC Events > TUESDAY/ JANUARY 16, 2018

“We search the internet everyday looking for the very best of What’s Happening, primarily on Manhattan’s WestSide, so that you don’t have to.” We make it as easy as… 2,266 more words

NATE: Teaching English

In the recently published Issue 15 of NATE’s Teaching English, David Briggs reflects on his rewarding experiences with A Level Creative Writing, and the replacement course which he and Andrew Jamison have designed following the DFE’s scrapping of the A Level. 6 more words

 114. NEIL YOUNG (1969)

The hideous painting on the sleeve was a little off putting to say the least. The song titles too were unfamiliar, but in the top right hand corner the price label read £1.99, so it had to be worth a shot. 980 more words

Greatest Records

Chug-a-Lug And Shout

You have to love a good bombastic in your face opener don’t you? preferably featuring a big fanfare, explosions, shouted expletives and sound FX.  Yeah? well, look elsewhere tonight friend.  898 more words

Record Collecting

Neil Young: Hitchhiker - The Review

1976 was a weird year to be Neil Young. From February to June, he and Stephen Stills were hunkered down at Criteria Studios in Miami recording their lone duo project, … 749 more words


Neil Young: Hitchhiker (Reprise)

Neil Young’s always been a prolific songwriter, and his discography is complete with gaps where unreleased albums should be. Some of those albums were completed and then rethought, while others were mere passing fancies that Young revealed at the time, with no more than the mention of an album title. 402 more words

Album Reviews

Hitchcock: The Lodger + organ

Hitchcock: The Lodger
with live improvised organ accompaniment by David Briggs
Royal Festival Hall. 24 June 2017

The history of improvisation on the organ is almost as old as the history of the organ itself. 868 more words

Concert Reviews