Tags » The Vanguard

Lusty locals get their freak on - Ciao Magazine, July 2013

Red curtains. Titty tassels. A chain dangling from the ceiling. And an audience self-consciously craning to see which ‘Jaded Vanity’ graces our presence next. It’s my first burlesque show, enjoyed on a Sunday night in the quieter end of Newtown, and sure, some elements of tonight’s performance fit my expectations exactly. 883 more words

Local News


In 2011 I wrote about seeing R. Kelly in London after a lengthy absence from the UK. Last night, I had the chance to see D’Angelo who also had a very lengthy absence from the public eye (to a certain extent). 895 more words


(Album Review): D'Angelo & The Vanguard - Black Messiah

Rating: ★★¾
Year: 2014
Favorite Song(s): #4 Sugah Daddy, #5 Really Love,
Genre: R&B/Soul
Track Average: 48.33%

A whopping fourteen years has passed in between the releases of R&B singer D’Angelo’s sophomore album… 776 more words


Beha’alotcha: The Gatherer

Then as the rear-guard of all the divisions, the standard of Dan would set out, troop by troop… (B’midbar 10:25)
A lagging child, receding
through the crowded ranks, 766 more words


The Vanguard presents Amy & David Sedaris' THE BOOK OF LIZ - June 12 - 28

The Vanguard presents The Book of Liz by The Talent Family – Amy Sedaris and David Sedaris June 12 – 28

“[a] delightfully off-key, off-color hymn to clichés we all live by, whether we know it or not.” —NY Times. 911 more words


Listen To D’Angelo & The Vanguard’s “Live From Spotify NYC” Session

The folks over at Spotify are so damn lucky.

D’Angelo and The Vanguard performed for the streaming service’s “Live From Spotify NYC” series.

D’Angelo performed… 80 more words