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Upcoming Shows

Hey folks – just a quick update to let you know that I have two shows coming up over the next few weeks. First up I’ll be opening for… 152 more words

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

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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