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Old Town Music Hall: Fantastically Old School


Thanks to Bill Field and Bill Coffman, two men who had the dream, inspiration and passion to team up in the 1960’s to save and restore this splendid vintage 1921 theatre in the historic downtown district neighborhood of El Segundo (aka the “Mayberry” of Los Angeles). 275 more words

South Bay

Jun Miyakawa 宮川純

Jun Miyakawa 宮川純 is a jazz musician who plays piano, Rhodes, and Wurlitzer. He studied at the Koyo Conservatory of Music in Kobe. Jun has a presence when performing and plays like an experienced musician. 132 more words

Jazz

BAT IN A WHIRLWIND, Chapter 3 - SMART ALECK

Ready or not, here comes the next free instalment of the backwoods novella BAT IN A WHIRLWIND. In this chapter Ben feels the usual woes of being a bright boy in a fairly dim world, reminisces about a moment nearly near Annette, and then gets blown away by a weird thought about best buddy Danny. 818 more words

Giveaway

The Last Ride is Free

Hurry not to the fairground,

The last wurlitzer,

Spinning tea cups,

Toothless snarls,

From Carney souls,

Dodgem no more,

As the Hall of Mirrors,

Can no longer change your face,

The Last Ride is Free

Poetry

A Grand Old Beauty - The Hayden Orpheum

At night, the Hayden Orpheum’s neon blue sign lights up the Cremorne stretch of Military Road.

A cultural institution and a damn fine looking art deco cinema, the Hayden Orpheum Picture Palace first opened its doors way back in 1935. 123 more words

Sydney