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All Hopped Up Music and Maps: Chapter 6

This playlist and map accompanies Chapter 6 of my book All Hopped Up and Ready To Go: Music from the Streets of New York 1927-77. (Click on the triangle in...
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Burning Man goes Galactic (Adventures)

When the two of us were at Burning Man this past September, my then 13-year old son Campbell came up with an idea. He’d only just got his own computer,...
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I Witness: Happy Snowy New Year

Beaverkill Creek as seen from Old Plank Road, Mount Tremper, New Year’s Eve, 1:34pm...
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2009: A Personal Review

I turned 45 this year, a major milestone for anyone who grew up playing, buying, collecting and obsessing over 7” singles. Maybe it’s significant that it turned out to be...
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Featured Wine: A 2009

MACARI VINEYARDS “EARLY WINE” CHARDONNAY 2009, NORTH FORK, LONG ISLAND, USA $17 We don’t have a Beaujolais Nouveau type deal in the USA, so it’s rare to find ourselves drinking...
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I Witness

Hunter Mountain, Christmas Eve, mid-day....
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Happy Noel

Noel is 5 today. Happy birthday, little guy. And happy holidays to everyone else as well....
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The New York Diner (and Drinker)

I don’t know whether to be proud or, frankly, embarrassed that I can fit quite so much in to my brief trips down to New York City. Does it make...
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