Tag Archives: festivals

“Wait… did we miss it?” Avoiding Fomo in Chicago.

Norah: Are you sad that we missed it? Nick: We didn’t miss it. This *is* it. Live music has a very special appeal to me. Always has. As such it is very hard for me to pass up opportunities to … Continue reading

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Ching Ming Festival is B-A-N-A-N-A-S.

Today is the Ching Ming Festival in Hong Kong. With no ancestors buried in the local hills to offer my respects (or Nestea or fruit or Pringles or incense or flowers or cakes or prayer papers) to, for me this … Continue reading

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Musical Thoughts a la Hong Kong

I have long vacillated between amusement, frustration, pity and downright desperation when contemplating the Hong Kong live music scene. Some of this is to do with being pretty spoiled with regard to live music opportunities for most of my life, … Continue reading

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A Festivus for the Rest of Us!!!

I work too much. This is not a cool thing to say right now as everyone is facing the impending doom of the financial crisis, but the fact remains: I.Work. Too. Much. The costs of this are significant on my … Continue reading

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