Linda Ronstadt is one of the most diverse vocalists of our time. She has performed Rock, Jazz, Big Band,Pop, Country, Mexican Folk, (semi) Punk Rock, and even Classical & Opera. You may remember when Linda was a guest DJ on The Wave in 2006. She told the story of how her very musical family shaped […]
An excellent exhibition of our 16th President, Abraham Lincoln is currently on display at The Ronald Reagan Museum in Simi Valley.
The beauty of the late summer sun setting among the trees near gorgeous Lake Arrowhead, is commandingly enhanced by the bright sounds of Jazz in Blue Jay. Nestled atop one of the Blue Jay’s busiest shopping centers, the rhythmic sounds of saxman Michael Paulo and his All Star band jammed thru the night. Click here […]
I love to travel, but is such a hassle with heavy airline security and high fuel costs, that I decided to stay home for my birthday this year. Here here a number of interesting things I did in just one day this summer. I mentioned in a previous blog, I recently rode the historic Angel’s […]
Every year on my birthday, I either visit someplace I’ve never been before, or experience something I have never done before. This year, I decided to spend my birthday enjoying some of the best local entertainment in Southern California. The day got started by experiencing a true Los Angeles treasure that first appeared back in […]
Our 2nd President John Adams said it best. “One useless man is a shame. Two useless men is a law firm. Three useless men is a Congress.” John Adams made that rather snide comment in 1799. Has much changed in 200 years? As Americans prepare to celebrate our 236th anniversary, by taking trips, having a […]
Hard to believe it’s been almost 50 years since The Beatles first hit America on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show’ in February of 1964. On Tuesday, the ageless Ringo Starr appeared in person to kick off the ‘Peace And Love’ exhibit documenting his long and colorful career at The Grammy Museum. Looking very spry for his […]
Things can’t get better for Mel Brooks. Mel has been awarded four Emmys, three Tony’s, an Oscar, a Grammy, and a star on The Hollywood Walk Of Fame in front of the Egyptian Theater. Now with the AFI Life Achievement Award also under his belt, will he slow down? Not a bit. At 86, what […]
Next time you are anywhere near Redondo Beach Pier, head toward the Portofino Hotel. Once you arrive, look east, and there is Baleen Kitchen. L.A. Zagat has named Baleen one of the Top Ten Restaurants for waterside dining in Southern California, and with good reason. I stepped into Baleen the other night, for what I […]
If you want to see the giant Marilyn, better hurry out to Palm Springs now, as sadly she is soon leaving for another destination.