I Can Make It Better

August 30, 2010By LisaFood 2 Comments

It’s Monday, time for another I Can Make It Better entry.    This time – Marinated Mushrooms.   Great as an appetizer, as part of an antipasto platter, or as a side with a deli sandwich.  The mushrooms taste best after they’ve marinated for a day.  I’ve bought marinated mushrooms at the olive bar in my local “gourmet” supermarket at $8.99/lb … Read More

Music Video Of The Day

August 30, 2010By CoachMusings By Mark 1 Comment

After witnessing a real life rap battle on the streets of New York last night I’m feeling extra gangsta.  Although I shouldn’t be because my initial reaction to seeing a group of “urban youths” was to immediately cross the street.  As I saw upon further inspection that it was in fact a battle rap I … Read More

Happy Hour/CD Mix Exchange #5

August 30, 2010By ChrisConcert Series No Comments

The first four nights have been quite a success so let’s keep this going. It’s a simple concept. Music lovers gather together trade homemade CD mixes, listen to acoustic music from cool upcoming artists, drink beer and eat great BBQ at Q in Port Chester. A big thank you to all of you that have … Read More

Meiko solo

August 30, 2010By ChrisMusic 4 Comments

I am a fan of Meiko. A big fan. It happened many years ago (2007) when I got a cd in the mail from her manager Mike Savage. I opened the mailer and of course the first thing you notice is that Meiko is quite striking and very cute. Never a bad thing. I put … Read More

Ben Folds and Nick Hornby

August 30, 2010By ChrisMusic 2 Comments

Singularly I have enjoy Nick Hornby and Ben Folds (solo and as the aptly named trio Ben Folds Five) so when I heard that they were collaborating on a new cd…well let’s just say my interest was piqued. If after watching this video you’re not piqued as well I feel like we should probably stop … Read More

Coach Falls In Love

August 30, 2010By CoachMusings By Mark 3 Comments

Last night I tagged along with Chris Bro to a place called the Living Room on Ludlow St. in New York City.   It was everything I love about New York.  I’ve said before that on any night you can walk into any given bar in the city and be blown away by a live … Read More