Author: Spoon

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Happy 2017!

Like so many, I am so glad to see 2016 go. Here’s to a much better 2017. I am looking forward to performing, recording, reviewing, with some excellent guitars in the coming year. I spent New Years Eve talking out all of my guitars, because I know they can get bored, and spent some time with each, before putting them to bed with refreshed humidifiers. Happy New Year

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Letters from Daisy

My first Bushwick Book Club performance, with my new song Letters from Daisy Inspired by Tennessee Williams’ “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” (New upload with a fixed typo in the titles) The New York City chapter of The Bushwick Book Club is a monthly performance event hosted by actress/musician Susan Hwang, taking place at various venues. Artists are invited to write a song inspired by a particular work of literature, or poetry, dance, even stand-up comedy. But primarily it is about songwriting. The March 2016 installment featured the play “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof,” which won Tennessee Williams...

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2 Gigs coming up! – Rains but it pours

Your humble Spoon will be appearing with the Highland Shatners on St. Patrick’s Day Thursday, March 17 Freddy’s Bar 7:30 or there abouts. 627 5th Ave near 17th St. in Brooklyn. We will be playing unplugged acoustic in the main bar near the piano. The R train to Prospect Av (which is 15th St.) at 4th Ave. and Freddy’s is between 17th and 18th St. on 5th Ave. But the 5th Ave. bus from Park Slope is leisurely and drops you off right across the street. http://freddysbar.com/ So come get your Irish on with the Highland Shatners, even though we...

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Life in a Blender Plays Brooklyn

Live at Barbes Brooklyn Saturday,  Jan 23, 10 pm Life in a Blender – one of the best band to arise in New York City in the 1980s and still performing for a loyal fan base, is playing the intimate back room at Barbes in Park Slope, 9th Street at 6th Avenue. Check out this video I put together for their song “Easy Eggs” and you will start to see what I mean… I won’t be in town for this one either, but if you have never seen them, you owe it to yourself to make the journey. And if...

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Music and Dance Inspired by Vonnegut Novel

The Bushwick Book Club at CounterEvolution Thursday, January 21 I am out of town, but that does not mean you can’t find yourself at this fabulous event. CounterEvokution 37 W 17th St (second floor) New York, New York 10011 Phone     (718) 243-2399 Website  http://counterev.com Email      contact@counterev.com As per the lovely and talented Susan Wang.. Nothing brings in the new year like a new song inspired by a Kurt Vonnegut novel. 2016 is the year of GALAPAGOS. Come here, come hear, come see and come sea new songs and dance inspired by the book. No Cover – BYOB The...