City: Lancaster, PA Distance travelled: 100 miles Total distance: 12, 700 miles Theatre: American Music Theater Amish Country. I had heard about this part of the country and seen it on TV but I still had to look twice when I saw a horse and trap going along the main road. The Amish community are big part of […]Read more "Blue Man Group Tour 2015 – Lancaster, PA"
City: Trenton, NJ Distance travelled: 217 miles Total distance: 12, 600 miles Theatre: Sun National Bank Center It was just a one-night stop in Trenton, another arena. We didn’t have a hotel in this city but spent the day on the bus. Unfortunately there was not an awful lot in the way of places to eat or things to […]Read more "Blue Man Group Tour 2015 – Trenton, NJ"
City: Schenectady, NY Distance travelled: 179 miles Total distance: 12, 383 miles Theatre: Proctor’s Theater It was only a few hours from Providence to Schenectady so we got I didn’t bother sleeping but stayed awake and got of the bus went we arrived at the hotel. The downtown area when there the hotel was located was pretty cool […]Read more "Blue Man Group Tour 2015 – Schenectady, NY"
City: Providence, RI Distance travelled: 703 miles Total distance: 12, 204 miles Theatre: Providence Performing Arts Center Getting off the plane and onto the bus which took us to the hotel was a shock to the system. It was about 70 degrees colder than Florida and we got some snow while we were in town to boot! Our […]Read more "Blue Man Group Tour 2015 – Providence, RI"
City: Tallahassee, FL Distance travelled: 393 miles Total distance: 11, 501 miles Theatre: Donald Tucker Civic Center Arena This was our last stop in the warm weather of the Southern part of the United States. We made the most of being able to walk around without thermals on! We were staying a little ways out of the town […]Read more "Blue Man Group Tour 2015 – Tallahassee, FL"
City: Fort Myers, FL Distance travelled: 996 miles Total distance: 11, 108 miles Theatre: Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Center This was a week many of us were looking forward to. We would get to be in one place for a whole week with good weather! We were not disappointed although the weather was not quite as […]Read more "Blue Man Group Tour 2015 – Fort Myers, FL"
I have had the good fortune over the years to be able to play a Collings guitar on occasion. My good friend Phil Burchell has one and every now and then I would pick it when when I went round to see him. They are truly beautiful guitars to look at and to play. I […]Read more "Collins Factory – Austin, TX"
City: Austin, TX Distance travelled: 319 miles Total distance: 10,112 miles Theatre: Long Centre for Performing Arts I had a feeling that Austin would turn out like it did. Everything I had heard about the town being a fun place to hang out and the fact that a bunch of us knew people in town set things up […]Read more "Blue Man Group Tour 2015 – Austin, TX"
Just south of the city of Austin, tucked away on a side street is something that you don’t see every day. As you walk from the street into the back yard of Vince Hannemann’s property a strange structure comes into view. A structure which wouldn’t look out of place in a sic-fi movie or alien planet. Vince […]Read more "The Cathedral of Junk – Austin, TX"
City: Hidalgo, TX Distance travelled: 1789 miles Total distance: 9,793 miles Theatre: State Farm Arena We were not in Hidalgo for long but we had a great time. We stepped of the plane and walked outside to be greeted by beautiful balmy weather. A welcome contrast to the subzero temperatures of Waterbury. Our hotel was only a 2 […]Read more "Blue Man Group Tour 2015 – Hidalgo, TX"