Martha Reeves

This week I saw a Motown legend. I was invited to the opening of an exhibition at the Proud Gallery in Camden; Classic Motown: Invasion Begins.  I am lucky enough to have a Dad who got me into Motown music at a very young age and to this day it is my favourite music to […]

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Fat Tuesday Hootenanny

What do you do on Fat Tuesday if you have a bunch of talented friends that like food as much as they like music. Well you do what my friend Christine did and throw a kick ass dinner an jam night. I stepped off a plane from Nashville and went straight to Christine’s apartment from […]

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Go West (and South) Day 1

A friend in need is a friend indeed…and if you get a great road trip out of it as well, that is a bonus.   My friend Kristen Studard (K-Stud to her friends and anyone else she can persuade to call her that) told me some months ago that she was going to pack up […]

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Olympics!

The Olympics and the Paralympics were incredible!  Although the events are all finished now it will be a long time before anyone in London forgets about them.  Everything about the the games, in my opinion, was fantastic.  I could not get over how smoothly it all ran. I think there were a lot of people […]

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Tall Ships on the Thames

My family and some of our good friends recently had the pleasure of sailing on a tall ship down the River Thames in London. This is something that one is rarely ever able to do but as part of the Olympic Celebrations that have been taking place all over the capital and the entire country […]

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I have funny friends!

I have some really funny friends.  It is true.  And occasionally I get to seem them to great things. At Entertaining Julia at the Town Hall Pub in Chicago the other week my friends Danielle and Tiff Puterbaugh, otherwise known as the Puterbaugh Sisterz, hosted an awesome night of comedy and music. Top of bill […]

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Whale Watching in the Azores

Although this happened a couple of months ago now (I have been very lazy with my blogs lately, despite the fact that I have done some amazing things….I will rectify!) I still feel the need to share it. Seven days into an 11 day transatlantic crossing the ship I was on stopped in the Azores […]

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