City: Milwaukee, WI Distance travelled: 661 miles Total distance: 16,567 miles Theatre: Marcus Center Uihlein Hall I have visited Milwaukee a couple of times over the years but only for a day or an evening. It was great to spend a little longer there as it truly is a fun city to hang out in. It has a […]Read more "Blue Man Group Tour 2015 – Milwaukee, WI"
I recently had the pleasure of observing and assisting my compadre, Bobby Minelli spread the Pipeworks Brewing love at a Binny’s in Downers Grove. We were inundated with people, some of them had driven nearly 2 hours to be there. Every last drop of the beer we took got consumed and dozens of bottles were […]Read more "Pipeworks Tasting, Downers Grove, IL"
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 […]Read more "Fat Tuesday Hootenanny"
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 […]Read more "Go West (and South) Day 1"
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 […]Read more "I have funny friends!"
Prologue This is a story of how I drove from Chicago to the East Coast and back with a case of beer made by my friends, to share with my friends and tales of the ‘stuff what I saw’ along the way. It was clear that I had underestimated the size of the United States. […]Read more "‘Beer’ and Back Again – Prologue"