Concerts, Pop Culture, Popular Music

2011 Concert Season: The Monkees 45th Anniversary Tour

An Evening with The Monkees: The 45th Anniversary Tour at Stage AE Pittsburgh, PA - June 22, 2011 Hey hey, they're The Monkees and they came to my town this summer! The Monkees are celebrating their 45th anniversary this year by touring the United Kingdom and North America for the first time in ten years. … Continue reading 2011 Concert Season: The Monkees 45th Anniversary Tour

American History, My Writing, Pennsylvania History

Summer Sleuthing

Looking back, the last two months have been an exceptionally busy yet fruitful time for me as a freelance writer.  Besides my usual local government and school board meetings, I worked on more features than I have in the past.  I sometimes struggle with what I perceive as living a double life; it's stressful to… Continue reading Summer Sleuthing

Concerts, Popular Music

2011 Concert Season: Chicago

Chicago at Trib Total Media Amphitheater in Station Square Pittsburgh, PA - May 24, 2011 I have really slacked off on my concert posts! Here's hoping I can catch up and get back into the swing of things... Watching the dark clouds loom over Pittsburgh from my office windows, I was pretty nervous about the… Continue reading 2011 Concert Season: Chicago