Welcome to the Area Code 860 Open Mike web page for

TOWNE CRIER CAFE - Wednesday, December 15, 1999  

Hosted by  - Scott Sylvester


and here he is:

- with his pickupped backpacker


after he reads the lineup

we get to hear Scott chop the backaxe


this is what it looks like from up there

- just in case you don't remember; or are curious


OK! OK! Let's get on with the show

First up:

Patrick Dodge

Patrick looks good tonight - nice, smooth presentation; great voice 

and next, it's

Sal Casabianca


This is the first time we've captured this gentleman singer

- very confident and poised


Sal gives us great music

and we can feel his presence


Sal plays his bow

 GREAT JOB, SAL! 

Let's welcome

Bruce Chiriani






 

Nice, clean performance

Great going, Bruce!


Here comes

Bob Gotta



from our own Area Code 860

a mystery man

strong image - powerful lyric

!Let's here it one more time for Bob!


Finally we get a reasonable picture of this group


Blind Mice

great sounds


smooth voices

awesome


!WOW!

and now, much to our excitement, it's

K. J. Denhert



hooowee!!


K. J.'s on it tonight!

 

talk about powerful ...


and then K. J. asks Rhonda Shuster to join her

and join her she does!


YEOWW!

 

Look at this lady -

do you think she's intent?

 and then Rhonda does a set of her own

- no disappointment here -

Thanks, Rhonda


Next up comes the Duet


Laid down some cool stuff for us


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followed by

Stefana

nice going, Stefana


Then I get to play


Here's

Nat Kennedy

Mississippi John Hurt: My Creole Belle

and another John Hurt song: Spike Driver Blues

lots of fun here, folks!

Next up!

Robert Alan

from the Farmington River Valley contingent of Area Code 860

 this multi-talented individual is also quite funny

here he is

love that smile, Robert

 EXCELLENT!

and now - half of The Dixie Cups - it's

LAVINIA


Tells us of a recent experience



and then gets down to some serious playing

 

INCREDIBLE!


now it's Lavinia's husband

Rick Ross

always a great performance


Rick's CD reflects his talent

check it out!


and now here's a super feature

Michele Rubin


Michele gives us an excellent performance

sings great songs about life


you can feel her experience

I love to watch this performer perform



 

Super job, Michele, as usual!!


and finally, before I leave, let's welcome


Jen Shankman


 

Great job everybody!


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Email me, Nat Kennedy: vintagefolk@snet.net

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