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Music

These Music & TV Playlists Are Perfect for Friendsgiving

Food and wine are priorities No. 1 & 2, but don't forget about the other pulse of the party; music and media. Check out our tips and tricks to create the best Thanksgiving and Friendsgiving playlists...
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Vibrant food & nightlife at Alvin & Friends, New Rochelle...

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by gutreactions 1 year ago

It was a lovely late summer evening when we stopped into Alvin & Friends on Memorial Highway in downtown New Rochelle. The place was popping at around 8 p.m., and we took seats in the bar/lounge. T...

Playlists from your favorite restaurants

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

Reservation service Tock is promoting Spotify playlists from favorite restaurants to accompany take-out meals at home that you can order via the site. Linked is the one for San Francisco, other cit...

Soul Food Sunday @ Deja Blue | Seaside - Monterey Peninsula

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

Deja Blue is a new jazz and blues club, bar and restaurant in Seaside. It opened in February . . . then the Covid-19 pandemic hit. I dropped in last weekend. One of the owners told me they'd been a...

Tacos & Tapas, Fri 10/25, 6-9pm, El Pajaro CDC, Watsonville

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Tacos & Tapas will celebrate 40 years of El Pajaro CDC helping local entrepreneurs reach their small business dreams. It takes place from 6-9 p.m. at the Kitchen Incubator, 412 East Riverside Drive...

Help With Mexico City Trip

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by enofile 1 year ago

My wife and I will be in CDMX for a week at the beginning of October, staying in Condesa. We have booked Pujol, Contramar, Alba, Maximo Bistro, Masala y Maiz. We also have booked a market tour ...

Assyrian Food Festival, San Jose, CA

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by assyrianfestival 1 year ago

Come and join us for a celebration of Food, Culture, and Music on August 17th & 18th. See the web site below for more details.

Cambodian New Year in Oakland - 2019 Pix

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

On my way to a morning appointment on Saturday April 13, I passed by what looked like a street fair in progress at Garfield Elementary School (1640 22nd Ave @ Foothill). There were vendor tents alo...

The Farmers Guild Summer Soiree 7/28: Voices from the Field, Petaluma

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Date and Time Sun, July 28, 2019 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM PDT Location Five Springs Farm 4497 Adobe Road Petaluma, CA 94954 "Join us at beautiful Five Springs Farm for an afternoon of local fo...

Ashland Cherryland FamFest, Sat June 8

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

"Join us for a fun-packed community festival with exciting activities, cool music and delicious food that you just can’t miss. Come hang out with us and represent the communities of Ashland and Che...

St Michael's Celtic Festival, June 22, Santa Rosa

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

The annual St. Michael's Celtic Festival in Santa Rosa has been postponed until Saturday June 22, 12 to 8pm. My photos from last year's: https://www.chowhound.com/post/st-michaels-celtic-festi...

Smoke & Hops Festival, July 5-6 in Harmony (SLO County)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

"Bring the family and join us for one of America’s most delicious pastimes: BBQ! Live music, great food, 20 breweries, and a KCBS sanctioned BBQ Competition are on tap for the Fourth of July Weeke...

Hawaiian May Day Festival, May 11 & 12, Pleasanton

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

May 11 & 12, 2019 10am to 6pm Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton https://www.kumuhulaassociation.com/mayday

Scientists played music to aging cheese to change its taste

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

" . . . Hip-hop cheese appeared to be on top for most people, having a stronger and more fruity flavor, something regarded as favorable in the context. Of course, the taste test is subjective and n...

Getting La Scala tickets before online sale?

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by Docmarcia 2 years ago

We’re going to Milan in June 2019 specifically to see Verdi on June 18. Tickets go on sale online in April later than they go on sale in Milan. I want to be sure to get good seats. Is there an agen...

Topo Chico + Lime

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Fans of Topo Chico sparkling mineral water from Mexico . . . now it has its own song.

Feb 9, Mardi Gras Dinner & Dance, Sonoma

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Saturday, Feb 9, 6pm to 10pm $45 per person 6:00 PM Complimentary Champagne & BBQ Oyster Reception* Featuring the Lunny Family Drakes Bay Oysters & Appetizers by Aunt Momo’s 7:00 PM Fou...

Nov 30, Lagunitas Taproom, Party to Help Support Our Friends in North Eastern Calif

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

"Join us at our Petaluma TapRoom and tip back a few brews to support our friends to the North Eastern part of California. We throwing a little hootenanny starting at 4:20pm on Nov. 30th. Warm up...

B3, aka Back Bay Beats (Boston MA)

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by BostonBestEats 3 years ago

No, not Toscanini’s B3 ice cream, this is B3, aka Back Bay Beats, one of the best places in Boston to enjoy live music during dinner! After our first visit, I'm pretty sure we will become regula...

Ottolenghi Is the Title of New Song by Rapper Loyle Carner

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 2 years ago

"Blurring the line between dream and reality, it chronicles a journey Carner takes; on it, during a train ride, at the start of the second verse, he’s asked by a family ‘about the bible I was readi...

Geyserville Gun Club Bar & Lounge

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

Opened last week by Dino Bugica of Diavola Restaurant and offering crudos, bar bites, small plates, and classic cocktails. Can't wait to try it . . . who's been? Geyserville Gun Club 21025 ...