December 14th, 2013
Listen to Nellie on A Prairie Home Companion.
This week on A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor, it’s a live broadcast from The Town Hall in New York City. With special guests, British rock ‘n’ roller Nick Lowe, actress Debra Monk, and satin-voiced singer Nellie McKay. Plus, the Royal Academy of Radio Actors, Sue Scott, Tim Russell, and Fred Newman, The Guy’s All-Star Shoe Band, and the latest News from Lake Wobegon.
June 23rd, 2013
By STEPHEN HOLDEN, New York Times
Published: June 13, 2013
“The best there is.” That was Michael Feinstein’s accurate description of the musical forces resurrecting the swing era at the Allen Room on Wednesday evening. The program, “Swinging With the Big Bands,” repeated on Thursday, was the season finale of his Jazz at Lincoln Center series exploring the intersection of jazz and popular song, With fresh creative input, the series has blossomed into a finely balanced fusion of entertainment, historical erudition and first-rate musicality.
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