Month: June 2010

A Little Bee Told Me… About Southern Manhattan music events

Wednesday, June 30 Beth Orton Presented by Battery Park City Authority 7pm Rockefeller Park, River Terrace & Warren Street. English singer/songwriter Beth Orton brilliantly combines the passionate beauty of acoustic folk with the electronic beats of trip-hop, creating a fresh, distinct fusion of roots and rhythm.  Her stunning debut Trailer Park was followed by Central …

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Welcome to NewBee Daddy!

Welcome to NewBee Daddy, a column about being a new dad in Manhattan. Technically I’m a “soon-to-be-dad”.  My wife and I are expecting our first child this Halloween (it’s a girl!), and we live in Manhattan on the Upper West Side. Collectively, we’ve lived in the city for almost 20 years. There are lots of …

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Gay Life – The Paulinator: California Gurls

“Greetings loved ones, let’s take a journey,” Snoop Dogg says as he introduces Katy Perry’s summer anthem California Gurls. Well, having spent the past several weeks on the west coast, I can certainly attest that California Gurls are indeed hot enough to melt your popsicle… I was fortunate enough to be hanging out in Los …

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