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Page 27, of The Amazing Geriatric Hillbilly US World Tour

The Highline Ballroom is just about as New York as it gets, and getting to play there was a rush. The Highline, for you history buffs, is a 1930s attempt at a NYC elevated railway system connecting the Meatpacking district … Continue reading

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The Amazing Geria … you know what this is, page 26, New York, New York

This extremely busy day started with a take-out breakfast from the corner restaurant a half-block down from Debra and Jonathan’s home and offices on 11th Street. Then we dressed hastily and flew off in two taxis uptown to the National … Continue reading

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A Message From The Present Tense, Or Presently Tense, Or Something…

I really thought that once we got back from the tour there’d be a long space of just sitting around doing nothing, and I could tell the entire story of the tour before anything else happened. I was mistaken. We’ve … Continue reading

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The Amazing Geriatric Hillbilly US World Tour, page 25

Boston was another surprise, another indie rock place painted all black and with a bare green room, no amenities and with the bathrooms clear over on the other side of the facility. Don’t know what the rest did, but I … Continue reading

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The Amazing Geriatric Hillbilly US World Tour, page 23

Amazing evening. Not quite a full house, but full of laughter, enjoyment, and friends old and new. Amazing to get to spend time, if small, with high school chum Judy Marchbanks Findlay, now a celebrated Professor of Education who takes … Continue reading

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Page 22 of the Amazing Geriatric Hillbilly US World Tour

After Atlanta we’re off to Chapel HIll. And after the deluge of beautiful scenery (the drive from Chatanooga to Atlanta through the southern Appalachians is truly majestic) we now endure seemingly endless miles of tree-lined corridors with no clue as … Continue reading

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The Amazing Geriatric Hillbilly US World Tour, Page 21

After hours of relentlessly gorgeous drive-by scenery, we reach Atlanta in mid-afternoon, scope out the venue and head for the home of our host, Tedi’s long-time friend Audrey, where we spend a comfortable few hours before loading in. It’s another … Continue reading

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