Monthly Archives: September 2022


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Earthwise welcomes ‘Hardrainsgonna Fall ‘22’

Jack Tuttle Steve Poltz Mads Tolling et al Chase Elodia Claire Dickson Eytan Schillenger-Hyman Marley’s Ghostgroup Liberty

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New pole at Lytton Plaza

I’ve done more than a dozen concert events at Lytton Plaza, and pass by the plaza several times a week scouting street musicians and other happenings. So for Plastic Alto the blog construction at the Plaza resulting in the removal … Continue reading

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Only five Dartmouthians have appeared in the baseball World Series

According to the recent Dartmouth Alumni Magazine, only five Dartmouth alumni have played in the World Series. Red Rolfe Brad Ausmus Kyle Hendricks Mike Remlinger Jim Beattie  

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Hamachek takes early lead in candidates’ contest

Brian Hamachek has taken the early lead in the Earthwise Productions/ Plastic Alto contest for the seven Palo Altans vying for three open seats in November’s election. “I’m really not much of an artist, but here you go”, he wrote. … Continue reading

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Huge exit for Thiel Fellow/ dropout: Adobe buys. Figma for $20b; investors earn 80x in 3 years

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Six or seven more by Earthwise at Lytton Plaza before the weather turns

  Steve Poltz at Lytton Plaza on a Wednesday. One 9/28/22 Mads Tolling group the next night, same place. Someone who got a 4.5 star review in Downbeat and my contact info named Chase Elodia and friends, from NYC, will be playing after. Two. And … Continue reading

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Palo Alto welcomes home Cory Lerios performers known as Pablo Cruise

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Doria lauded for her ‘FWA’


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San Jose Mercury lauds Pablo Cruise as an all time great, in advance of their Palo Alto free show Saturday

Pablo Cruise doesn’t often get its due. Yet, spend some hours grooving on those cool pop-rock albums from the ’70s and early ’80s — especially the platinum-plus-selling “A Place in the Sun” and follow-up “Worlds Away” — and it should … Continue reading

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