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The Allman Brothers Band's final show - 5 years ago last night!

Five years ago today, the Allman Brothers Band played their final show at the Beacon Theatre. You can order a CD of the final show right here. FIVE F'IN YEARS?? (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I covered the…
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RIP Robert Hunter, one of the all-time great songwriters

Eyes of the World: An interview with Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter So very, very sad to hear that Robert Hunter has passed away. To honor the man, I present my 2015 (?) interview. An edited version ran on WSJ.com as part of a preview…
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Becky, er, Rebecca returns

The famed Rebecca Blumenstein byline returns with this great storyabout a migrant worker's struggle to keep her kid in Beijing. It is, if I don't ay so myself, a really good story. Make sure you check out the accompanying video and its sterling…

Easter Egg Hunt

Yeah, we did an Easter Egg hunt, hosted by our friends Nathan and Kristi. Surprise.. the kids loved it...

Cooking up a Cure (for Cancer)

Rodger "Ripper" Citron and family created The Jane and Carl Citron Chair in Colon Cancer to commemorate and celebrate the life of Rodg's mother Jane and her battle against cancer. They fund vital research in colon cancer treatments, prevention,…

More Yangshuo photos

It's like a different planet.

Yangshuo with the Kapp Singer Family

Diana Kapp and Dave singer and their intrepid kids Kapp, Elliot and Emma left this morning after a week-long visit. This makes them just our second friends to visit with kids. We had a great time, especially on a trip to Yangshuo in Southern…

57 pounds of poison

Oh my. Ben Kessler. baddest 7.5 y.o. hombre in Short Hills, 57 pounds of poisons. Lock up the little girls. Hide the boys.

More Woodie Alan video

"Come to the Edge".. Woodie Alan original... lyrics mostly written in car on I 75 outside Flint, Michigan.. with kids screaming back seat...Rearranged version of Bob Dylan's "You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go"

Golf? Golf.

My life has taken some imporbable turns in China. I play ice hockey. I front a popular band in Beijing. But this is right up there: I wrote a golf story for the Wall Street Journal.

Last column touches on Tibet.. watch out below…

If you haven’t seen it yet, my last column is here .I think I was pretty gentle about Tibet and backed into the subject, but the response from Chinese readers has been interesting, and very heated. I’ll put some letters up here, but to…