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On Time & Timing (or, "Wait--What Month Is This?")

Oh my. Has it really been over a month since my last blog post? Do I still have any actual… read more »

Kristos Round III: Two New Songs, a Full House, and a Broken Castanet

For those of you following along at home, just for the record: yes, this recent spate of shows is why… read more »

Zamani Flamenco at Qwest Field: A Somewhat Lengthy Account of Flamenco, Reduced Calorie Beverages, and the World's Most Pungent French Fries

So. For those of you who have fallen behind on your Zamani Flamenco Internet Stalking, here’s the latest: last night… read more »

Kristos Pics

Have I ever mentioned how "blue" Kristos Eastlake is? I’m sure I have. But you may not have believed me.… read more »

Kristos Eastlake: Round II

That’s right: even after Zanbaka’s inexplicable "lampshade incident" at the first Kristos show, the resident powers-that-be asked us back for… read more »

Kristos Eastlake

Yes, that’s right: Zamani Flamanco is back at it! … er, back at performing full-length flamenco shows, that is. We’ve… read more »

Shows & Pics

A quick check of my blogroll brings this alarming fact to my attention: it’s been like three weeks since my… read more »

Carpet Wars Part III: Berber Strikes Back

As we’re all painfully aware, while sequels can sometimes be good, "Parts III" are generally little short of outstandingly bad… read more »

Take That, Carpeted Stage! (Or: "Carpet: The Revenge")

Okay, I know that this post title probably doesn’t make much sense to most of you, but I promise that… read more »

Of Calendars and Cocktails

So I was checking in on some friends’ blogs recently … which reminded me that I’ve got a blog of… read more »

More Northside Grill!

Three shows at The Northside Grill and still no tainted produce thrown! Woohoo!

This could mean we’re doing something right –… read more »

The Northside Grill, A Juried Panel, 50 First Graders, A Bouncy Castle, and Spilled Juice (or) How Do We Get Ourselves Into These Situations, Anyway?

As I’ve mentioned elsewhere in these posts, the purpose of this blog is to give you, loyal reader, a firsthand… read more »

Smoke Farm: the Photographic Evidence

Here’s a short addendum to my last post for any of you skeptics out there who thought perhaps I was… read more »

The Northside Grill and Some Ponderings on Participation

The Northside Grill and Some Ponderings on Participation The latest installment in the Zamani Flamenco annals: we’ve finally found a… read more »

Zamani Flamenco at The Upstage in Port Townsend

Here’s a "fun fact" about Port Townsend: "Local legend has it that Port Townsend was once a dumping ground for… read more »

Wayward Flamencos

Zamani Flamenco made – of all the odd things – a brief appearance at The Wayward Coffee House’s open mic… read more »

Zamani Flamenco at World Rhythm Fest: We Came. We Saw. We Played a Rumba.

Okay, fine, our performance wasn’t quite as Caesarean as an anchovy salad (or an incisive childbirth), but it did, all… read more »

Frankenstein's Alegrías and the Wall-to-Wall Misery

Have you ever had one of those evenings where, when all was said and done and you finally connected beleaguered… read more »

PNA Winterfest: Rolling With the Punches

Yes, winter has – yet again – been fested. I guess we really like winter around here. Who knew?

Anyway, Winterfest… read more »