Mean Girls Takes the Broadway Stage

The first time I heard that the hit 2004 movie “Mean Girls” would be turned into a musical, part of me thought it was going to be a flop. However, another part of me, specifically the 16-year-old me that...

Chris Smither’s Intriguing New Album

Folk, blues and classic. These are three words I’d use to describe American singer and songwriter Chris Smither. Those three words also describe the exact kind of vibe one will be getting from Smither’s...

Stephen Chopek’s Well Crafted Ballads

It's mid June and I’m sure we’re all looking for new music to get by those calm, chill summer vacation days. Songs that we can play when we just want to sit back, relax and enjoy the sun as we sway away in...

Jake Shimabukuro Gives Lively Performance

To me, a ukulele had always been the simple, easy to learn instrument my brother only picked up to be used as a party trick. I didn’t think there was much depth to it – which was a lack of judgment on my...