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The Red Hot Chilli Pipers – Best. Concert. Ever – Again!

These guys couldn’t give a bad show if you paid them. Saturday night was the long-awaited Red Hot Chilli Pipers concert at the Warner Theatre in Torrington. First, a moment of wistful silence for the absence of Malcolm McEwen who, … Continue reading

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They’re here!

Warner Theatre, Torrington CT, March 19 – Red Hot Chilli Pipers!  It took CPTV long enough to get ’em out, but they’re here, and they didn’t change the concert date on me this time.  I need to start working out … Continue reading

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CPTV, this is neither kind nor fair

I told you I can’t afford another pledge, not even to get hold of tickets to the Red Hot Chilli Pipers.  I told you.  But did you listen?  Nooooo.  No, you had to air BLAST LIVE  AGAIN tonight.  I made it … Continue reading

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Chilli Pipers Redux!

I hate pledge drives.  But that’s when CPTV puts the Red Hot Chilli Pipers on!  They’re not stupid – they had a huge response last summer, so they’re taking advantage of the addiction they helped foster.   That’s nefarious.  Sadly, this time … Continue reading

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Red Hot Chilli Pipers: Best. Concert. Ever.

I’ve seen some of my idols in concert. I’ve seen legends in concert. Billy Joel, Billy Joel with Elton John, James Taylor, Simon & Garfunkel. (KISS.) I loved the shows (except when the beer was dumped on me at BJ); … Continue reading

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Who was that kilted man?

OK, so I told of my joyous discovery of the Red Hot Chilli Pipers in the last post.  I can’t afford the music on iTunes or anything at the moment (having made an unexpected pledge to Connecticut Public Television for … Continue reading

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Mad genius on the bagpipes

This is wrong.  It’s just wrong, I tell you. No Reel 13 tonight, no Britcoms – pledge drives on PBS. I can’t normally sit through pledge breaks, so no matter what incredible shows they trot out for the drives I … Continue reading

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