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Follow up to “1976 Video Unearthed”

First of all, apologies to anyone who is having difficulty easily seeing or responding to this blogsite. It got “upgraded” (yeah, right) to the latest WordPress version and, ever since, I can’t seem to do much with it either. The font size is humongous and I can’t find where to adjust it, the “Add Media” […]

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Orleans to play Opus 40, 8-30-14

OPUS 40 Saturday, August 30th, 2014 – 5 PM Woodstock/Saugerties NY After far too many years, Orleans will once again play the gorgeous setting of Opus 40, near our birthplace of Woodstock, NY. Below is the official press release: Orleans, the legendary rock band and perennial Woodstock favorites, has announced its return to Opus 40 […]

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Video from 1976 Unearthed!

A little while ago I got an email from Orleans fan, Mark Murphy (yes, you can email me directly from the OrleansOnline website Contact Us page). Mark basically said, “Hey … look what I found on YouTube!” Now, I was sure that I was aware of pretty much all there is of Orleans video footage […]

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The “New Normal”

I left Woodstock, NY, for home (Nashville) the day after the memorial event … Monday, September 17th … via Southwest out of Albany. Thank God for simple, reliable systems that work without much thought. Tuesday morning I hit the ground running on what I call a “re-entry day”. When I’ve been gone for 10 days, […]

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Moving on …

Well, OK … I have put this off as long as I can stand! Why is it so hard for me to sit my ass down and write? It’s not that I don’t know how. Maybe, on top of all the usual reasons one procrastinates, I’m avoiding feeling what I’d rather not. It’s not like […]

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Spring Fever is back!

I know, I know …  this is old news … since it seems like spring came early all over the world; especially here in the states. Here in Nashville, February felt like March; March felt like May and April … well, it kinda feels like April (and that’s a good thing) This is the time […]

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Oct 14 & 15 Gigs

Just a quick heads-up about this weekend’s upcoming shows. Friday, October 14th – 9 PM Orleans – full band Ogeechee Seafood Festival J.F. Gregory Park Richmond Hill, GA Just $5 gets you into the park for ALL the festivities. Looks like there’s a classic car show, a carnival and, of course, GREAT seafood to be […]

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Adventures with Felix!

Back from the show in Lexington, SC with Felix Cavaliere (of the Rascals). Talk about a GOOD TIME! Wally Steinhauser and all the folks at Wingard’s Nursery treated us like kings! BEAUTIFUL setting, absolutely gorgeous weather, great production gear and techs to run it … and the FOOD! After the show they insisted on treating […]

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Orleans with Felix Cavaliere this Friday !!!

Last Friday’s gig in Clearwater, FL was a success on all counts. It was great to welcome back John Hall to the stage for that particular show. We did a brand new song of his called I Told You So. Judging by the crowd’s reaction, the message got across loud and clear. You can see John’s […]

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Clearwater. FL this Friday … with John Hall !!!

Friday, September 30th Orleans with special guest, John Hall Friday BLAST! Concert Series Clearwater, FL FREE, outdoors, downtown Cleveland St. District (rain facility – Capitol Theater) Since co-founder, John Hall, is no longer serving as a US Congressman (as of last November) he and we have been keeping an eye out for opportunities to reunite as […]

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