The Cutting Room

The Glorious Corner: Elton John’s Farewell Tour, Radio Host Don Imus Moving On, Rockers Honey West at NYC’s Famed Cutting Room and More

  G.H. Harding  HONEY WEST LANDS AT CUTTING ROOM — It’s virtually impossible to break a new rock ‘n roll band these days. Classic rock radio is in extremely short supply; even here in NYC, Q104.3, our sole classic radio station, plays only the classic hits … from the classic bands. The Dobbie Brothers, Genesis, […]

The Glorious Corner: Mark Bego’s “Eat Like A Rock Star” Hits #3 On Amazon’s Best Selling Cookbook List, Marcus Goldhaber’s “Song For Peace”, Mike Greenly’s Huff Post, Micky Dolenz on Radio’s Jonesy Jukebox and More!

  G.H. Harding  BEGO HITS THREE — As Mark Bego’s Eat Like A Rock Star hits #3 on the Amazon best Selling cookbook list, some inner-gremlins prevented our party photos from running Monday. Here they are again, featuring: The Rascal’s Gene Cornish, Debbie Davis and Mary Wilson; Cory Daye from The Savannah Band; and, Imaginary Friends’ Beth Wernick, […]

The Glorious Corner: Renegade Theatre at New York’s Famed The Cutting Room, Classic Rock’s John Fogerty Signs Exclusive Deal With BMG, Mark Bego’s “Eat Like A Rock Star” Book and More!

    G.H. Harding  RENEGADE THEATRE AT THE CUTTING ROOM —Monday night at The Cutting Room in NYC was a staged reading of Renee Taylor and Joseph Bologna’s Lovers and Other Strangers, with, Warren Bub, Maureen Van Zandt, Janet Alexander, Joanna Bonaro and Bianca Monica, among others. We lost Bologna earlier this year (he of […]

The Glorious Corner: Eric Clapton, Micky Dolenz, Tara Tremendous, ELO and More!

  G.H. Harding    CLAPTON SIDELINED — Under doctor’s advisement, Eric Clapton has pulled the plug on his two Los Angeles shows this weekend. Clapton was scheduled to play both Saturday and Sunday night at The Forum in what he has called the end (“I swear this is it, no more”). The dates are being […]

Hungarian Artist Havasi Conquers NYC’s Famed The Cutting Room

This past week saw Hungarian-artist Havasi giving a special media review at Steve Walter’s The Cutting Room in NYC on 32nd street. His first ever U. S. concert is later this month at Carnegie Hall (10-26). Solo at a piano, after an enthusiastic intro by his U.S. media-spokesperson Dang for the Philadelphia Eagles- Havasi bounded onstage […]

Frank Shiner Day In Wilkes-Barre At The Fine Arts Fiesta

New York-based vocalist, Frank Shiner, who has become the second of two artists to land consecutive Top 5 AC records so far this year, was celebrated with ‘Frank Shiner Day’ Friday, in his hometown of Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, with a proclamation presented to him on stage by Mayor Thomas Leighton.  He later performed that night at […]

Frank Shiner Debuts At The Cutting Room in New York City

SHINER  DEBUTS — Vocalist Frank Shiner’s  debut last week at The Cutting Room was such a success that an encore is being immediately planned for early-summer.    Inside Chappaqua  said in their review of the show that it appreciated “Frank’s repertoire of some of the best songs from the 70’s and 80’s; including Leonard Cohen’s ‘I’m Your Man’ and Van Morrison’s ‘Brand New […]

MADAME MAYHEM: Music, Mayhem…And A Guy Named Mark!

Madame Mayhem performs to an enthusiastic crowd at the Cutting Room during her White Noise debut CD launch party last Saturday (photo by Anne Raso). I was recently introduced to no-holds-barred-belter Madame Mayhem by her publicist, the legendary Liz Derringer, and was invited to her recent debut album launch party at midtown Manhattan’s Cutting Room […]

The Wrecking Crew: I Simply Had To Go Get “Wrecked” A Second Time!

By Anne M. Raso Denny Tedesco, son of legendary “Wrecking Crew” axeman Tommy Tedesco, has been holding screenings of his wonderful documentary for two or three years now in the hopes of raising the money to cover the soundtrack for this film that features dozens of the greatest 60s hits (and classic “non-hits”). The tab […]