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Summer on the shoreline means live music at more than a handful of venues. We've gathered our favorites for 2015.

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A renowned recording studio in the woods in Chester? Really? Yup. Dirt Floor is the brainchild of uber-talented, multi-instrumentalist, singer/songwriter Eric Michael Lichter.....

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Summer on the shoreline means live music at more than a handful of venues. We've gathered our favorites for 2015.....
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My sister, Billie, and I were obsessed with Melanie. We knew all the words to Brand New Key and Lay Down (Candles in the Rain). We liked her version of Ruby Tuesday better than Mick’s. And we loved her look.......
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It’s not often that one finds oneself on the red carpet OR on the dance floor with Mick Jagger. In my case, it’s exactly once in a lifetime.....
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A renowned recording studio in the woods in Chester? Really? Yup. Dirt Floor is the brainchild of uber-talented, multi-instrumentalist, singer/songwriter Eric Michael Lichter.....
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There's outdoor live music every night of the week on the Shoreline! ....
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Everybody is raving about I'm Connecticut, the hilarious new comedy written by a writer for the Simpsons.....
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I could write an entire list about all the festivals on the Shoreline this summer (good idea!), but one I’m particularly excited about is the brand new Mystic Blues Festival.....
GardeArts
The first time I saw Hair, I was eleven years old and I remember exactly what I wore: brown wide wale corduroy bellbottoms, a silky blouse with a floppy collar and a long brown knit vest, tied rakishly at the waist. It was a decent stab at hippy garb. ....
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Get tickets! Coney Island Winter by Garland Jeffreys is stuck in my head. See him at The Kate on 1/11/13.....
Hygenic
When was the last time you saw a movie for $5? 1999? Now you can, every Wednesday through September 19th at Summer Flickers at the Hygienic Art Park. ....
Chamard
As Chamard readies itself for the opening of its new Bistro, they've been keeping the chef busy with a fresh-from-the-farm menu to accompany their singer-songwriter series. ....
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Is there anything better than a summer concert and a picnic supper? Here's a list of outdoor music on the Shoreline. ....
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CT River Museum presents Music at the Dock every Thursday evening beginning July 12th. Enjoy the river view, cocktails and local musicians, 5:30 - 7:30 pm.....
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While it was a close race between The Kate, Goodspeed and Ivoryton Playhouse, The Kate won by a few votes. ....
TheKate
While it was a close race between The Kate, Goodspeed and Ivoryton Playhouse, The Kate won by a few votes. Considering the lack of density in population along the Shoreline, we're lucky to have so many venues for live performances....
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The Lyman Allyn’s new exhibit takes you behind the scenes of six Broadway blockbusters and presents the evolution of each production. ....
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A group of 73 – 89 year-olds belting out rock classics like I Wanna Be Sedated by The Ramones and Fix You by Coldplay? Get tickets today for this rare appearance of Young at Heart!....
RingofFire
I have fond memories of my mother dragging us off to summer musicals on rainy days in old barns and Victorian theaters. Nostalgia is one reason I like to get tickets for The Ivoryton Playhouse, but the real motive is I always like what I see.....
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Food Fight, a film by L.A. transplant, Chris Taylor, chronicles (with humor and irreverence) the history of food in the 20th century.....
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Forget for a moment that you live on the Shoreline and grab dinner at the bar at River Tavern, then head to the Norma Terris for an evening of excellent dancing, fresh music and an unlikely storyline.....
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Old ladies like me can be groupies, too. At the gym, I’m rocking out to Barefoot Truth. In the car, I’m singing along to Barefoot Truth. I know this is not normal behavior for a woman of a certain age, but who cares? I can’t wait to share my ....
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If you missed the Tony Award winning revival of Hair on Broadway, get tickets for the short run at the Shubert in New Haven. ....
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If you missed the Tony Award winning revival of Hair on Broadway, get tickets for the short run at the Shubert in New Haven. We loved it so much, we're going again! ....
RadioGirl
The current show, Radio Girl, is a happy diversion from end-of-summer doldrums.....
Buddy
Here's what I say: get tickets today and plant yourself for a couple of hours of rock and roll history. ....

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