Posts Tagged ‘ latvian blues band ’

The Amazing Adventures of Permanent Lifestyle Change Girl: 2010 so far…

28th February 2010 | 4 Comments

Well, it seems like I have been so caught up in posting the “Riga Tales” that I have forgotten to mention everything else that has occurred in my world lately so I will give a brief summary now. The past few months have been pretty active. I had some money problems, a tax audit, achey [...]

Journey Home, Lessons Learned.

27th February 2010 | 6 Comments

Back at the Albert Hotel… I pack my clothes in my suitcase and sort through all my power converters, adapters and chargers. I stuff my boa and wings into the front panel of my suitcase and finally – after replaying the night’s show in my head – go to bed. I stop by the breakfast [...]

Last Show in Riga.

24th February 2010 | 6 Comments

I stay in bed until the last possible moment. Thank goodness the club is across the street from my hotel. I keep pushing the alarm time forward a half hour and finally – after hitting the snooze button several times on my cell – I drag my ass out of bed. My knees are aching [...]

First Gig at Bites Blues Club in Riga

18th February 2010 | 6 Comments

At the risk of sounding immodest and boastful: I slayed ‘em at Bites Blues Club on my first night. I gave them everything. I cried. I joked. I started the show by walking through the room singing the intro to “Something’s Got Ahold of Me” – a cappella.

First Gig in Riga – the Corporate Party -Ladies in White

18th February 2010 | 6 Comments

Zigis informs me that I will have a dressing room at the gig so I decide to carry my ensemble and change on site. I dress in jeans and drag it all downstairs to meet Zigis who is waiting at the Club for me to “make food” then depart for the gig which is a [...]

Back on-line: First day in Riga

12th February 2010 | 6 Comments

I wake up bright and energized at 9:30A.M., just in time to partake of the complimentary hotel breakfast buffet. The buffet was okay – nothing special but all I need. I have to meet Zigis at the club across the street to do some sightseeing. I am determined to see all that Medieval glory still [...]

Introducing: Bites Blues Club & The Latvian Blues Band

10th February 2010 | 0 Comments

Zigis, who I immediately adore, gives me a verbal tour as he drives the 15 minutes to the club. My hotel sits literally across the street, and it’s a narrow street. Close but yet so far…

Baltic Blues

11th January 2010 | 3 Comments

You’re thinking to yourself: Explain please… Okay, I got an email asking me in broken email English to come sing: Maybe You came to Riga and make 2 shows in february this year and play with Latvian Blues Band – !! We be happy see You in Riga !! If You like it – talks [...]