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Blue Monk | Thursday 8/18 | 9pm-1130pm Terry Sullivan & I were both given brass and tested by the music Gods in the 5th grade. Terry was handed a tuba, I was given a trombone. My enormous eleven year old ego wanted no part of the trombone. I didn’t want to get my ass beat on the bus, cared too much what the other kids thought, and ended my music career after 7 long weeks. Terry, on the other hand, is wired completely different. His innate passion for music coupled with a smaller than average rock ego triumphed over his dislike…

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Considering last year’s success, Brewfest 2011 should be even more spectacular. Joseph Cozzo, CEO and president for the Buffalo Hearing and Speech Center, stated that 2010’s BrewFest sold out and boasted more brewers than ever before. Consequently, BrewFest 2011 has been expanded. In addition to its usual location on the first two floors of HSBC Arena Atrium and the surrounding Arena Plaza, this year’s event will also use space on parts of Perry Street. This will allow 5,000 people to attend the event as opposed to the previous limitation of 3,500 people. Furthermore, Mr. Cozzo commented to WIVB that brewers…

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Many Allentown frequenters know of the Old Pink on Allen Street, a local dive bar, and its memorable status within Buffalo nightlife. However, unlike most other bars, Old Pink earns as much attention for its steak sandwich as it does for its beverages and musical guests. While most people would assume a steakhouse would be the first-choice option for a steak lover, The Old Pink’s steak sandwich can prove this assumption wrong. Not only does the Old Pink steak sandwich have over 1,000 Facebook fans, its Facebook page is devoted solely to the sandwich and is unendorsed by the Old…

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