Mercurial Staff

Ozomatli at an outdoor performance.

Socio-Politico-Culturo-Salsa-Reggae-Hip-Hop Band Ozomatli Hits It Big with Kids Album

  Over the past 18 years, LA culture-mashers Ozomatli have sung about everything from immigration protests to Hurricane Katrina. But with their album Ozomatli presents OzoKidz (Hornblow/Megaforce/RED) the band has immersed themselves in a new world of storytelling, one with a very different list of priorities……. Read more »


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Opening for First of Two “Accessible Art Project” Exhibits at ESCAPE to the Arts This Saturday

  The Regional YMCA of Western Connecticut’s ESCAPE to the Arts will host an opening reception from 4 to 6pm this Saturday, February 16, for  a new exhibition, ‘Aesthetic Expressions’, featuring work by local artistsGary Stanford, Christa Forrest, and Randy Lagana. The show runs through… Read more »


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Kicking Daisies will be performing at Concerts for Hope and Healing.

Great Line Up at Ridgefield Playhouse’s Concerts for Hope and Healing

  Edie Brickell, Paul Shaffer, Bernie Williams, and O.A.R. are just some of the performers on deck for this weekend’s Concerts for Hope and Healing at the Ridgefield Playhouse in Ridgefield, Connecticut.  The benefit show will be held on Saturday and Sunday, January 19 and… Read more »


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UK Style Home Brew Competition

  Monroe, Connecticut’s homebrew supply store Maltose Express and Stamford’s Coalhouse Pizza have joined forces in creating a UK style home brew competition.  The deadline for entries is Saturday, February 16 (you’ve got one month, get brewing!) and all styles from the UK will be… Read more »


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