Tag Archive for 5 Questions

5 Questions: Constantine Maroulis

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Constantine first came to prominence as the beloved rock n’ roll underdog on American Idol. He then secured his place in pop culture as a Broadway superstar, best known for his TONY-nominated role in Rock Of Ages. Now, for his third act, he begins an invigorating…

5 Questions: Jake Gyllenhaal

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – In this inspiring biopic, Jake Gyllenhaal plays Jeff Bauman, a man who lost his legs in the Boston Marathon bombings.  The film follows Jeff’s amazing journey of recovery as he rebuilds his life. SD: What did you know about Jeff Bauman going into the film? JG:…

5 Questions: Brian Wilson

If you missed Brian Wilson’s Pet Sounds show at the Lynn Auditorium in April, here’s your second chance. 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – The former Beach Boy and one of the most innovative and influential creative forces in popular music is bringing one of the most iconic studio albums of all…

5 Questions: Sal “the Voice” Valentinetti

To purchase tickets to see Sal Valentinetti at the Lynn Auditorium September 16, visit www.lynnauditorium.com 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Sal Valentinetti is an Italian-American crooner know best for his flawless vocals, larger than life personality and his heart of gold. From a very young age Sal was influenced by his…

5 Questions: Dave Koz

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – A nine-time GRAMMY® nominee, Dave Koz has charted nine No. 1 albums on Billboard’s Current Contemporary Jazz Album chart, including 2015’s Collaborations: 25th Anniversary Collection (Concord Records), which features some of his most memorable creative partnerships – including duets with such artists as Stevie Nicks, Rod…

5 Questions: Carol Channing

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Broadway legend Carol Channing has been entertaining audiences for years. She was the original Dolly Levi and Lorelei Lee from Gentlemen Prefer Blondes.  Carol has won three Tony awards (including one for lifetime achievement) and an Oscar nomination for her role in 1967’s Thoroughly Modern Millie. …

5 Questions: Freddy Cole

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – While there are certain unmistakable similarities in timbre to his brother Nat, his voice is raspier, smokier, jazzier even. In truth, his phrasing is far closer to that of Frank Sinatra or Billie Holiday than that of his brother. His vocals – suave, elegant, formidable, sometimes…

5 Questions: Ann Wilson

To purchase tickets to see Ann Wilson perform at the Lynn Auditorium on August 13th, visit www.lynnauditorium.com 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – As a songwriter and lyricist, Ann has created a truly impressive body of work (“Crazy on You,” “Barracuda,” “Magic Man,” “Dog & Butterfly,” “Straight On”, “Even it Up,” “Mistral…

5 Questions: George Thorogood

7/26/17 George Thorogood is at the Lynn Auditoirum tonight 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – His “high-energy boogie-blues” sound become a staple of 1980s rock radio, with hits like his original songs “Bad to the Bone” and “I Drink Alone”. With his band, the Delaware Destroyers, he has released over 20 albums,…

5 Questions: Keith Hamilton Cobb

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Shakespeare, race, and America…not necessarily in that order, are explored as AUDELCO Award-winning American Moor takes the stage at the Boston Center for the Arts’ Plaza Theatre this summer for a four-week engagement. An 85-minute solo play, written and performed by Keith Hamilton Cobb, American Moor…