A Dame & A Doll in Brooklyn

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On a cold & rainy evening, not  long ago, I took the 20 minute trek into the depths of Bushwick to the Brass Bottle.  As I sauntered into the joint, with steamed windows, I witnessed the brilliance Jason Trachtenberg and his big band, The Pendulum Swings.  I was blown away.  I also knew, immediately, that he MUST play MizStefani’s House and there was a strong chance we’d get along!  We do, famously, and here he is.  Jason is a true original artist in every sense of the word.  A talent who utilizes unique phrasing, quick wit and writes fun songs, all adding to his charm!

Check out his stupendous rendition of “Lady in Red!”

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Jason was so much fun to host and he made me stretch my culinary muscle with a challenge of making something yummy without sugar!  We hope to have him on again real soon!  You can enjoy the whole episode below!

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