Posts Tagged ‘essay contest’

The Winning Felice Brothers Essay

Last week, the owner of a spare ticket to Friday's sold-out Felice Brothers concert at the Rock & Roll Hotel held an essay contest on Craigslist to determine a worthy recipient. The winner, as it turned out, is a local journalist and longtime friend of the City Paper. I swear there was no fix, it [...]

Craigslist Essay Contest Offers Last Chance for Ticket to Friday’s Sold-Out Felice Brothers Show

The Felice Brothers, a brawling quintet of whiskeybreath folk-rockers from upstate New York, are all about reckless energy on stage. But the band members also have a literary streak, said James Felice, the band’s hefty, hirsute keyboardist/accordionist, when I interviewed him last year. “Faulkner, Hemingway, McCarthy, Thomas Pyncheon, Russian literature… Just anything we can get [...]