Jane Birkin to Perform Symphonic Tribute to Serge Gainsbourg at Carnegie Hall

Actress, singer, songwriter and fashion icon Jane Birkin will perform Birkin/Gainsbourg: Le symphonique-her tribute to late husband Serge Gainsbourg-with a symphonic orchestra at Carnegie Hall on February 1. The concert marks Birkin’s first U.S. performance since 2011 and is part of an extensive international concert tour that has seen her playing to full houses in Montreal, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Paris and London, among many other cities.
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Wine Snobbery a Reflection of Ourselves

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“Only a numpty”

Funny how people make the news when something needs to be promoted.British celebrity chef Marco Pierre White made headlines recently by claiming that only a “numpty” would be buying English wine. This occurred – almost inevitably – at the same time as he was opening a new restaurant. [ . . . ] More at: Wine Snobbery a Reflection of Ourselves | Wine News & Features