Archive for August 25, 2010

Founded in 15 B.C. by the Romans at the confluence of the rivers Lech and Wertach, Augsburg, along with Trier and Kempten, is one of Germany’s three oldest cities. Particularly during the Renaissance, Rococo and Industrial eras, Augsburg played a leading role Europe-wide; today it is the third-largest city in the state of Bavaria. Famous sons of the city include the business magnate Jakob Fugger, the composer Leopold Mozart and the writer Bertolt Brecht.

Click here, to get more information about the City of Augsburg. Here you will also find the link to the tourist information of Augsburg.

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Don’t miss the return of Soul Trumpeter Lin Rountree to the famed Blues Alley in Washington DC, backed by one of the hottest bands on the east coast “PHAZE II” with special guest, International Soul Recording Artist Gloria Ry’ann fresh off tour with R&B Sensation Leela James. Two shows 8:00 and 10:00 pm.

Blues Alley is a special place. It has a very true, intimate “jazz club” ambiance, the best to experienced including the top clubs in New York. If you see the right artist and go with someone you enjoy, you will count it as one of the best musical experiences of your life. Do some research before, try to find an artist who you know will be good, and go. You won’t regret it.

Time September 5 · 8:00pm – 11:30pm

Location Blues Alley

1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW

Washington, DC