Dublin and New Orleans

This world is crowded with beauty that is scattered across its surface in uneven proportions, from mountaintops to deserts, from coral reefs to savannahs to jungles dripping with color, light, and life. The most beautiful place to me is my home: New York City, and I’m drawn to cities all over the globe. Two of my favorites are Dublin and New Orleans.

Dublin
New Orleans

They both hug the shores of great rivers – the Mississippi and the Liffey.  

New Orleans

Dublin

 

They’re both bursting with history.

Dublin
New Orleans

They’re both good places to have a drink 

Dublin

 

New Orleans

or just sit and sketch.

Dublin
New Orleans

But the best things about both are their musical pulse and their friendly, fascinating people.

Dublin

 

New Orleans


Published by mikepowernyc

New album "Observations" available now. A veteran of NYC’s underground music scene, Mike Power played on the stages of such beloved lost venues as CBGB’s and Kenny’s Castaways, as well as stalwart surviving ones like Arlene’s Grocery and the Bitter End as singer/songwriter/bassist with Late Model Humans. In 2020, quarantining from the global pandemic he worked remotely with other artists to record a collection of new music called Observations, that infuses his punk roots with introspective acoustic pieces.

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