In a way it’s a pity that Memorial Day makes such a convenient start to summer, isn’t it? It makes it seem like a happy holiday day, because of course the first long weekend of the summer is a time to go and do a whole bunch of fun summery things, and there’s no reason
In which there is a show at the winery (that we don’t get to see), there is much history of the winery (that we don’t get to hear), there is much food (some of which we get to see, but not eat). There is also traveling countertops and shopping and cleaning … and (surprise!) food.
In which there is a little background about the train, there is Aurora bootleg, there is background on the winery and its restoration (that bit is from Jason), and there is–no kidding!–food. A lot of food. Video by Michael Castro. Also there is a little CASTRO bootleg!
We should know something about the group CASTRO is joining on tour, right? Well, they are a folk rock group. Three of the six members are siblings (there’s a nice symmetry there!): Ian Hölljes, Eric Hölljes, and Brittany Hölljes, along with Elizabeth Hopkins, Mike McKee, and Grant Emerson. And their music is cool and really
WE'RE GOING ON TOUR WITH @DeltaRae THIS SUMMER! Tell your friends and come hang with us in your city!! pic.twitter.com/lHfZFSM6Ey — CASTRO The Band (@CastroTheBand) May 20, 2016 IT’S STARTING!! ETA: And the Facebook post includes dates (click see more): 6/16 – THE VOGUE THEATER – INDIANAPOLIS, IN 6/18 – BEACHLAND BALLROOM – CLEVELAND, OH
In which Hazel dances, there is weather, there are books, there are friends, and there is family. (Which sounds like a philosophical description of a really good life, doesn’t it?) Video by Jackie Castro. Also there is rehearsal for an hour-long show. But we do not, alas, get to see the hour-long show.
Hey @GavinDeGraw @andygrammer if u guys are looking for an opener @CastroTheBand is available! 😁 https://t.co/K1CO9UbJAn — MICHAEL (@MCastroMusic) May 16, 2016 This would be kewl. I WANT TO GO ON TOUR WITH @GavinDeGraw & @andygrammer!!!?? https://t.co/FH9eHX0Odj — Jason Castro (@jasoncastro) May 16, 2016 Hey, it’s worth a try!