The French Open: Men's Singles

Nightshift Sports: Embed from Getty Images Good, short, overview of what to expect at this year’s Men’s French Open, from the British newspaper The Independent (the U.K. still produces some seriously great newspapers). The Fine Print: Image embed courtesy of our friends at Getty Images, who have the photographic history of the 20th and 21st […]

Weekend Concert Series: Allman Brothers Band

The Hunt for New Music: This past week, we lost another rock giant: Gregg Allman, singer, guitar player, Hammond B-3 organ virtuoso, died at age 69, bringing to a close one of the legendary careers in rock music. As one of the founders of the Allman Brothers band–his brother, the great guitarist Duane Allman was […]

The French Open 2017: Warmups-Nadal At Monte Carlo

Nightshift Sports: Rafael Nadal and clay court tennis–they are synonymous. Nadal has won the French Open 9 times–a record–and is the sport’s current reigning wizard on clay court surfaces. Although his game doesn’t always translate well to grass or hard courts, on clay is the master and there is no reason to believe that he […]

The French Open 2017: Mens and Women's Draw

Nightshift Sports: Embed from Getty Images More data for the tennis enthusiast. The Sporting News published a very nice guide to the French Open, that includes not just TV scheduling but also an overview of the Men’s and Women’s draw. Lots of information, compact, and focused. The Fine Print: Image embed courtesy of our friends at […]