Brian & Stewie

Dan Showbiz

Today I went to a table read for a new “Family Guy” episode, which will likely air next year.  It’s a really funny episode called “Brian and Stewie”, and deviates from the usual formula, as it consists of just the two characters locked in a bank vault for the entire episode – no flashbacks or cutaways, or other characters.  So it was just Seth MacFarlane talking for 40 minutes.  Awesome!

Influence at Charlie O's

Dan Showbiz

Composer Ron Jones hired me to take photos of his new Jazz Orchestra, “Influence”, at their performance at Charlie O’s Jazz Club tonight.  The venue was really small, and I wish I had brought earplugs – it was lound!  But the music was boistrous and fun. Lots of great big-band standards, as well as a few new pieces. There were a few Frank Sinatra tunes played, sung by “Family Guy” creator Seth MacFarlane, who definitely has the voice for it. …