Memories of the Borscht Belt
Playing the Catskills in its heyday!
It was a burning hot/melt-your-face mid-July day in 1981 when the call came in. The lounge band at the Browns Hotel needed a replacement for their guitar player who was leaving for what reason I cannot remember (probably boredom).
Granted, I felt the gig was a little bit beneath me. In the past year, I’d played behind THE MAIN…