Category Archives: Press

Bourdain finds a ‘masterpiece’ in Buffalo

Some early press on the episode of No Reservations with Tony and I in Buffalo. Bourdain says of Nelson Starr: “Now that James Brown is dead, (Starr) is the hardest working man in show business.” In the 15-minute Buffalo segment, … Continue reading

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ARTVOICE: Reporting from Taste of Buffalo, sodden and sated

Watch the video and read the story! Smoke Gets in His Eyes by Nelson Starr (printed in ARTVOICE) “Welcome to the 26th annual Taste of Buffalo,” or so the line was supposed to read. If only the rain would let … Continue reading

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Tony Bourdain and Me …in Buffalo! Segment to air in July on Travel Channel

We’ll be organizing a premiere party… details to follow. JULY 27, set your DVR to record! This story was in the Buffalo News earlier today Bourdain’s Buffalo segment to air in July on Travel Channel By Alan Pergament NEWS TV … Continue reading

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Western New York is camera ready for Internet audiences [Buffalo News]

Huge article in Buffalo News on our show and website truebluebuffalo.com 03/08/09 10:13 AM TELEVISION’S POWER TO CAPTIVATE HAS BEEN RECLAIMED BY WESTERN NEW YORKERS IN HOME-GROWN SHOWS FOR INTERNET AND PUBLIC ACCESS CABLE AUDIENCES Western New York is camera … Continue reading

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All Access Pass in the Buffalo News: UPDATED!!!!

Local musician still wooing celebrity chef By Toni Ruberto NEWS STAFF Nelson Starr is used to having an all-access pass that allows him to go backstage at rock concerts. Now the Buffalo musician is offering others an all-access pass that … Continue reading

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Nelson Starr Premiers Local Food Show

Today this article appeared on http://www.buffalorising.com/ Nelson Starr Premiers Local Food Show Elena Cala Buscarino January 6, 2009 Local musician Nelson Starr made a video plea to the host of the Travel Channel’s “Anthony Bourdain – No Reservations” show last … Continue reading

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Brilliance for hire: Music pros

To make it as a musician in this town, you have to diversify your portfolio By Jeff Miers NEWS POP MUSIC CRITIC Updated: 05/27/07 10:04 AM The path to becoming a professional musician used to go like this: A young … Continue reading

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Extended: Buffalo News Interview

Here is the extended interview I had with Buffalo News Music Critic Jeff Miers. This was the basis for his article and profile about me. 1) Do you think that the lot of the independent musician has changed considerably in … Continue reading

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A Celestial Induction

A Celestial Induction October 18th, 2006 MATT MANERA – Arts & Life Editor A star will touch down gracefully this Thursday at the Buffalo Music Hall of Fame. Nelson Starr, a Philosophy graduate from UB, will be warmly inducted in … Continue reading

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Hall of Fame plays out at the national level

Hall of Fame plays out at the national level By ANNE NEVILLE News Staff Reporter 10/18/2006 The Buffalo Music Hall of Fame and Museum will induct 10 people and groups Thursday at a ceremony in Club Paradise, Blasdell. “I’m very … Continue reading

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