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Anthony Bourdain’s Medium Raw Challenge

After getting as close as it gets to winning the No Reservation FANatic Contest in 2008, it’d be silly to think that lightning can strike twice – right? Or can it? Along comes Anthony Bourdain’s Medium Raw Challenge: Essay Contest. … Continue reading

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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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“A Buffalo Love Story”, Part 1 of 2

Make sure you visit TrueBlueBuffalo.com for the full episode

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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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Anthony Bourdain and the “FAN-atic Special”

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Part Deux – The “Old Pink”:

After a lot of complaints that we left out the “Old Pink” We made a second Travel Channel video. Check it out!

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TRAVEL CHANNEL: No Reservations, Contest!

Fellow Travelers and Food Fanatics, Here is the video I wrote, hosted and did the music for – along with John Paget who shot, edited and co-directed – for the show “No Reservations”, hosted by Anthony Bourdain. The “pitch” here … Continue reading

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