Thursday, April 26, 2018

Time Out NY, July 2010
The Liberty Belle Spectacular: NYC’s 1920’s Revival Hits its Peak on Independence Day

Gelber and Manning TimeOut New York

What a treat: The four big event producers on NYC’s booming Jazz Age scene have joined forces for a July 4th extravaganza—not just booze and balloons, but the city’s finest mixologists, burlesque dancers and fireworks. Of course, a music fan’s concern about any such event is that it’s all pose and no substance, or worse...Read FULL Article

Talking Brodaway Gelber & Manning Review
Talkin’ Broadway, May 2008
cd-album-goes-publicNabbing a MAC Award nomination in the Duo category, Jesse Gelber and Kate Manning are a delicious and devilish pair for sure. Subtitled "Hot hits from the public domain," the CD is full of snappy, snazzy, smile-inducing numbers from the first part of the 20th century. The carefree, rambunctious entertainment starts immediately with the first track, "Hello! Ma Baby." Just plain...Read FULL Article

Time Out NY, July 2010
Flapper Culture in NYC
gelber-presssYou can still don modern threads and soak in a Jazz Age vibe at the Museum of the City of New York’s summer speakeasies, Wednesdays through August 18, where you can nurse drinks on the Fifth Avenue terrace while listening to live music. Piano-vocal duo Gelber & Manning play...Read FULL Article

Warwick Beacon, December 2009

Come to the Cabaret, Old Chum

press-smallIf you are looking for a name for the sort of revivalist performances of Jesse Gelber and Kate Manning will be putting on at tazza, the multi-function café and performance space in Providence tomorrow, Jesse’s term is as good as any. “I would call it ‘vintage fantasy’ and...Read FULL Article