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5-24-2017 Radio Show

By Louis Magnifico

On tonight’s radio show, we read fan comments, talk about our upcoming competitions, talk about Char’s Pic of the Week and upcoming photo shoots, and much more!  We also let you in on some big news with out band, Vintage! Remember… subscribe free to our iTunes Podcast of our radio show and never miss... »

December 7, 2014

By Louis Magnifico

Each week, The Traveling Twosome chooses a picture from one of our journeys, junkets, shows, or competitions for the Pic of the Week! Leave your comments on our picture and join in the fun! This week’s pic is of Char outside a Vintage gig on the road in Covington, TN at Coffee in the Attic.... »

August 12, 2012

By Louis Magnifico

Each week, The Traveling Twosome chooses a picture from one of our journeys, junkets, shows, or competitions for the Pic of the Week! Leave your comments on our picture and join in the fun! This week’s pic is from our trip this past weekend to Lexington, TN.  We enjoyed some of the area lakes,... »

July 10, 2011

By Louis Magnifico

Each week, The Traveling Twosome chooses a picture from one of our journeys, junkets, shows, or competitions for the Pic of the Week!  Leave your comments on our picture and join in the fun! This week’s pic is from our recent trip to the Tennessee Safari Park in Alamo, TN.  Here, we are looking... »

July 3, 2011

By Louis Magnifico

Each week, The Traveling Twosome chooses a picture from one of our journeys, junkets, shows, or competitions for the Pic of the Week!  Leave your comments on our picture and join in the fun! This week’s pic is from our recent trip to the Tennessee Safari Park in Alamo, TN.  Here, I am holding... »

A Day in the Life of an Elvis Fan

By Louis Magnifico

“Before Elvis there was nothing.”  – John Lennon One of my earliest memories in life came on August 16, 1977.  I was three years old.  My bedroom walls were plastered with Elvis memorabilia. I was a music fanatic and I knew I would grow up to become a musician.  One of my favorite pastimes... »

May 8, 2011

By Louis Magnifico

Each week, The Traveling Twosome chooses a picture from one of our journeys, junkets, competitions, or good times at home for the Pic of the Week!  Leave your comments on our picture and join in the fun! This week’s pic is from our recent trip to see the flood damage from the rising Mississippi... »

2011 Shelby Farms Down to Earth Festival

By Char Magnifico

After a beautiful morning at church we decided to grab our picnic lunch and head on over to Shelby Farms for the 2011 Down to Earth Festival. The afternoon weather was perfect for such an occasion. We arrived, parked, and walked over to the tents where many activities were set up for all ages.... »

Memphis Farmers Market

By Char Magnifico

This past week Louis and I began our Saturday morning quite early. The weather was windy and brisk but that did not stop us from enjoying the Memphis Farmers Market’s first day of the season. Many folks flock from Memphis and the surrounding areas to take delight in the beauty, the freshness and the... »

April 3, 2011

By Louis Magnifico

Each week, The Traveling Twosome chooses a picture from one of our journeys, junkets, competitions, or good times at home for the Pic of the Week!  Leave your comments on our picture and join in the fun! This week’s pic is of Char standing at the site of the first telephone in Memphis, TN. »

December 5, 2010

By Louis Magnifico

Each week, The Traveling Twosome chooses a picture from one of our journeys, junkets, competitions, or good times at home for the Pic of the Week!  Leave your comments on our picture and join in the fun! This week’s pic is from a trip we took to Gatlinburg, TN and the Great Smoky Mountain... »

Cheap Trick at Memphis Botanic Garden – Live at the Garden Concert Series

By Louis Magnifico

Rock legends Cheap Trick closed the 10th year of the Live at the Garden concert series at Memphis Botanic Garden with an energetic and flawless performance.  The Traveling Twosome were there covering the event and photographing the outdoor show. Cheap Trick, arguably the greatest live act in rock history, has been touring almost constantly... »

May 23, 2010

By Louis Magnifico

Each week, The Traveling Twosome chooses a picture from one of our journeys, junkets, competitions, or good times at home for the Pic of the Week!  Leave your comments on our picture and join in the fun! This week’s pic is from one of the Twosome’s trips to Pigeon Forge, TN and to the... »

Oaklawn Garden – Azaleas and Artifacts of Germantown, TN

By Louis Magnifico

Nestled just behind the train tracks on Poplar Pike in Germantown, TN lies a local treasure that has become a favorite of photographers and lovers alike:  Oaklawn Garden.  Part museum and part botanical garden, Oaklawn is home to a beautiful field of azaleas, over 300 varieties of daffodils, a 1944 Norfolk & Western train... »

Apr 18, 2010

By Louis Magnifico

Each week, The Traveling Twosome chooses a picture from one of our journeys, junkets, competitions, or good times at home for the Pic of the Week!  Leave your comments on our picture and join in the fun! This week’s pic is from an upcoming post on our site about Oaklawn Garden – a unique,... »

Pointless Post Volume 2: Ice Storm + Hot Tub = Opportunity

By Louis Magnifico

Who says adults can’t have snow days, too?  When a minor ice storm shut us in this weekend, Char and I used our time wisely:  we relaxed and enjoyed each other. Outside… in our swimsuits. One thing interesting about hot tubs – when they are in operation, they contain hot water.  The water and... »

Rain – A Tribute to the Beatles – Live at The Orpheum in Memphis

By Louis Magnifico

Rain – A Tribute to The Beatles performed live at the Orpheum Theater in Memphis, TN on January 16 and 17, 2010.  Char and I went on a double date to the concert and absolutely loved the show.  Rather than simply performing a concert, Rain’s performance is more a multimedia presentation of The Beatles... »

Jan 3, 2010

By Louis Magnifico

Each week, The Traveling Twosome chooses a picture from one of our journeys, junkets, competitions, or good times at home for the Pic of the Week! Leave your comments on our picture and join in the fun! This week’s pic is from my meeting with Louis Black, son of Elvis Presley’s original bassist, Bill... »

Nov 22, 2009

By Louis Magnifico

Each week, The Traveling Twosome chooses a picture from one of our journeys, junkets, or good times at home for the Pic of the Week!  Leave your comments on our picture and join in the fun! This week’s pic is from the Summer Drive In in Memphis, TN.  I absolutely love drive in cinemas. ... »

Vanelli’s Deli – A Germantown Favorite

By Louis Magnifico

High quality, fresh cold cut subs can be hard to come by – especially for The Traveling Twosome.  Perhaps it is because we have such high expectations in Italian subs.  I grew up the youngest son of a Sicilian restaurant entrepreneur and Char grew up in New York City, one of the food capitals... »