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Monday, April 2, 2012

March 2012 was seventh-busiest month ever at Hallandale Beach Blog, with individual page views at 19,167; Most-read day: March 27th - 925 page views; Sara Edwardsson

Christer Lindarw ("After Dark") performs "La Dolce Vita" and "Mamma Mia" from SVT's "Den Flygande Mattan."  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=boVS7_XETBA

March 2012 was another good month for us here at Hallandale Beach Blog.
In fact, it was our seventh-busiest month ever in five years.
(Earlier I said second but I misread it.) 
With some positive -and long overdue- changes soon appearing here that will offer readers even more original content and options to become even better-informed, I fully expect that those numbers will continue to grow.

Number of individual page views: 19,167.
Most-read day was March 27th with 925 individual page views.

The single most-read blog post for March 2012, with 385 individually-recorded page views, was actually my May 8, 2011 post about talented artist Christer Lindarw, a.k.a. "After Dark" and his appearance on a very clever and hip Children's TV show on SVT last Spring:
"Only in Sweden, my friends! Drag act 'After Dark,' Timoteij, et al perform on dynamic kids show 'Den Flygande Mattan'; Nothing like it in U.S.!"

Sara Edwardsson -press photo by Markus Granseth

Speaking of that popular blog post and Sara Edwardssonthe brilliant creator and host of Den Flygande Mattan, she recently wrote on her website that as of now, SVT doesn't have
plans for a sequel to The Flying Carpet show, but, "men man vet aldrig…"  
(You never know...)

The multi-talented Sara has been busy touring Sweden since last Fall performing with Amy Diamond and Nassim Al Fakir in concerts that largely feature skits and children's songs, some of which are found on Sara's new album that dropped in early March called, Kom, vi sjunger barnkammarboken!” 


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