Listening Theme 38 – Summer
Yesterday at 5:43am
I’m going on holiday tomorrow (yippee!!) and as I’ve no idea if I’ll get a chance to listen to any online music next week I thought I’d set this one and see what happens.
I simply want some suggestions for songs with ‘Summer’ or ‘Summertime’ in the title. There are [...]
Jerry Johnson via Kevin Olson:
good morning all…..gift of song
September 04, 2009
cracker performs i could be wrong i could be right at bluebird theatre in denver colorado on september 2 2009
Thursday, July 29, 2010
B is for Beach
Here are some great children’s books about the seashore:
Holm, Matthew, and Jennifer L. Holm. Babymouse: Beach Babe!Babymouse, 3. New York: Random House Children’s Books, 2006.
Babymouse is the cutest surfer girl on the shelf.
Wiesner, David. Flotsam. New York: Clarion Books, 2006.
David Wiesner’s [...]
SONGBOOK FRIENDS Thomas Raymond Hall and Acffh Morst shared a link.
Smokin’ 100’s Alone – The Bottle Rockets 2010-06-11 Madison WI – Kiki’s House Of Righteous Music
Saturday, July 24, 2010
Anne Tyler vs. Anita Shreve
Tyler, Anne. Noah’s Compass: A Novel. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009. Print.
Shreve, Anita. A Change in Altitude: A Novel. New York: Little, Brown and Co, 2009. Print.
Last week I read Anita Shreve’s latest novel, A Change in Altitude. It’s a [...]
Twenty years ago this week, the Grateful Dead were on FIRE. Unfortunately, we came to find out that part of the fuel was ol’Brentski burning and not fading away. But the music! AHH!
This was the show when I spoke to Brent briefly during Drumz. What a second set. Short on song numbers, but [...]
Saturday, July 17, 2010
Mennonite in a little black dress
Janzen, Rhoda. Mennonite
in a Little Black Dress: A Memoir of Going Home.
NewYork: Henry Holt and Co, 2009. Print.
The Mennonite Church is kind of interesting. Here are some things I knew before reading Mennonite in a Little Black Dress:
*Mennonites and the Amish are not [...]
Listening Theme 37 – Live Aid 25
To mark the 25th Anniversary of Live Aid (13th July 1985) I’m going to try to listen to an album by each performer at the London and Philadelphia
Live Aid concerts*
The only rule is the album must have been released BEFORE the bands Live Aid performance. For instance, U2 performed [...]
GAROD shares a Vic Chesnutt pick….
My favorite Vic Chesnutt cover. Back when Ed did much lower vocal…
Nostalgia- A Cosmonaut Orbits the Earth While the USSR Breaks Apart.
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with tags Camper Van Beethoven, Cosmonauts,
on July 16, 2010 by davidclowery
Track 6 from Cracker’s 1993 album Keronsene Hat. Here is the story in the song. A cosmonaut Ivan Ivanovich is orbiting the earth in the Mir space station. While [...]