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Live Review: Ben Folds

This review originally appeared on Reverb Street Press.

When you go to a gig and the musician plays only their older work, you feel nostalgic. When they play only new songs, you get annoyed. 772 more words


Song of the Day: Still Fighting It

You’ve gotta love Ben Folds’ song-writing (and piano playing) abilities. He’s written other songs that are certainly better musically (Narcolepsy, for one),  but… 95 more words


Childless pop: the lost voice of mothers and fathers

I recently watched a more or less lackluster documentary on Kate Bush which had the usual weirdly unconnected star-interviews, no interviews with the featured artist herself and probably a lot of footage from previous documentaries. 2,289 more words


Musical Parenting Philosophies

Man oh man, I wish I had not written about Cloud Cult’s You Were Born a couple of weeks ago. I’d be writing an entire post about what that song means to me, as a parent. 788 more words

Prairie photographer tests top secret Sony tech as part of exclusive club

For a self-taught photographer from rural Minnesota, Caroline Jensen is keeping some illustrious company.

The mother of four from Westbrook, in southwest Minnesota, is one of only 21 photographers selected in the country to join the exclusive Sony Artisans of Imagery program. 326 more words


Now Listening: The Luckiest by Ben Folds

“I know all the wrong turns, the stumbles and fallsBrought me here”

Somethings you lose, somethings you find again.

That’s what happened to me and this song.

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