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4-19-14 Travel Theme: Round (Circle Game)

 Yesterday a child came out to wonder
Caught a dragonfly inside a jar
Fearful when the sky was full of thunder
And tearful at the falling of a star… 180 more words

Photography

Songs that do it

Starting with the usual suspects

As I mentioned last time the new book Poems That Make Grown Men Cry does not include song lyrics as the authors, probably rightly, felt that the music that accompanies lyrics or libretti, add a dimension that can give even banal words an unfair advantage when it comes to pulling on the heart strings, think, for example, of the theme song from the film… 491 more words

Queensryche's Geoff Tate praises the "real musicians" of prog-rock

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, DEC. 19, 1991

When it comes to progressive rock bands from the ’70s, there’s no middle ground—people either love ’em or hate ’em. 866 more words

American Made

Zervas and Pepper - Lifebringer

Who?

Paul Zervas, Kathryn Pepper and the ghosts of Laurel Canyon.

What?

Their second long player.

When?

Released July 2013.

Why?

Picture this. It’s 1969 and at Mama Cass’ place, friends and hangers-on have gathered on a balmy LA evening for food, drink and song. 956 more words

Album Review

Stevie Nicks Never Needed Photoshop to be an Awesome Powerful Babe, Neither Does Lady Gaga

I saw this photo today, a ‘leaked’ pre-photoshopped image of Lady Gaga for Versace.

That’s a powerful bad-ass rocker chick right there.

Is this controversial?  430 more words

Feminism

Day 226: The String Section

Mostly Concerning Music

It’s funny how a song will come into your mind. Laurence used to play a lovely version of Arthur McBride and the Sergeant on the guitar.  1,164 more words