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
Tags » Joni Mitchell
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
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
Paul Zervas, Kathryn Pepper and the ghosts of Laurel Canyon.
Their second long player.
Released July 2013.
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
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