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Read a Letter From the 1960s Version of a One Direction Fan

They’re a group of young men who were brought together by television and went on to draw in legions of fans with their music.

Today’s audiences will recognize in that description the band One Direction, the members of which met on… 163 more words

A new Monkees song

Haven’t posted for ages – so need something light, poppy, and instant.

Shaun Keaveny’s just played this on his 6-Music breakfast show, and I’ve certainly not come across this 1969 song before



Name the song AND the artist from this lyric snippet “Hey Hey We’re the Monkees”.


This is as political a post as you will ever see on this blog

Election Day is about a month away.  Let the stupidity begin, and while you’re at it, vote for whoever you want to win the election.  No matter how silly. 78 more words


New American Farmers -- The Farmacology Sessions

The Farmacology Sessions
(The Iambic Summer)

we shuffle down this dry heatstroke road
seeking the cool white blocks of cinder
that might grant us passage to a place… 331 more words