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Redwoods and Coastlines...The Main Course

Wednesday’s visit to see California’s redwoods and coastline turned out to be the appetizer.¬† Beautiful as it was, it couldn’t hold a candle to today’s visits to forests, coasts, and wine country. 727 more words

Random DJB Thoughts

With a Little Girl in My Arms

A lot has been on my mind lately, especially with the baby being on the way.

We found out last week that we are having a girl – our very own daughter. 1,101 more words


Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival - First Artists "Announced"

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival 2014

From its beginnings in 2001, it’s become one of the largest music festivals in the USA. 282 more words

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Real Life Rock Top 10 (01/09)

1. Fiery Furnaces, Remember (Thrill Jockey)
Present-day New Yorkers by way of Oak Park, Illinois, Eleanor Friedberger, who does almost all of the singing, and brother Matthew Friedberger, the guitarist-organist-pianist who writes most of the songs and composes the train-wreck arrangements, plus whoever is playing bass and drums with them at any given time, are the most unpre­dictable band in the country. 2,017 more words

Greil Marcus

Spam 3: The American Connection

Apparently, it’s been decided out there in Spamland that I no longer need to be bombarded with detoxification contacts: I am once again considered clean, which is nice to know, having been clean throughout (except for that day the water pressure was horribly low and I couldn’t get a shower before going to work). 233 more words