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Geographies of Memory – Episode 20, October 1, 2014: Kansas City

kansas city. a place that before this weekend I only had a bit of interest in going to. but when my buddies proposed that we go there for football, beer, and bbq, I jumped at the chance. 134 more words

Music

Serious Jibber-Jabber with Conan O'Brien: Jack White

While roaming around Youtube, I found this very cool Conan O’Brien interview with Jack White of The White Stripes. I always find it interesting to hear the perspectives and stories of musicians. 26 more words

Music

Diamond Geezers

I’ve probably already mentioned that I’m not a great fan of the pop music video as a ‘thing’.  All too often they are just irritating, usually when they come with around 200 cuts in one three and a half minute song, or when the band members are acting out (often badly) some dubious nonsense which has no bearing on the accompanying recording.   138 more words

Fall Is Here

“Fall is here, hear the yell
Back to school, ring the bell
I can tell that we are gonna be friends”
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The White Stripes… 458 more words

Dessert

Jack White: Unruly and Unapologetic (sort of)

Guitar virtuoso. Blues enthusiast. Rock and roll icon. Raw sound. True, jamming man. And as of late, the guy throwing punches around the music world. Guess who? 605 more words

Indie

Desert island discs

Several years ago I decided to make the effort to select my own desert island discs. It proved to be more difficult than I had imagined but what I ended up with was a list of eight songs that pretty well defined who I was. 170 more words