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155. Books Bought & Read, April 2017…

April 2017 saw me buy 24 books and read a nice round 10 of them: a slowing down on all fronts, but then I am… 754 more words

BOOKS

soundstreamsunday: "1983...(A Merman I Should Turn To Be)" by the Jimi Hendrix Experience

Jimi Hendrix’s mystery is something not quite capture-able as an iconographic or intellectual thing.  Even knowing some of the details of his background — from his emergence on the chitlin circuit to his being shepherded to London by Chas Chandler — doesn’t explain the lightning the man conjured.   403 more words

Progressive Rock

"1983...(A Merman I Should Turn To Be)" by the Jimi Hendrix Experience

Jimi Hendrix’s mystery is something not quite capture-able as an iconographic or intellectual thing.  Even knowing some of the details of his background — from his emergence on the chitlin circuit to his being shepherded to London by Chas Chandler — doesn’t explain the lightning the man conjured.   348 more words

Rock And Roll

Fill my eyes with that double vision

In this day and age, with downloadable music, iPods and such, it seems at least quaint, and at most obsolete, for me to discuss the concept of… 2,369 more words

Albums

Pig&Dan appear on Nemone's BBC 6 Music show

The Spanish duo “soundtrack their perfect evening in 3 tracks” as part of the show’s regular series.

Listen the full show here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b082qm3k

Pig&Dan

A Merman I Should Turn to Be.

The Jimi Hendrix Experience – 1983 (A Merman I Should Turn to Be) (1968)

No protest song in history covers what happened last night, but this gets close to how we feel right now.