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Women-Who-Rocktober: Grace Slick

There are a couple of facts about Grace Slick, each of which alone would put her place among the Women-Who-Rocktober beyond doubt; she played at Woodstock – the actual, 1969 Woodstock, not one of the nostalgia fueled ’90s cash-grabs; she is behind songs that continue to exert influence 40+ years after they were first 410 more words


WPC: Local

“A garden to walk in and immensity to dream in–what more could he ask?
A few flowers at his feet and above him the stars.” ― … 10 more words


Today In Music History: 10/14/16

The man that gave us “She Blinded Me With Science” Thomas Dolby is turning 58 today.  You may not know this, but he also played the keyboards for Foreigner on the song “Urgent.”Justin Hayward from the Moody Blues is 70 and Sir Cliff Richard is 76. 191 more words


16-10-02 WPC- Nostalgia_Hippie Edition

This week’s challenge is nostalgia.  In my experience, once you are past about age 8 the choices are limitless. I was photographing some third grade students the other day and one said to another: “Remember when we were little kids we used to…” 86 more words



Alle selezioni per la Scuola Paolo Grassi si sono presentati in 600. Per 15 posti. Piu’ degli iscritti a Matematica nelle due universita’ di Milano; piu’ degli iscritti a Fisica. 66 more words


Great Society

Here’s an obscure psychedelic classic by San Francisco’s Great Society. You used to hear this spooky take on Sally Go Round the Roses on the free form FM stations on occasion in the ancient daze when a DJ was hip to the band. 179 more words


HooplaThon Day 4: Starship Versus a Nap. Starship Wins!

Back on Day 1 of this adventure, I noted that one of the reasons I was launching this Starship enterprise was to battle back my recent instinct to take an early evening nap, from which I subsequently wake up at midnight and can’t get back to sleep. 635 more words