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My Top Ten Desert Island Discs

I hate this proposal: if you were deserted on an island, what ten discs would you bring? It’s such a stupid question, so stupid, for it is unlikely that you are even going to have electricity. 315 more words


SFJAZZ Celebrates Return Of Venerable Festival

By Dave Pehling

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — SFJAZZ celebrated the return of one of the nation’s longest-running jazz festivals this week as the 35th Annual San Francisco Jazz Festival kicked off Tuesday night. 600 more words


High School Memories...

This video was a part of the final for my Spanish 2 class. It was made during my sophomore year of high school way back in 1999. 234 more words

Casino Royale (1967)

Two things happened in my late 60s childhood. My mother won Herb Alpert’s Greatest Hits in a radio call-in competition and The Champions aired on TV. 777 more words


Taiwan In Rock

I’ve been getting a book devoted to the Deep Purple In Rock album back into print for the publishers. There is plenty about the cover art in there but tidying the files away I thought this curious Taiwanese version of the familiar cover was worth a mention here. 284 more words

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