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One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest - Who's The Rebel?

Miloš Forman’s 1975 adaptation of Ken Kesey’s One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest is an extraordinary piece of cinema. It is one of three films ever to win all five major Academy Awards (Picture, Lead Actor, Lead Actress, Director, and Screenplay) and this is a legacy it very much deserves. 818 more words


Baba O'Riley: The Who; The Grateful Dead; Pearl Jam

Hello there! In this week’s blog we consider the song Baba O’Riley. This is a terrific hard-rock anthem by The Who. After discussing the original song, we will review covers from the Grateful Dead and by Pearl Jam. 3,499 more words

Rock And Roll

Ripple in Still Water

(Special guest blog post by Todd Bauer)

As I approached Soldier Field on July 5th, 2015 for the final Grateful Dead show of all time, (and my 33rd), I was a bundle of emotions.  2,477 more words

Ken Kesey

“Good writin’ ain’t necessarily good readin’.”
― Ken Kesey, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest


One Flew Over The Cuckoos Nest- Book Review

Most people know One Flew Over The Cuckoos Nest from the Jack Nicholson film, which I have not seen.  Until recently I didn’t realise there was a book, but I thought it would be a fun read. 475 more words