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Rock Island Line: Leadbelly, Lonnie Donegan, and John Lennon

Hello there!  In this week’s blog we consider the song Rock Island Line.  This is originally a folk-blues song that was later converted to a British folk-pop song.  2,896 more words

Rock And Roll

Photoshop: Creating Meaning Through Visual Manipulation

Glance at the photo above. What do you see? Kurt Cobain posing with a guitar? Or maybe at first glance you might mistake it for Cobain in the… 878 more words

Digital Humanities

Music to Spin By: Mothers Day

Not writing about Mothers’ Day again; I did that already somewhere else. Nope. Instead, here are a couple of my favorites. Even though I’m an adoptive mom, I celebrate. 42 more words

Handspinning

Black Snake Moan

On the way down to the creek where it flows across the flat rocks
You go under the big black walnuts
Passed Sugar’s grave
And the brush pile adorned with wild raspberries… 113 more words

Poetry

I Think I’m Ready Now

With a taste of your lips
I’m on a ride
You’re toxic I’m slipping under
With a taste of a poison paradise
I’m addicted to you…

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Dallas

10 canzoni con nomi femminili nel titolo per l'8 marzo

Eccomi sulla vostra home tra un ramoscello di mimosa photoshoppato e il mantra che l’8 marzo è tutti i giorni (verissimo, ma andrebbe detto credendoci di più e in modo più intimo). 626 more words

Kurt Cobain

Hump Day Vinyl

We had a vicious ice storm last night so I forwent my planned swim early this morning to remain safe and stay off the roads.  Of course, this also meant I got to sleep in a bit which wasn’t a bad thing either.  508 more words

Vinyl