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Fragments

“All there is, is fragments, because a man, even the loneliest of the species, is divided among several persons, animals, worlds. To know a man more than slightly it would be necessary to gather him together from all those quarters, each last scrap of him, and this done after he is safely dead.” … 511 more words

Painting

Art of the Day: Richard Thompson

Richard Thompson
Red Barn, 2015
Watercolor on paper
2 1/4″ x 1 3/4″

Art Of The Day

The Incredible Legacy of Fairport Convention

Many great bands have created a cool new sound. But how many start an entirely new genre? Fairport Convention did just that in 1969, providing the essential template for all Celtic-rock to come. 89 more words

Music

What has the Exeter neurology course accomplished in the last decade?

The West of England Seminars in Advanced Neurology (WESAN) is a neurology course which holds annually in Exeter, the historic English city in the scenic county of… 1,515 more words

GENERAL

2000s(2)

B/C Oct 29 2016
Intro:LCD Soundsystem-Losing My Edge
1.Josh Rouse-1972
2.Pernice Brothers-The Ballad of Bjorn Borg
3.Mark Mulcahy-Cookie Jar
4.Devendra Banhart-I Feel Like a Child… 45 more words

Rock/folk: album review – Ashley Hutchings 'Twangin' 'n' a-Traddin' Revisited'

My review was originally published by Bright Young Folk here

Twangin’ ’n’ a-Traddin’ Revisited is a celebration of the music that first captured Ashley Hutchings’ imagination. 508 more words

Rock Music

Rock/folk: album review - Richard Thompson 'Acoustic Classics'

My review was originally published by Bright Young Folk here

Richard Thompson is rightly ranked as one of the world’s greatest guitarists and is also recognised as an outstanding songwriter. 346 more words

Rock Music