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Folkadelphia Radio #232 on WXPN (4/22/2015)

Folkadelphia Radio #232 aired on WXPN on April 22nd, 2015 from 22-23:00 and featured an in-studio performance from The Ballroom Thieves, which can be heard… 121 more words

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Starless Starless #starless #darkness #rycooder #hendrixgullixson

Song Anything I Say Can and Will Be Used Against You by Ry Cooder from the album Tooth of Crime.

Illustration by Hendrix Gullixson.

Celebrity

General Lee surrendered today

One hundred fifty years ago. Thus this is the last major day of the Civil War Sesquicentennial. Which lefty TNR thinks should be celebrated every year from now on… 484 more words

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40 Years of Saturday Night Live! - Season Two, Episode Seven (Dick Cavett)

Host: Dick Cavett

Musical Guest: Ry Cooder

Cast: Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi, Jane Curtin, Garrett Morris, Laraine Newman, Gilda Radner – i.e. the “Not Ready For Primetime Players” 1,591 more words

Maracas, bongos and smooth Cuban beats...

…now can there ever be too much of these in one’s life?

Just typing the words ‘maracas’ and ‘bongos’ makes me feel happy.

And when I listen to the music of Rubén González and his band, it’s not just a question of happiness. 351 more words

Jazz

The Border (1982)

While this film failed to find an audience upon it’s release it’s a solid performance from an understated Jack Nicholson. No hamming it up for the camera as he plays it straight this time out in a film with quite a bit of talent associated with it. 566 more words

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