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Words of Wisdom from Blues Legend Taj Mahal

I was about to board a ferry boat for a family vacation when my cell phone rang. I wasn’t expecting a call, but I answered. 451 more words

One Scotch One Bourbon, One Beer

Here are Donny Broussard and the Louisiana Stars….

Many visitors to this blog might be more familiar with a version that goes like this…

Ry Cooder did a wonderful take-off on the tune as part of his My Name is Buddy recording.. 7 more words


How can you keep on moving

I spent the morning packing and repacking duffel bags for Wildebeest who has moved to a faraway part of Colorado. He couldn’t take everything with him when he left so Zippy and I are heading his way to deliver the rest of his stuff. 455 more words

Eyewitness Jam

As we continue to search for historical context, hope, strength, and community, a shared civic anthem might be helpful. For now, at least, instead of an anthem, I submit this ballad, which has been ringing in my head all morning:


"Mambo Sinuendo" - Ry Cooder & Manuel Galbán

Mambo Sinuendo – Ry Cooder & Manuel Galbán
World Circuit/Nonesuch Records
Release Date: January 28, 2003
Formats: CD, Digital

¡Los Twangueros ride again!

Back in 1997, Ry Cooder hit the paydirt with… 875 more words

On June 7, 2005.

On June 7, 2005, “Nonesuch” label released “Chávez Ravine”, the twelfth Ry Cooder studio album. It was recorded 2004 – 2005, at “Village Recorders” and “Sound City Studios”, and was produced by Ry Cooder. 230 more words