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On Jake La Botz and the American sound in Paris

Opening acts are hard. In some ways they are set up to be dissatisfying—the audience is waiting for the main act to begin and are talking and drinking distractedly. 707 more words


Aterballetto apre la Stagione di Danza al Teatro Ristori di Verona

Il 2 dicembre alle 21 al Teatro Ristori di Verona (tel. 045-693.0001 www.teatroristori.org) Aterballetto apre la Stagione di Danza 2015-16.

Aterballetto è una delle principali Compagnie di danza italiane. 416 more words


An Album A Month: Bone Machine - Tom Waits

They say music should be fun
Like reading a story of love
But I wanna read a horror story

Dice Man – The Fall

When I decided to start with this little venture I knew that sooner or later I’d be writing about Bone Machine. 

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A newsletter, if you will.

So I write stuff, see. Of late it has been my best hope for these last dark months. It is a simple practice.

But I’m having a thought here, Barbossa. 102 more words

Creative Ways to Destash

It was a dark and cold Friday night. We were sitting on the couch, Philipp and I. He was reading Terry Pratchett’s Mort, while I was watching Suishomaru’s Let’s Play to  762 more words


Tom Waits Covers: Diana Krall Covers Temptation

Tom Waits’ Temptation is manic, sort of crazed and chaotic. It’s (for me) a special song. Krall takes this apart and puts it back together in a very controlled, smooth rendering (so smooth, it canbe hard to believe it wasn’t a jazz number to begin with).

Tom Waits Covers: Tori Amos Covers Time

The controversial post. I think most other people I talk to about Tom Waits music dislike this, as they don’t know what Tori Amos is doing with the song. 107 more words