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November Playlist

Pretty heavy on the classic rock this time. Happy belated Thanksgiving: 1. Heroes And Villains – The Beach Boys 2. Just Another Whistle Stop – The Band 3. Caribbean Wind – Bob Dylan 4. The Cross – Prince 5. Space Age Mom – Damien Jurado 6. Apple Of My Eye – Badfinger 7. Everytime I […]

April Playlist

This one has it all: 1. Harmour Love – Syreeta with Stevie Wonder [Theme Song from Junebug] 2. Can’t Hardly Wait – Justin Townes Earle 3. To Live Is To Fly – Townes Van Zandt 4. It Never Rains In California – Albert Hammond [Sr.] 5. That Same Song – The Beach Boys 6. Make […]

Some Tuesday Morning Youtube Rock N Roll

1. We posted a Billy Preston clip a while back of his show-stopping performance of “That’s The Way God Planned It” at The Concert For Bangladesh (produced by Phil Spector!), but just in case you didn’t know this piano man could move: 2. My favorite Elton John record, Tumbleweed Connection, ends with the Gospel-tinged number […]

Life on Mars?

Few artists can capture the oppressive sense of futility that many people deal with on a daily basis. David Bowie, however, is no ordinary artist…during his career he has repackaged his image as frequently as Elton John and with more refinement than Madonna, but his message always trumps his image. Take ‘Life on Mars?’, for […]

Love and Heroes

Yesterday evening I received a phone call from my across-the-street neighbor. She wanted to give us some home-made rolls, fresh baked. Of course, I couldn’t resist. So, I put on shoes, grabbed Jack in my arms–wrapped in a blanket–and headed out. I didn’t even pause to consider our front porch stairs and the effects of […]

September Playlist

1. Human Wheels – John Mellencamp 2. Love Is Stronger Than Death – The The 3. Lost Coastlines – Okkervil River 4. So Begins Our Alabee – Of Montreal 5. He Doesn’t Know Why – Fleet Foxes 6. Amoreena – Elton John 7. Sweet Forgiveness – Bonnie Raitt 8. All This Time – Sting 9. […]