Archive for the 'music' Category

Live jazz tonight

Saturday, August 28th, 2004

Jazz duo Rare Form, live on Whole Wheat Radio tonight.

Johnsmith Live

Saturday, August 14th, 2004

Absolutely wonderful live music on the intarwebnet, from a barn in front of a shack: is this a wonderful world, or what?

Buy that woman a violin

Sunday, April 18th, 2004

Tracy Grammer’s going to have to replace her violin. You can help.

Republicans don’t listen to lyrics

Sunday, February 29th, 2004

I’m only going to say this two hundred thousand more times: Born In The USA is not a patriotic song, and should never be used by Republicans for anything ever again.

Stunning harmony

Thursday, January 29th, 2004

When I first got Paul Kamm and Eleanore MacDonald‘s Fool’s Paradise CD, I couldn’t listen to it all the way through in one sitting. It’s so powerful, so beautiful, that it was just too much to take all at once. (How do music reviewers do this? I know how to grab someone, shove headphones on […]

Still hating the RIAA

Friday, October 3rd, 2003

Once you say goodbye to the RIAA and their music, never look back. Ever. It’ll just break your heart.

Next time

Wednesday, October 1st, 2003

Next time, I’m going to see them. Talkeetna, Nome, wherever.

How I wish it could be

Monday, September 1st, 2003

I can see how I wish the music business would work. What I can’t see is the slightest possibility that it, or book publishing, or software, or anything else, actually will work that way.

Radio the way it should be

Saturday, August 16th, 2003

My new favorite station: Whole Wheat Radio “from a 12×12 plywood shack in Talkeetna.”

Further Southdown

Wednesday, July 30th, 2003

Southdown gives birth to a Creative Commons baby.