Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Jonathan Wilson - Isn't It a Pity

Yes, indeed it is a pity -- sometimes. George Harrison cover.

Jonathan Wilson - Valley of the Silver Moon

Crossing Border Festival, The Hague, Holland. Richard Metzger's review on Wilson's neglected genius. "He's got to be the best guitarist in America right now."

Poor Righteous Teachers (PRT) - Rock Dis Funky Joint

Good sounds from 1990.

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

New Normal: Listen to the crowd roar their approval . . .

. . . at this marriage proposal. What makes it special? The lucky couple are two women. They inveighled their way on to the stage of a Macklemore and Ryan Lewis concert.

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Patrick Stewart's widely posted answer on violence against women

I'd avoided this viral video because it's been framed in my facebook feed as something earnest and precious. But he really speaks truth about domestic violence, which he also links to war. I wholeheartedly embrace the entirety of his measured and thoughtful response.