David Bromberg

Reblog via John Eckman

Second full length from Bromberg. Love the version of Mr. Bojangles here maybe even more than Jerry Jeff Walker’s original. Also a great version of Tennessee Waltz.

With Andy Statman, Tom Sheehan, Ken Kosek. Jerry Garcia, Bill Kreutzmann and Keith Godchaux join on Sharon, plus Phil Lesh on Demon in Disguise.

My copy from a local thrift store $3 bin.


Designing Women

From the team at Readymag: An enlightenment project exploring the impact of women in design: Designing Women. Profiled designers include: Eileen Gray ,Varvara Stepanova, Söre Popitz, Elizabeth Friedlander, Ray Eames, Muriel Cooper, Jacqueline Casey, Barbara Stauffacher Solomon, Lora Lamm, Tomoko Miho, Lella Vignelli, Margaret Calvert, Rosmarie Tissi, Bea Feitler, Sheila de Bretteville, Katherine McCoy, April … Read more

Rock Album Cover Puzzles

Intersection of interests – puzzles and record covers. Good quality version (above), not so great quality version (below) Actually both were good fun as puzzles – it’s just that the second one seems like it was put together by ChatGPT in response to a badly formed query – check out: Ultimately still fun to put … Read more

I am not proud

Today I read a headline that said “The last rose before hometowns” and I not only understood each word in the sentence but knew which show they were talking about and what it means.

It’s Friday I’m In Love (For Nihilists)

As usual, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency Nails it: The Cure’s Friday I’m in Love For Nihilists I don’t care if Monday’s blue. God is dead. Or if Tuesday is utterly desaturated to the point where all choice is arbitrary, Wednesday too. Caroline Beach, at https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/the-cures-friday-im-in-love-for-nihilists