This Thursday 4/24, along with Casey Toll, Dale Baker & Whit Wright, I’m performing a unique piece of music, to a backdrop of Buster Keaton’s The General, at the Arts Center in Carrboro, NC. 

This Thursday 4/24, along with Casey Toll, Dale Baker & Whit Wright, I’m performing a unique piece of music, to a backdrop of Buster Keaton’s The General, at the Arts Center in Carrboro, NC. 

Here’s Bill Frisell talking about being reunited with his Gibson ES-175. It’s from a piece on Fretboard Journal, that you’ll find here

4/21/2014 Playlist

1. Is That Love? - Squeeze
2. Agatha Chan - Eels
3. Cheese and Onions - The Rutles
4. With A Girl Like You - The Rutles
5. Dance On - Bert Weedon
6. Postcard - Roddy Frame
7. I Like My Toys - Idle Race
8. Mouth On Me - I Am Kloot
9. No Time - Marshall Crenshaw
10. There She Goes Again - Marshall Crenshaw
11. Smoke And Mirrors - Agnes Obel
12. Canyons Of Your Mind - Bonzo Dog Doo-Da Band
13 Bloody Revolutions - Crass
14. In “D” - The Durutti Column
15. Naked - Neneh Cherry
16. The Body Of An American - The Pogues
17. The Cold-Blooded Murder Of Deputy Vilmos Kovac - Alexandre Desplat
18. Hotel Valentine - Cibo Matto
19. Madame George - Van Morrison
20 Scary Monsters - David Bowie
21. Some Of Us Belong To The Stars - John Barry (Michael Crawford)
22. The Ugly Things - Elvis Costello
23. Strange Flowers - James Grant
24. Cause We’ve Ended As Lovers - Jeff Beck
25. Tom Hughes Town - Hans Chew
26. Race With The Devil - Gun
27. Magneto And Titanium Man - Paul McCartney & Wings

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strandbooks:

Ridiculous vintage book cover for A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole. I have never seen a cover so mirror the message in the blurb. Well done.

strandbooks:

Ridiculous vintage book cover for A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole. I have never seen a cover so mirror the message in the blurb. Well done.

4/14/2014 - Playlist

1.  She Is Beyond Good and Evil - The Pop Group
2. Christian Science Reading Room - Mark Eitzel
3. Walt Disney Sitting In A Chaise… - The Ghost of The Sabre Toothed Tiger
4. Ghost Road - Ryuichi Sakamoto
5. Metal Guru - T Rex
6. A Taste of Honey - Acker Bilk
7. Lady D’Arbanville - Cat Stevens
8. Seven Tears - Josef Van Witten
9. Music In Dreamland - Be Bop Deluxe
10. Are You Alright, Jack? - Ivor Cutler
11. If You Want Me - Graham Coxon
12. The Loving - XTC
13. Sabbath Bloody Sabbath - Black Sabbath
14. Sunday - David Bowie
15. Master Hunter - Laura Marling
16. Britney Jean - The Ghost of The Sabre Toothed Tiger
17. Cut My Friends Down - Julian Cope
18. Brand New Start - John Mayall
19. Black Velvet - The Lilac Time
20. The Boom Boom Bap - Scritti Politti
21. Andalucia - John Cale
22. Slow Burn - David Bowie
23. Rock The Casbah (Bob Clearmountain mix) - The Clash

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4/7/2014 - Playlist

1. Good Morning Britain - Aztec Camera
2. Sleep - Imogen Heap
3. The Funeral - Bill Nelson
4. Rock ‘n’ Roll With Me - David Bowie
5. Payday - Jesse Winchester
6. Biloxi - Jesse Winchester
7. You Poor Deluded Fool - Edwyn Collins
8. Just Now - John Martyn 
9. Sham-A-Ling-Dong-Ding - Jesse Winchester
10. Bonnie Portmore - The Rails
11. Westward Bound - Mark Hollis
12. I Don’t Know You Anymore - James Grant 
13. The Florida Recount - John Parish
14. Flood: Adrift - Nick Pynn
15. Flood: Ark - Nick Pynn
16. Flood: Walking On Water - Nick Pynn
17. Flood: Closing Titles - Nick Pynn
18. Biba Nova - Roddy Frame
19. Loner - Black Sabbath
20. Arnold Layne - Pink Floyd
21. The Take Off And Landing Of Everything - Elbow
22. They Work Everyday - The Durutti Column
23.Come All Ye - Fairport Convention
24. Fly - Nick Drake
25. Everyday Robots - Damon Albarn

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This is something that I’m doing at the Arts Center in Carrboro next month on Thursday 24th April 2014. I’ll be performing with Dale Baker and Casey Toll (he of Mount Moriah) and Whit Wright (of American Aquarium). 

This is something that I’m doing at the Arts Center in Carrboro next month on Thursday 24th April 2014. I’ll be performing with Dale Baker and Casey Toll (he of Mount Moriah) and Whit Wright (of American Aquarium). 

carrboroguitarlessons:

I’ve posted something about Joe Gore before. He’s such an interesting musician and completely inspiring guitarist. Listen to his reading here of Richard & Linda Thompson’s “Walking On A Wire”. I find it so interesting. Enjoy! 

3/10/2014 ~ Playlist

1. Willie May’s Up At Bat - Chuck Prophet
2. Dig A Pony - The Beatles
3. King of Everything - Boy George
4. Strangest Friends - Neil Finn 
5. New York Morning - Elbow
6. Lucky Man - Idle Race
7. Spit Three Times - Neneh Cherry
8. Mercy I Cry City - The Incredible String Band
9. Evil Woman (stripped down mix) - ELO
10. What’s The Big Idea - Edwyn Collins
11. Golden Boy - The Nu-Sonics
12. Mercy - Hans Chew
13. The Take Off And Landing Of Everything - Elbow 
14. Everyday Robots - Damon Albarn
15. From A Yellow Room - Nick Pynn
16. Dizzy Heights - Neil Finn
17. Wealth - Talk Talk
18. Sister Shadow - Roddy Frame
19. Smokers Song - Imelda May
20. Stone Cold Sober - Del Amitri
21. Road Rage - Catatonia
22. Mood For A Day  - Yes 
23. Art For Art’s Sake - 10cc
24. A Simple Beautiful Truth - Wild Beasts 

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3/3/2014 - Playlist

1. Atlantis - The Shadows
2. Lazy Sunday - Small Faces
3. Jesus Was A Rochdale Girl - Elbow
4. I Wanna Be Yours - Arctic Monkeys
5. The Whole Summer Long - Nick Pynn
6. Two Of Us - The Beatles
7. Everyday Robots - Damon Albarn
8. Wave - Beck
9. Blackbird Chain - Beck
10. Bring Me Your Loves - St. Vincent
11. Riders In The Sky - The Shadows
12. Quicksand - David Bowie
13. Who Tore Your Trousers, James? - Ivor Cutler
14. Ever Fallen In Love? - Buzzcocks
15. London Calling (Live) - The Clash
16. Marley Purt Drive - Bee Gees
17. Weightlifting - Trashcan Sinatras
18. Tell Your Sister - Lloyd Cole
19. Theme From Sparta FC - The Fall
20. The Fife and All The Harmony of War - Henry Purcell (Taverner Consort, Choir & Players - Andrew Parrott)
21. Gigolo Aunt - Syd Barrett
22. Tinseltown In The Rain - The Blue Nile
23. Palace - Wild Beasts
24. The Devil - Nadine Shah
25. Psychopath - St. Vincent
26. The Scent of Roses - Nick Pynn
27. Bernadette - John Parish
28. Mulder & Scully - Catatonia
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