Click this to listen to Beck’s “Broken Train” off Midnite Vultures while reading blog entry. I was waiting tables at a trendy Thai restaurant going full-bore on a Friday night when … Continue reading The Most Unreasonable Request I Ever Honored During My Trendy Waiter Days
Beck’s new album Morning Phase It’s gorgeous, stunningly beautiful arrangements, harking back to the melancholy shores of Sea Change. If Gilbert O’Sullivan and Boards of Canada had a baby, it … Continue reading Beck’s new album Morning Phase, streaming – check it
“I’m so out of ideas I’m painting soup cans and bananas, for Christ sakes!” Bill Hader as Andy Warhol in Men in Black III (2012)
Straight outta of Sochi! If you stop for a moment and think – this is real, these people are being beaten by cops and was that a whip? – these … Continue reading Pussy Riot – Putin Will Teach You How to Love
Look at this map. This is scary as shit. I had no idea I lived in a crater of death. Look at the huge number of wells with no … Continue reading A Big Fracking Mess!
No Mas presents cool video of Doc Ellis’s anecdote of the 1971 no-hitter he pitched against the San Diego Padres apparently scoobied on blotter acid. One of those characters, pitcher … Continue reading Doc Ellis and the LSD No-No
This is a 1971 Admiral solid state with some ghetto speakers spliced in. Fire extinguisher because rock ‘n’ roll is red hot.
Venom frontman Cronos banters with crowd at City Gardens in New Jersey. Freakin hilarious! BTW this recording circulated for years around NYC and is referenced in a Beastie Boys song … Continue reading Classic Rock ‘n’ Roll Hilarity: Venom frontman Cronos
I used to have a solid state KLH record player. The speakers and the turntable fit in a sky blue hard shell suitcase. You removed the top, unstrapped and plugged … Continue reading Lost Lounge: A Ten-Year Search for a Solid State Record Player
Oil, 12″ x 16″ I’m only doing landscapes this year. BTW I just farted turpentine. That’s not good. Here’s the painting with original photo.
Glorious, beautiful real-time animation of Earth’s wind patterns Realtime gorgeous animation of Earth’s wind currents.
~~~From the Album Songs in the Key of Z, Vol. 1: The Curious Universe of Outsider Music ~~~ and don’t miss Shooby Taylor doing “Stout-Hearted Men”. Good lord that’s nuts! … Continue reading Butchered Version of Elvis Presley’s Jailhouse Rock