From Marcos Witt: Translation: “When my soul intches, I scratch it with music!”:
From brainpickings.org The Godmother of Rock & Roll: Sister Rosetta Tharpe Live in Manchester, 1964 “I’m singing, oh I’m singing in my soul, when the troubles roll, I sing from morn’ till night, it makes my burdens light…” Sister Rosetta Tharpe — reconstructionist, gospel music’s first superstar, the godmother of rock and roll, “the original […]
Today some new friends and I have the privilege to enjoy some wonderful music in not-just-another festival in Ghent, called OdeGand(ode to Ghent). We shall visit this afternoon and evening, but I have the program in front of me and will give you all a couple of samplers from what’s on. I will definitely go […]
Bob Burduwal mago (didgeridoo) played by Raymond Marpin: From Youtube: This mago was used at the recent “Meet the Stars” Didgeridoo Masterclass in Darwin, made by the best mago craftsman we know – Bob Burduwal. And played by one of the finest practitioners of the mago, Raymond Marpin Guyula. Here, Raymond starts with the Mimih song, listen to him and then […]
Three octaves of autumn were heard in the woods. The wind played the trees, like only he could. Rustling wet ferns provided the chorus. The deep humming of bees carried the base. Whole flocks of birds were singing duets, caressing the scales as if they were pets. Red, brown and yellow were straining their ears. […]
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A little something I wanted to share with you. Ohne dich – Without You! Mutter – Mother!
I have a good friend, who has a tapas bar back home and who is also a magnificent flamenco guitarist and singer. I thought of him just now and decided to look him up on Youtube, because he was going to make a CD he told me. He is not there, but one of his […]
Yes we listened to the sabbath We went tripping with the dead Whilst the politics of ecstasy Were whirling in our heads We were dust upon the wind We were drops of acid rain That dropped in strawberry fields And flowed down penny lane Diamonds glittered in the sky And major tom was lost in […]
I have witnessed enduring romance, timeless tenderness, eternal passion, and yes, even unceasing lust, in my life and times. I am especially honored by my recollections of one very special elderly couple. For several years, I worked in the home of a local elderly couple as a private nurse. I was often staying there over night. They asked me to spend my […]
Cute lil Baby ain’t he/she? Future DJ?
And I just can’t hide it! I’m about to loose control and I think I like it… I’m so happy to have my friends here with me on the site!