Monday, December 28, 2009

Monday Music Digest

15 items!

10 for 2010

2009 music R.I.P.s

A legacy of song

A musical trip that will never end

A new ookelele CD

15 musical resolutions for 2010

Norah Jones hits the big 3-0

Buffalo Springfield Again!

Blues and Chaos

The year in pop

Saluting women musicians in Oklahoma

Fine fiddling

Bill Tapia breaks his hip

Best music of the decade

Definin' the blues

Jazz up your New Year's Eve

And Dusk Tiger, the Killer Guitar

Sunday, December 27, 2009

No Music Digest Today

Back tomorrow-have been cutting over to a new more powerful computer!

Sunday, December 20, 2009

Facebook Reminder

Just a reminder-more music and assorted mayhem over at my Facebook page-recently added friends include New Orleans musicians Zigaboo Modeliste and Cyril Neville, 1960s singer Johnny Rivers, and even comedian Marty Allen!

Click on my badge to see the fun.

Sunday Music Digest

Music has seen better years


Sir Duke's Sacred Music

Government Mule sighted

2009's top jazz CDs

Reinventing AfroBeat

A jazz funeral in New Orleans-the 13-0 Saints finally lose a game!


Historic New Orleans jazz pictures

And my life at Second City

Sunday, December 6, 2009

Snowfall Tally Added

I have resumed the annual winter snowfall tally to the sidebar, just above my Facebook Badge. Snow Season officially runs from December 1 to May 1 here. The last 2 winters have been unbelievable-the 1007-2008 winter saw me get a total of 15 FEET of snow, and last winter I had 10 feet.

Sunday Music Digest

The songs of Senegal

Island Mele

Slack Keys on Mau'i

Every Good Boy Deserves Payment!

Jerry Lee Lewis sighting,0,2453737.story

The complete lyrics of Johnny Mercer

Wonderwall, 40 Years On

Rock music photography by Don Nix

Happy 50th, SCTV,0,4273586.column

And taking a look at tribute albums

Monday, November 30, 2009

Facebook Reminder

Click on my Facebook badge for my FB page, which has a lot of musicians and other assorted mixed nuts.

Newly added FB musical friends include It's a Beautiful Day's Linda LaFlamme, New Orleans blues singer Mem Shannon, and original Asleep at the Wheel vocalist Chris O'Connell!

Monday Music Digest

Charlie Hunter sighted,0,7022886.story

Another roundup of holiday music CDs

Live review: Gin Wigmore (great name)

The top 20 guitar riffs of all time

New subdudes music

St. Louis plays the blues

Camelot for kids

Sir Paul reveals how he revisits John and George

A blues master shares his gifts

And Let Freedom Ring

Wednesday, November 25, 2009


Forgot that this is on the post title for Uncle Tom Moffatt's weekly talk-story!

Wednesday Music Digest

Great food and African music at a new NYC restaurant

Using eBay to find...Klezmer music

The end of music?

Jazz for a good cause in Seattle

Bata Drum workshops in New York City

A new Elvis release

A Quebe Sisters sighting

Jake heads to Buckingham Palace

An Austin musician gets 31 years

And 20 indirect Beatles memories