Sunday, June 25, 2017
Substituting for The Who
A while ago, I was talking to a friend who was regaling me with stories of seeing The Who in New York on their first American tour. He to...
Sunday, April 2, 2017
(Probably Not) The Final Word on the Pronunciation of "GIF"
The pronunciation of the popular image file, "GIF," (an acronym standing for "Graphics Interchange Format") has be...
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Larry Coryell: Ruminations
Iridium Jazz Club 2/17/17 Larry Coryell, the pioneering jazz/fusion guitarist, passed away on Sunday. I'm assuming that anyon...
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Scott Sharrard with Connor Kennedy, Rockwood Music Hall, NYC 1/20/17
Scott Sharrard Last Friday, at Rockwood Music Hall in New York, guitar ace Scott Sharrard and a group of musical cohorts marked the occ...
Monday, January 9, 2017
Brand X at Iridium, NYC 1/3/17
Founding members John Goodsall and Percy Jones "Thanks for having us back... Especially after last time." Sometimes it...
Thursday, December 8, 2016
Greg Lake: An Epitaph
Greg Lake died yesterday after a long bout with cancer. He was 69 years old. I hate everything about that sentence. So dry and perfun...
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Ever Since the World Ended: Missing Mose Allison
“Mose Allison Trio” by Bruno Bollaert is licensed under CC BY 2.0 I've been in real funk for the past week (no real reaso...
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