Notes in the Key of D

The way the hippies like to play it

Music Trips The Memory Wire

How it all comes back: lying on the persian rug in Will & Linda’s first home, the lights dim, the headphones on, and doors opening in walls I hadn’t recognized were there all along. Triona’s walking bass lines still make me grin like a big dope. A set of Irish Reels beginning with The Morning…

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Using My Eye Balls

Many years ago, back before I decided to get serious about woodworking, I made a pair of nightstands out of wood I found in the old sagyoba or “workshop”. I had very little idea about what I was doing, but by pure dumb luck, wound up with a couple of very useful bits of furniture…

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WGBH Music: Battlefield Band

Hadn’t heard these maniacs in a month of Sundays. Good to see they are still ripping it up:

WGBH Music: The Teetotallers

What a lineup & so beautifully captured:

The Bloomers

Was trying to remember “The Earl’s Chair” and found these young fuzzworts. Pretty cool:

Carolina Chocolate Drops

Man, I love this band in all its various configurations. Wish I could download their stuff in Japan, but youtube to the rescue: