Daily Archives: March 4, 2019

Absence

What fit of absence led me to pack a change of clothes for this afternoon and to forget to bring a jacket to wear that would keep me warm in the face of winter’s chills, not least when I am … Continue reading

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Book Review: Cover Me

Cover Me:  The Stories Behind The Greatest Cover Songs Of All Time, by Ray Padgett As someone who is generally fond of cover songs, this is a book I happily waited for from the library for it to arrive.  Although … Continue reading

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Book Review: You Don’t Know Me But You Don’t Like Me

You Don’t Know Me But You Don’t Like Me:  Phish, Insane Clown Posse, And My Misadventures With Two Of Music’s Most Maligned Tribes, by Nathan Rabin I would have liked this book more if it would have been less suffused … Continue reading

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Book Review: Weird Al: The Book

Weird Al:  The Book, by Nathan Rabin with Al Yankovic I have long been a fan of Weird Al [1]–who could not be a fan of an iconoclastic, nerdy, accordian playing person who has successfully mashed up polka, pop, rock, … Continue reading

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