Tag: music

November 10, 2018 Jeff No comments exist

Recently our friends were visiting us for the weekend. They mentioned their son Andrew Van Vlear won a guitar in a contest. Since I am a big fan of their son’s musicianship — he specializes in piano and guitar but also tends to enjoy including the “other” instruments, banjo and accordion (of course). Here’s the story about a…

June 11, 2018 Jeff No comments exist

This is a tribute video from youtube of some a series of great interviews by Anthony Bourdain in his series called Raw Craft, where he explores the lives of people who engage with their craft in the most direct way… RIP  watch the whole Raw Craft series here. 

May 31, 2018 Jeff No comments exist

I just found this video of a 19 yr. old Alexandr Misko who plays fingerstyle versions of songs you may know. This is so cool to see, especially how this video is art directed to look as if it’s at a random pub with no one paying any particular attention to him. 

May 25, 2018 doug No comments exist

Club De Belugas, Forward (2012) I first heard the German band Club Des Belugas, Hip Hip Chin Chin and was entranced. The band sounds like a throwback to 50s society club jazz or even 30s ratskellar music, but with tongue firmly in cheek and a foot in the future…which is now. They have a sense…

May 24, 2018 Jeff 1 comment

Lewbie Bluefish report from The Bob Aramdass Rock & Boogie Festival, in Yucca Sap, NV — Lewbie Bluefish Report Pop Obscure Records as featured in an article in LA Weekly http://www.laweekly.com/arts/a-record-store-for-bands-that-dont-exist-but-should-9487304

May 17, 2018 Jeff No comments exist

Where else can you hear this on any given day? …except on one of the greatest streaming radio stations out there, RadioParadise.com They offer plenty of interaction between listeners. With each listener given the opportunity to rate, comment, pass over, link to purchase or simply listen to such wide-ranging music. They also allow their listeners…

May 16, 2018 Jeff No comments exist

  Air Guitar World Championships – August 23-25, Finland, 2018 The above-linked documentary was inspirational not only for the way you get immersed into a sub-culture but it demonstrates the power of what a collection of people with a singular vision can accomplish. There is a beauty in acting upon what inspires you. Does it…