A second of your life...ruined for life.

Saturday, May 30, 2009

Not Enough Candles

...for a Nico tribute, but they did one anyway; in Ferrara, Italy, 05/10/09.
John Cale, Lisa Gerrard, Mark Lanegan, Peter Murphy, and more gang up to sing "All That Is My Own" (which makes about as much sense as the choral rendition of Eric Carmen's "All By Myself"...).

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Thursday, May 28, 2009

Rainy Day, Saints

How many times is it going to rain today, anyway?

Faust, "It's a Rainy Day" in MCR

I was in Giant Eagle this afternoon, and saw some cans of "Premium" (read: higher alcohol content)Foster's. That made me think of The Saints, Australia's finest:



An Apple A Day

...keeps the dentist away.

"Pieces I Never Did" by David Critchley, 1979


Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Happy Motoring!

Isadora Duncan, born May 27th, 1878.


Sunday, May 24, 2009

Born on 05/24 (with double consonants in their last names)

Harold Budd, 1936:

Archie Shepp, 1937:

This sounds JUST like Office Jazz!

Patti Labelle, 1944:

Mo Willems, 1968:

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Bob minus Artie/No Limit

Bob Dylan turns 68 today.

Bob Dylan, "Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window?"

Bob didn't say that. Come on now.

Caetano Veloso sings "Jokerman"

Reportedly, Mark E. Smith would make members of The Fall listen to Bob Dylan non-stop in the van, and then yell at them if they played something that sounded like Dylan...

Faust doing "A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall" (maybe)
More Dylan performance art:

Bob Dylan consorts with known Scientologist:

He's keeping up with the new generation and I think that's lovely!

A special request for Sophia from Sao Paolo: