Month: October 2012
Remembering Faruq Z. Bey
June 1 saw the passing of American jazz saxophonist, Faruq Z. Bey . He was best known for his time with Griot Galaxy, a free jazz band from the 1970’s and 80’s. In the mid 80’s, he was forced to leave the band after a bike accident that left him in a coma for some…
Song Of The Day – Spanish Train – Chris De Burgh
Back home and figured this was an appropriate segue to getting back into things. A classic song from a great story-teller. Chris De Burgh released this song a long, long time ago and now that I have experienced the Spanish train system firsthand……it is fitting. Spanish Train
Song Of The Day – Moses Dillard and the Tex Town Display – Tribute To Wes
Couldn’t leave without at least one tune. Be cool, be very cool, this song lays down an amazing groove. Heard it on Breaking Bad of all places. Best 2 minutes and 24 seconds you will have today, or this month, or year maybe.
Blogging will be veeeerrrrrryyyy slow over the next few weeks. On Vacation. May hit a post or two just to keep the rust off, but mostly, will be relaxing and catching up on some tunes.