Monthly Archives: May 2010
Fire, “Father’s Name Was Dad,” (1968; from Rhino’s 2001 Nuggets II comp)
Original Sins Trouser Press entry Brother JT official website
Timmy springs Barry Zito from the unicorn club. Timmy & Bus, Episode One. Courtesy tauntr.com.
Doug Sahm, “Houston Chicks” (Warner Bros., 1974)
5/26/83 I’m sleepy today. I don’t know if I can write anything without my head falling smack dab in the middle of this paper. Today I brought my teddy-bear, Benjamin. He is a quite big bear, but he’s lightweight. THE … Continue reading
Thomas and Richard Frost, “Got to Find the Light” (Uni, 1972)
This is an incredible slice of NYC life (specifically centered on Union Square). Seriously: Dig in. Thanks to Skater Bob, who is often featured here, for the tip.
Made at my first apartment, 411 Union Street in Brooklyn, for my former college roommate Collin: Side AAngel – SpectrumLast Night – LushRed Red Wine – Neil DiamondOn the Road Again – Bob DylanLate Too Late – SlipstreamAnother One Bites … Continue reading
In which the major-league mustache explosion continues unabated, shooting from 28 percent to 37 percent—remember, it was only 3 percent three years ago. In this idiom, the Cinderella story of 1976 is surely the Milwaukee Brewers, previously forbidden to get … Continue reading
The Stovall Sisters, “Rapture” (Reprise, 1971)