Cannonball Adderley

I was reading a memorial piece by David Remnick in the New Yorker on the passing of Michael Crawford http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/07/25/remembering-an-adored-cartoonist. Remnick wrote that when Crawford passed away at his home surrounded by friends and family Cannoball Adderley’s rendition of “Autumn … Read More

Guy Clark

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..wished I was in Austin… hmmm in the Chili Parlor Bar. I couldn’t let the passing of Guy Clark go unmarked. …dh

Michael S. Harper

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Today I was introduced to the poet Michael S. Harper by way of his obituary (1938 – 2016) in the New York Times. Then on to read other materials and watch him deliver some of his work on YouTube. He … Read More

Matty Matheson

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Matty Matheson has a few eating establishments in Toronto.  Parts & Labour on Queen Street is the one I’m familiar with having eaten there. He also has a TV show on the Vice Channel, called Dead Set On Life. In … Read More

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