Cannonball Adderley

I was reading a memorial piece by David Remnick in the New Yorker on the passing of Michael Crawford 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

Merle Haggard

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I’ve been trying to get to a drawing of Merle Haggard since I heard of his passing early in the week. Too many distractions. I put on some of his tunes today and had good time. Here is my tip … Read More

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