I don’t celebrate July 4th. I want to, and hope I will be able to again someday…but not yet… I have this opinion, that if our founding fathers were walking the days, out and about, they would be appalled at what they see: simply put, the unnecessary suffering of so many, to benefit the simple greed of the few, a government run amok, a modern … Continue reading Your Musical Interlude…July 4th, Ani DiFranco, Blue Nile, British Petroleum, Barack Obama…
And now, a word from our sponsors… Dead Kennedys – California Uber Alles The hidden subtext? Obviously… See ya next week Thursday…going to San Francisco to wander some hills for a few days, hit some taquerias for good food and cheap beer… Have a nice day. Continue reading And now, a word from our sponsors…vacation version
And now, a word from our sponsors… Dr. John – Let the Good Times Roll The hidden subtext? Obviously… Not, a headliner…and Bon Jovi is? Have a nice day and enjoy the festival… -Drake Continue reading And now, a word from our sponsors…Jazz Fest version
And now, a word from our sponsors… Sleigh Bells – Treats The hidden subtext? Obviously… Well, hello again MSNBC, CNN, ABC, CBS, NBC and FoxNews! Welcome back, so glad you have a budget, no…please, tell us how we should feel…what we should think…how to behave…the proper response to misfortune…how gracious we should all be…yes, we have someone who will cry on camera…yes, we can show … Continue reading And now, a word from our sponsors…the mainstream media returns for the anniversary version…
And now, a word from our sponsors… Gave Up – Nine Inch Nails, featuring Marilyn Manson The hidden subtext? Obviously… “Throw it away…Throw it away…Throw it away…” Kinda seems what our national politicians are doing these days. The political process is threatening women, children, the environment, life…politicians out there are actually doing detective work on miscarriages to make sure they weren’t secret abortions? The poor and middle … Continue reading And now, a word from our sponsors…I’m having a “moment” version.
Simple… A cold trip up north, 19,000 people, violent hockey between the working class cities of Chicago and Milwaukee and the Dropkick Murphys playing after the game…including their new song, Take Em’ Down which they released early to honor the protests in Wisconsin… In support of workers’ rights…and remember, they only call it class war when we fight back. Enjoy: It may not be New … Continue reading What Makes a Great Friday Night?
And now, a word from our sponsors… Landmine Marathon – Shadows Fed to Tyrants The hidden subtext? Obviously… Would it be Feinberg’s plan to delay, delay, delay until the residents of the Gulf Coast are too worn out to fight back against Fed Gov/British Petroleum’s attempt to wash each others’ hands of this mess? It’s just a question… And yeah, good luck with that. Have a nice day. Continue reading And now, a word from our sponsors… BP/GCCF/Fed Irresponsibility Version
And now, a word from our sponsors… Arson Anthem – Kleptomania The hidden subtext? Obviously… It ain’t jazz, but it’s still New Orleans… Support Housecore Records. Have a nice day. PS…when mainstream music labels wither from the vine…the rest of the grapes’ll all be better off… Continue reading And now, a word from our sponsors…Support NOLA Music Version
And now a word from our sponsors… Jucifer – Fleur de Lis The hidden subtext? Obviously… A much overdue thanks to all the friends – old and new – who helped confirm a more New Orleans risky wisdom. Have a nice day. Continue reading And now, a word from our sponsors…NOLA Hangover Version
And now, a word from our sponsors: Down – Bury Me in Smoke (Live) The hidden subtext? Obviously: I’m heading down to New Orleans, spend some time with old friends and new, and a number of books. Much thanks to everyone who links to, and takes the time to read and comment on this blog…it’s all very appreciated, and I hope your weekend brings you … Continue reading And now, a word from our sponsors…Five Days Version