August 23, 2011
Robert Johnson’s “Dust My Broom” set to figure skating. Maybe the strangest thing I’ve ever seen. How and why was this ever a good idea?
June 22, 2011
Alan Lomax and his father John were the most comprehensive and respectful historians of blues and American roots music in the 20th century. A friend passed on a beautiful and rare documentary that shows some of Alan’s field work. Pretty amazing to watch.
June 15, 2011
Daptone’s Charles Bradley might set the screen en fuego first. Nasty good.
June 13, 2011
Saw young Quinn Sullivan sit in with Buddy Guy at the Hollywood Bowl last night. At twelve years old, he’s already a monster. If this doesn’t prove reincarnation is real (Stevie Ray? Jimmie?) not sure what does. Here’s a clip when he was, gulp, eleven.
Oh, and he can sing a little bit too.
April 20, 2011
Proving again that you can do basically whatever the eff you want when you are famous. Woah.
April 19, 2011
Zoom ahead to 4:50 or so and sit back and relax – the funkmaster gonna do the work for you.
April 5, 2011
Nothing smoother than that. See this great documentary about Bill if you can (below).
February 26, 2011
February 22, 2011
Not sure how the hell she does that but it’s awesome.