Lucinda Williams, “This Land is Your Land”

July 4, 2015

Igor Stravinsky’s “illegal”arrangement of “The Star-Spangled Banner”

July 4, 2015

Spirited Away finally on Blu-ray.

July 2, 2015

While Disney has issued several Studio Ghibli / Hayao Miyazaki features on Blu-ray over the past few years, until now the missing masterpiece has been 2001’s Spirited Away — a film which should be as revered and beloved as any …

Screening room: Duct Tape Messiah

June 29, 2015

The Times, They are a-Changin

June 27, 2015

On being called “racist” in the newspaper

June 26, 2015

In his letter to the editor the professor makes good points about how The South, if it ever was, is not extant. And should never rise again. Not even in my romantic heart. Because I never picked any cotton (though …

Gillespie Dancing: How Gillespie Got His Name charms

June 24, 2015

Gillespie Dancing: How Gillespie Got His Name by Tina Streeter with illustrations by Daphne Williams ($5.99 on Kindle and Nook Book, $10.60 paperback on By Karen Martin for blood, dirt & angels Gillespie Dancing: How Gillespie Got His Name …

The Making Of Jason Isbell’s “24 Frames”

June 24, 2015

Lucero, “Went Looking For Warren Zevon’s Los Angeles”

June 18, 2015

Amman Abbasi’s Loudmouth

June 15, 2015

Amman Abbasi’s is a talented young filmmaker and musician. Think about helping him out.