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Today was one of those early-rising days when by 3 in the afternoon your eyelids feel like they are made of lead. God bless the New Orleans brew. A great day though, complete with Geoff looking smashingly handsome in his... Continue »
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For one week only Apparently this vid is mega old, from 2004. I had never seen it before...and Pitchfork has it up like it's new sooo, what can you do? Pitchfork has these great videos of Chan Marshall singing 17 songs in the woods with her guitar. Can't you just feel that sun? I had the pleasure of seeing her a few years ago and briefly meeting her. She's total magic. All the images besides the video still are from David Black. A beautiful website of photographs. Continue »
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These pictures and video--all done by stunningly talented Nashville photographer and filmmaker Jace Freeman--should be enough to show why we have such burdened and heavy hearts for the people of Haiti. Notice the date on the chalkboard is the date of the earthquake. A Haitian boy attending a funeral shortly after the Earthquake. A young girl cares for a baby as others look on. Children standing on the rubble left from the earthquake. Haitian children LOVE Jace and his camera. They are fascinated. Moments of joy in the midst of destruction and sorrow. Sweet faces. How can you forget them?... Continue »
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That meeting I had with the mayor of San Francisco can now be seen online: Continue »
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good morning, good morning There's birdsong outside. It's been a long time since I heard it. The almost-fit of screen doors remind me of being small, learning not to slam them shut. Good morning, Texas. Continue »