Out Again

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After three days isolated with ‘flu (not pig) I was glad to divert on the way back from the doctor.


Days Out

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Old Radio New
The Foggy Dew John McCormack Acoustic
1.2.5 John Shiurba 5×5=A
Trailways Bus Paul Simon The Capeman
Pomp Dick Wetmore Dick Wetmore (thanks, Miles)
Eileen Alannah John McCormack Acoustic
Track 5 Masada Sextet Abrons Arts Center, NYC
EbakeshTaraqign Mahmoud Ahmed Ere Mela Mela
Nearer My God, to Thee John McCormack Acoustic

Direct download: circles.mp3



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Back to square one. My sense now is that this is an insoluble problem.


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for the donation from Germany.

Some Old Art Pepper

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Unreleased, 1964. Graphics by Laurie Pepper.


In Our Time

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American Literature 101



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don’t ask


Lunch and Pier

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Not To Be Missed

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Chicago is remarkably well informed about Mr. Prynne: this is “his first visit to the United States in forty years” and “one of his first public read­ings”. The second first will no doubt follow.

Morning Storm

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I’d like to thank the person in Italy who was the first and only one to probe the mysterious DONATE button (and did so) in more than a year.

Adios Hermanos Paul Simon The Capeman
Little Girl Blue Chet Baker Embraceable You
I’m Going Back to My Used to Be Bessie Smith The Complete Recordings, Vol. 1
AP Special Augustus Pablo Original Rockers
Ismael Drame Toumani Diabaté The Mandé Variations
How Can You Mend A Broken Heart Diana Krall Quiet Nights
What Is There To Say Chet Baker Embraceable You
House of Lords Earl Hines & Duke Ellington The Jazz Piano
The Death Of Mother Jones Gene Autry Protest! American Protest Songs 1928-1953

Direct download: egz.mp3


A Day At The Races

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Plumpton, Easter Sunday


Seaford, Evening

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I’ll Tell You A Story That’s Not Very Long (trad.)

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all coppers are bastards

Walking Back

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Lost Me Right There

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S. Clay Wilson update

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I’ve done it…. so those of you who also had fun thanks to him should go here and do a little easy pay-back.


Law In Order

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out and about in Lewes today


Back to Kent

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To save those of you not yet as bored as I am with the housing saga from asking, this morning a phone call from our putative landlord situated him suddenly in Chechnya, thus postponing any signing, keys, move until at least after next Monday. To break the monotony we took a long bus-ride to Tunbridge Wells.

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