PHOTO CREDIT: COPYRIGHT Russell E. Murray / REMAGES (the Haikook). Taken at one of the January 2011 concerts in Madison Square Garden.
Many people have died at age sixty-nine. Today, sadly, it was Alan Rickman, an actor whose art, craft, and “snarlingly withering” voice I greatly enjoyed, now silenced, joining the ranks…
Twoku: Dreamy shuffle-play / hallucination engine / dream generator. The other night, all these dreamy tunes played one after the other in my car, as my iPod shuffled around selecting…
B.B. King (born Riley B. King) was one of the greatest singers, blues musicians and guitar players of all time. He has said his 1972 performance of “Downhearted” at Sing…
Twoku: Dissidents defer / diffidence in order to / make a difference.
Twoku: Sun, twigs and branches / making shadows, silhouettes / dancing on the tent.
Twoku: Hot, humid / Summer over but / lingering.
Twoku: Rain drumming / pauses in passing / under bridge.
Twoku: Life’s guitar / frets worn, expressing / chord, discord.
Twoku: Be the alternate / scale, minor key, misfit chord / the dissonant voice.
Twoku: Bud fallen / dies, living only / unopened.
Twoku: Shuffle play is like / Steve Jobs is in my iPod / picking all my tunes.