dimland radio 7-8-17 show notes

A Correction Yes, again. I said that artist Chuck Close, after a paralyzing event, painted with his mouth. That is not the case. He has some use of his arms, so he straps a brush to his hand and paints that way. His paintings are now on the “pixelated” side when viewed up close, butContinue reading “dimland radio 7-8-17 show notes”

dimland radio 10-18-14 show notes

Why There Was No Show Last Saturday.  Monday October 13th was my 13th wedding anniversary and the Saturday just prior became a date night for Amy (my wife) and me. We took in a concert by one of our favorite bands Pixies. I talked about how good the show was and how impressed I wasContinue reading “dimland radio 10-18-14 show notes”

an early anniversary night out

Last night, as an early anniversary celebration (we’ll be married 13 years this Monday), my wife and I went to see the Pixies play the State Theatre in Minneapolis. It was an excellent show. Very loud! Paz Lenchantin, who replaced Kim Deal on bass and backing vocals, was great. Joey Santiago played masterfully, his soloContinue reading “an early anniversary night out”

concert memoirs pt. 26 – the jayhawks, frank black & cheap trick

The Jayhawks 7/9/95 First Avenue w/Paytee Ticket Price: Comp. Tickets It should be well noted here that this was not a date. Paytee and I were just friends. Paytee was a woman I had worked with in 1993-94. We were both laid off from that job and went our separate ways. It would have stayedContinue reading “concert memoirs pt. 26 – the jayhawks, frank black & cheap trick”