Tag Archives: Music

Life Hack: Telephone English

Life Hack: Telephone English Last week, I watched a movie about Temple Grandin who battles (and wins!) against autism. Its a wonderful movie and an inspiring story. Claire Danes plays the role of Temple. Watch it if you get a … Continue reading

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The Most Beautiful: My Life with Prince by Mayte Garcia

Just finished this book by Prince’s first wife Mayte. It was a quick read. I finished it in 2 days. Thoughtful, tender and bittersweet, Mayte writes about dance, music, God, Prince’s genius, their life together, her pregnancy, the exhilarating ups … Continue reading

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Dancin’ Joe

It took me a year, ┬ábut I finally got to meet him. Last year was the first time I went to the Kerrville Folk Festival. It’s an 18 day singer/songwriter festival where almost every Texas artist ( as well as … Continue reading

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Walter

I met Walter last weekend at the Kerrville Folk Festival. He kindly agreed to allow me to take his portrait, which I enhanced here, using Photoshop. It turns out, Walter builds sandcastles and is quite good at it. Take a … Continue reading

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The Midnight Special

Huddie Ledbetter, better known as Lead Belly, was an American Folk and Blues musician. Born in 1889 and died in 1949 at the age of 60, Lead Belly had a rough life, landing in prison in Sugar Land, Texas back … Continue reading

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Light Exhibit

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Hogan and Moss

Americana roots/Original country musicians Jon Hogan and Maria Moss. Taken with iPhone5 by the back porch light. Here’s a video taken at my favorite radio station KPFT. It gives a little info on their background and a sample of their … Continue reading

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