Tag Archives: #musicMonday
Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds Today, a flashback to my youth — the Beatles! This song is a companion piece to a blog I’ll be putting up tomorrow evening. What’s the connection with kaleidoscope eyes? Come back tomorrow to find out!
Now for something completely different . . . My Alien Contact for Idiots series speculates about what sort of culture North American natives would have built if they weren’t overrun by Europeans. The books focus on the Kwakiutl tribe of Vancouver Island, whom I’m most familiar with. Today, a Kwakiutl song. The Kwakiutl Toogwid Song, […]
Today’s post of heavenly music features the Faroe Islands Philharmonic Orchestra. Do you have any idea how astonishingly impressive that is? The Faroe Islands are one of the most remote, sparsely inhabited places in the western hemisphere. A mere 49,000 people are scattered over 779 subpolar islands. Faroe is 690 km from Iceland, which most […]
I’d love to stumble across an artist like this while browsing through a mall. It would almost — almost — make going to the mall worthwhile.