Late Night: Équinoxe 4

By: Sunday May 4, 2014 8:00 pm

This Jean Michel Jarre composition, the fourth piece on his album Équinoxe, makes me think of espionage, for some reason. Or magicians dueling. Or thieves sprinting down dark alleys.

Late Night: Portrait of Tracy

By: Sunday April 27, 2014 8:00 pm

So what’s on your minds tonight? I’m thinking about medical marijuana whip counts, the latest wrinkle in the alleged “reforming” of the Social Security disability benefits program (funny how governmental “reform” so often translates into “taking away jobs from tens of thousands of people just so the rich don’t have to pay taxes”), and saving the bees, meself.

Pull Up a Chair / Saturday Art: Glenn Gould

By: Saturday April 26, 2014 4:00 am

“The justification of art is the internal combustion it ignites in the hearts of men and not its shallow, externalized, public manifestations. The purpose of art is not the release of a momentary ejection of adrenaline but is, rather, the gradual, lifelong construction of a state of wonder and serenity.”

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