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Bob #1, rest in peace

“Bob #1, Bob #2, Alan, Mark, myself…We are Devo.” This was my first introduction to Devo. It was a station ID for WPIX in New York in the 70′s and taught me right from the start that Rock ‘N’ Roll … Continue reading

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These are a few of my favorite things

Bryan and Kaia from Foxwood Films on Vimeo. I love dogs, I love bikes, combine the two, and I am hooked. This video does the best job I have seen of showing the joy I feel on a bike. The … Continue reading

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Subdudes reforming

First the Replacements and now…The Subdudes. There are certain bands that should have never broken up. I couldn’t believe it when I heard the Subdudes were getting back together. The best band Colorado has produced is getting back together. Two … Continue reading

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Australians are cool

Courtney Barnett is beyond description. You have to hear her because attempting to describe her sound is just ridiculous. The closest thing I can compare her to is Lisa Germano. If you know who Lisa Germano is than you will … Continue reading

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The colors

It’s been awhile since I just shared some great new music with you. Here is a band that when I first listened to them I really didn’t like. My gut reaction was: “Do we really need another psychedelic throwback band … Continue reading

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Sparkle and Metamorphosis

Today’s writing assignment is to describe my reaction to what would happen if the object on my right turned into the object on my left. Pretty stupid huh? The object on my right is my laptop and the one on … Continue reading

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Time for a change

Today’s assignment is to write a 12 line poem about getting increasingly drunk. The other theme is “Change” which is quite ironic considering I have not had a drink in over ten years. So on the theme of getting drunk … Continue reading

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Bo Diddley & Boulder

Today I was supposed to write a Tumblr chat about a man who called a wrong # and ended up speaking to an angry woman and ending the story with the phrase, “Well, I suppose so.” In keeping with my … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

“It’s lunch time Val. It’s lunch time Luke.” I tossed out to my co-workers as I hurriedly rushed by. “It’s lunch time, eat up.” Luke replied as my flash of blue and brown raced through the copy room. Even though … Continue reading

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How to be round

Today’s exercise in creativity is to write a 15 step list on “How to be________________”. The image I am supposed to use is “Round”. So, we are going to give you the 15 steps for being round. They are: 1) … Continue reading

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