Contemplating the love of music, of song, and consequently an artist, and the broken hearted letdown when something awful is revealed about them. How do you make sense of it? How do I? I give it a shot here - though I've not solved it all yet. I'm not sure I ever will.
Another revisited, refreshed, and revised piece of writing - this one an ode to LA. I'm always writing a little bit about LA, it seems.
Today's Song of the Day is "Angeles" by Elliott Smith. Driving through LA this morning, post-insomnia night, feeling this song enormously.
Check out today's Song of the Day - "West Coast" by Coconut Records
Elliott Smith's "Angeles" is one of my favorite 1,000 Songs.
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Augustines Bootleg Theater, Los Angeles, California July 27, 2016 Live Review My feet are bruised, blistered and sore. My voice is gone, its nothing but gravelly and war-torn. My ears are ringing - still. My body is riding high on post-show adrenaline, while I try not to over-caffienate to over-compensate for only an hour's sleep. But, …
Xanadu (1980) Written by Richard Christian Danus and Marc Reid Rubel Directed Robert Greenwald