Country Blues Playlist

July 28, 2010By FrancisUncategorized No Comments

1)  Cheri Knight – The Hatfield Side 2)  John Hiatt – Gone 3)  Fabulous Thunderbirds – Rich Woman 4)  Rolling Stones – Love In Vain 5)  Blind Boys Of Alabama – No More 6)  Bob Schneider – Oklahoma 7) Patty Loveless – You’ll Never Leave Harlan Alive 8.) Sonny Boy Williamson – Help Me 9)  … Read More

Tsunami Lounge Playlist

July 27, 2010By FrancisUncategorized No Comments

  ARTIST – TRACK  || STARTS AT (time) 1)  Herbie Hancock – Bring Down The Birds  || 0:00 2)  Andy Williams- Music To Watch Girls By  || 1:43 3)  Piero Umiliani – Mah Na Mah Na  || 4:11 4)  Richie Valens – Fast Freight  || 6:16 5)  Los Straighjackets – Lawnmower  || 8:08 6)  Peggy … Read More

Dear World Cup: It’s not you. It’s me.

July 13, 2010By FrancisCULTURE, Sports, Uncategorized

Despite the best efforts of my 13-year-old son, a monthly subscriber to Soccer America and a devoted fan of English League Football, I’m suffering from a serious interest deficit in this year’s World Cup. And the sad truth is, the American in me is winning-out over my own best efforts to maintain the same level … Read More

Apple: The New Beatles?

July 8, 2010By FrancisCULTURE, Miscellaneous, Uncategorized

June 18, 2010: After months of intense speculation, adoring fans across America are queued-up (some since the night before) to be among the first to own the latest release from Apple. It’s a scenario not uncommon to my generation’s once-upon-a-time frenzy to procure tickets to a Beatles concert. And in many ways, Apple today has … Read More