You're probably wondering why I'm here
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Well, yes I had a nice break.. wish Vancouver could say the same.
New music to start off from Pat Metheny's new album What's It All About, featuring all covers of tunes he grew up with.
And we continue to mark album anniversaries... Frank Zappa's Freak Out turns 45 today, along with Bob Dylan's Blonde on Blonde!
On the more gentler side, the late Judee Sill's debut album in 1971 will turn 40 in September, and I thought of her because I saw an interview with Nick Lowe, who admitted to pinching a bit of her song "Jesus Was A Cross Maker" for his "What's So Funny 'Bout Peace Love and Understanding".
And a sad note from Martin Smith and the gang on Vancouver Island, who wants to dedicate a tune by Leonard Cohen to Tom at the Royal Theatre in Victoria who's beloved theatre-resident dog Sheesa passed away recently.