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Friday, January 21st

only rock ‘n’ roll

Carl Perkins (1932-1998), “Honey Don’t” (C. Perkins), live (TV show), 1956

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random sights

yesterday, Oak Park, Ill.

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reading table

Sight of that mountain
makes me forget
I’m getting old

—Matsuo Basho (1644-1694), translated from the Japanese by David Young

Tuesday, December 21st

three takes

“Mystery Train” (J. Parker)

Junior Parker, 1953

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Elvis Presley, 1955

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The Band with Paul Butterfield (vocals, harmonica), live, San Francisco, 1976

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yesterday, Chicago

Friday, December 10th

only rock ‘n’ roll

Kinks, live, Paris, 1965

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yesterday, Oak Park, Ill.

Friday, October 1st

only rock ‘n’ roll

Kinks, live (“Victoria,” “Acute Schizophrenia Paranoia Blues,” “Dedicated Follower of Fashion,” “Lola,” “Holiday,” “Good Golly, Miss Molly,” “You Really Got Me,” “All Day and All of the Night,” “Waterloo Sunset,” “Village Green Preservation Society”), London, early 1970s

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yesterday, Chicago (Columbus Park)

Wednesday, August 25th

passings

Charlie Watts, drummer, June 2, 1941-August 24, 2021

Greatest rock drummer ever?

Rolling Stones, “Jumpin’ Jack Flash” (M. Jagger, K. Richards), live

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yesterday, Chicago

Monday, August 23rd

passings

Don Everly, singer, guitarist, songwriter, February 1, 1937-August 21, 2021

When I was a little boy, my brother and I played this record, over and over, on our basement jukebox. Music comes and goes; the earliest songs remain.

Everly Brothers, “Wake Up Little Susie” (F. Bryant, B. Bryant), 1957

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other day, Oak Park, Ill.

Friday, July 30th

sounds of London

Shame, live (“Snow Day,” “Born in Luton,” “Human, for a Minute”), published today

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this morning, Oak Park, Ill.

Friday, May 7th

what’s new

black midi, live (studio), “John L,” “Dethroned,” “Sugar/Tzu,” “Hogwash and balderdash,” “Slow,” London, 4/6/21

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yesterday, Oak Park, Ill.

Friday, April 30th

sounds of Colombia and Canada

Lido Pimienta, “Coming Thru” (L. Pimienta), published 3/9/21

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yesterday, Chicago

Friday, April 23rd

what’s new

Tune-Yards, live (studio), “Hold Yourself,” “Hypnotized,” “My Neighbor,” “Make It Right” (M. Garbus), Oakland, Calif., 2/2/21

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other day, Chicago

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