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Tag: Don Was

Friday, July 3rd

only rock ‘n’ roll

Mick Collins (Dirtbombs) with Don Was Detroit All-Star Revue (DW, bass; Randy Jacobs, guitar; Luis Resto, keyboards; Terry Thunder, drums), “Stop,” live, Detroit, 2008




art beat

Bruce Davidson (1933-), New York (Brooklyn), 1959


Tuesday, March 31st

two takes

Buddy Miller, “Chalk” (J. Miller), live

With Don Was (bass), et al., 2007


With Patty Griffin (vocals), et al., San Francisco, 2010




art beat: more from Friday at the Art Institute of Chicago

Joseph Cornell (1903-1972), Ann—In Memory, 1954



Saturday, March 14th

sounds of Detroit

Don Was/Sweet Pea Atkinson, “Slow Down,” recording session, 2007




art beat: more from the other day at the Art Institute of Chicago

This I never tire of.

Joan Mitchell (1925-1992), City Landscape, 1955


Friday, October 12th

only rock ’n’ roll

Mitch Ryder (with Jimmy McCarty, guitar; Don Was, bass, et al.), “Little Latin Lupe Lu,” live, Detroit, 2011



reading table

Alice Munro, yesterday, on winning the Nobel Prize in Literature:

Saturday, September 21st

two takes

More from the Motor City.

“What Becomes of the Brokenhearted” (W. Weatherspoon, P. Riser, J. Dean)

Jimmy Ruffin (1939-; David’s brother), 1965


Mitch Ryder (with Don Was, bass, et al.), live, Detroit, 2008

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