May 28, 2011
commented on RIP Gil Scott-Heron
No, I can't believe it. My most loved hero as a kid and the best concert I ever saw: GSH at Langston Hughes around 1996...? I took my mom. Rest in peace to a true national treasure.
"Your daddy loves you," too.
May 18, 2011
commented on Re: What Are the Best Covers of Beatles Songs?
The weird thing about that record if I remember correctly (?) is that Terry Manning had a demo version of the song long before the Beatles actually put it out, and they let him do his own version before theirs was released.
Apr 12, 2011
commented on You Tell It*
The choice of typeface, letter spacing, leading and rag are all smartly executed. Regardless of meaning, it looks nice graphically. One other thing I really like is that many of the individual lines can stand alone as ideas – incomplete, but with enough information to make you think. My favorite: VERY FORM, BUT THEN I
Apr 2, 2011
commented on Happy 23rd Birthday, Sub Pop Records!
Stunningly righteous list.
(Is that how "righteous" is spelled? In 2011, LOSER = wondering if one's comments are spelled correctly.)
Happy Birthday S>P