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March 2010

THE RED BAITERS KEEP CRYING WOLF

The following blurb is made today, perhaps a little late, on the eve of the historic vote on heath care reform, which, as President Obama says, isn’t just policy, but about the kind of nation we want to be. Dare we use that word “empathy,” which the conservatives tried so …

Art Blog #15

New stuff, in time for spring, I guess, as the trees are budding and SXSW is in full swing. The buds just opened on our cedar elms and the little burr oak has got them, too. Yesterday a big male cardinal was in the very top of the tallest tree …

HIGH NOON MURDER BALLAD SHOW 3/20/10

MARCH 20, 2010: Exclusive SXSW Showcase: Saturday @ 12:00 P.M. (That’s HIGH NOON, Daddy-O!) Jon Dee Graham & Jesse Sublett’s Murder Ballad Show at ANTONE’S RECORD SHOP. This gig will be part of Freddy Steady Krc’s 10th Annual Frontier A Go Go at SXSW an all-day showcase of songwriters, garage …

CRAZY HEARTS & BONEYARDS

Don’t forget, CRAZY HEART isn’t just a film but a really, really cracking good novel by Thomas Cobb. I have written about this already in a previous post. So if you love the movie or not, or you are just a Jeff Bridges fan or you like country music or …

ART BLOG #14: THE PRE- SXSW EDITION

OK, it’s been a while, maybe a couple of months. I drew a couple of these on graph paper, which was fun, but the colors don’t pop, so I learned something. I’m also overdue for a trip to Jerry’s Art-a-Rama for more supplies. So these are it for now. Just …