WHAT YOU MAY FIND HERE

RANTS, RAVINGS and RUMINATIONS along with
RAUCOUS RIBALDRY and RAMBLING REFLECTIONS

Monday, June 18, 2018

Geography Div (Trade War subsection)

Hey tRump voting states. How ya think that yer boy pissing off the Canadians (or the Mexicans for that matter) is gonna work out for yer local economies ??


Saturday, June 16, 2018

A Litle Saturday Nite Bluegrass Div (Old Guys subsection)

Four "Seniors" doing Bluegrass Breakdown. 
Tony Williamson Just received the 2018 North Carolina Heritage Award,



Tony Williamson - Mandolin, Charlie Cushman - Banjo, Tom Gray - Bass and Dick Smith - Guitar

Monday, June 11, 2018

Geography Div (Oops subsection)

Today, in 1770, Captain James Cook discovered Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Unfortunately, he had to run aground on it to make the discovery.


Saturday, June 9, 2018

A Little Saturday nite Bluegrass Div (Furiner & Murican)

Spanish banjoist LLuis Gomez and guitarist Chris Luquette (from Frank Solivan's Dirty Kitchen) here playing banjo in a great melodic style duet of The Devil's Dream.


Saturday, June 2, 2018

A Little Saturday Nite Bluegrass Div (South American subsection)

I mean South, really. Che Apalache hails from Buenos Aires, Argentina, that's really south!
How's this for Bill Monroe's Uncle Pen?



Joe Troop - fiddle, Pau Andrés Barjau Mateu - banjo, Franco Martino - guitar, Martin Bobrik - mandolin

Monday, May 28, 2018

Geography Div (More 2B or Not2B subsection)

SUICIDE RATES CLIMB IN EVERY REGION IN USA FROM 99-2015

Saturday, May 26, 2018

A Little Saturday Nite Bluegrass Div

He recently announced that he's leaving the band that bears his name. Here's the Darrell Webb Band doing Lost John.



Darrell Webb – mandolin, Rachel Maye – fiddle, Carl White – bass, Jared Hensley – guitar and Sam Crabtree - banjo

Monday, May 21, 2018

Geography Div (historic things subsection)

Today in 1927 (well in France anyway) Charles Lindberg completed the first solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Thus establishing the rule that all times on airline schedules are local (heh).


Coincidently, on this same date five years later (1932) Amelia Earhart completed the first Atlantic solo by a woman. (Newfoundland - Ireland)





Saturday, May 19, 2018

A Little Saturday Nite Bluegrass Div ( sorta old timey subsection)

David Davis and the Warrior River Boys doing the old Charley Poole number Milwaukee Blues. 
It's got most of those old timey things: hoboes, trains, twangy singing (heh), and some great acoustic accompaniment.



Warrior River Boys:  David Davis on mandolin and lead vocal,Robert Montgomery on banjo, Marty Hays on bass, Stan Wilemon on guitar, and Philip James on fiddle.