Category Archives: Blogging

Sometimes We Forget

Sometimes we forget that our sun is but single star among many, but all it takes to remind us is a bit of lens flare off some ripples.
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The computer that mastered Go

This is an amazing breakthrough in Artificial intelligence.

Gary Clark Jr “When my Train Pulls In”

This song puts me in an early ’70s state of mind.

New Music

This week I’m listening to Grizfolk, and Vök.

Itunes link for Grizfolk’s new opus

Nat King Cole – “The Christmas Song” (1961) 

The Zombies | NPR MUSIC FRONT ROW

Imagine creating the best work of your life, some of the best music of its day, and no one cares. Now imagine playing those songs 47 years later to a screaming and loving bunch of fans and getting what seems like a hero’s welcome. That’s part of the story of The Zombies, who played the classic 1968 album Odessey and Oracle, along with a set of other hits and brand new songs, live in Washington, D.C. last month. Now we have their nearly note-for-note live reproduction of Odessey and Oracle for you here.Ode

NASA | Scientists Link Earlier Melting Of Snow To Dark Aerosols 

The Curvature of Earth 4K 60FPS 

East Coast … A Sea Level Rise Hotspot 

Andy McKee – Rylynn 

A guitarist who excels at acoustic finger style plays a masterpiece.

From the Andy McKee & Antoine Dufour DVD available at http://www.candyrat.com/artists/andym…
Official Stropes Guitar Transcription available at http://www.stropes.com

This beautiful composition by Andy McKee has a bittersweet quality that evokes emotion and distinctive technique that has fostered innovation in contemporary finger-style guitar. “Rylynn” was one of the compositions that propelled Andy McKee’s YouTube celebrity when it was first uploaded in 2006; today the video has over 28 million views. It was this video that caught the attention of Prince who asked Andy to join him for a series of shows in Australia in 2012.

“Rylynn” was first released in 2005 on the CD Andy McKee/Art of Motion (CandyRat Records). Then, in 2007, a video recording was released on the DVD Andy McKee/Antoine Dufour (CandyRat Records). This printed music is a note-for-note transcription of the performance from the DVD which is now available athttp://www.candyrat.com/artists/andym…