ZiggyFest ’16

Crash Course for the Ravers Album: The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars, 1972 Prior Level of Acquaintance: Intimate Three-Word Review: Driving, exhilarating, sexy Album: Aladdin Sane, 1973 Prior Level of Acquaintance: Intimate Three-Word Review: Dramatic, provocative, random Album: PinUps, 1973 Prior Level of Acquaintance: Intimate Three-Word Review: Diverse, overdone, affected … Continue reading ZiggyFest ’16

Barabajagal; or, That Time Donovan Healed My Broken Arm

Lately I've been reminded of my love for the songs of Donovan. Whatever genre(s) you consider him to fall in, he's an outlier for me with his folkrockjazz/stonedpop/ meditatingmystical vibes. Yet several of his songs live permanently on my iPod. I even love 'I Love My Shirt.' Donovan also ticks a rare box in being a star who I met … Continue reading Barabajagal; or, That Time Donovan Healed My Broken Arm