picture taken at an angle, of DVD cover for Flamenco, Flamenco

Flamenco, Flamenco

Ah, here is something to be savored and enjoyed!  I make no bones about Flamenco’s being my favorite art form, but biases aside, this is a magnificent, gorgeous, jaw-dropping film by a master director, Carlos Saura.


No, his mind is not for rent. To any God or government...

Hammer of the Gods cover

Band Books

Last week, libraries nationwide celebrated Banned Books week.

This week, Nashville Public Library uniquely celebrates BAND Books.

Tom Petty wearing tophat and sunglasses, holding guitar

Goodbye, Tom Petty

Tom Petty, composer of the soundtrack to a generation of baby boomers—and beyond—died yesterday.


The birthday train rolls on and the music theme continues.