The date was October 27, 1973, and Rush was opening for the New York Dolls. They were a pleasant enough group of fellows who spoke to us not at all, but enthusiastically enjoyed the vibrant conversation and company of their “friends” (I think they were), who also dressed like New York Dolls, but drunker.
The new Fierce And The Dead album has arrived thanks to Bad Elephant Music.
I’m back on a Terry Pratchett reading roll. Currently reading Guards! Guards! which just has something delightful on every single page. It’s the sort of book – cliché alert – you don’t want to end.
Some early morning birdsong. Recorded with the AudioShare iPhone app.
It's easier to take the Interstate highway everywhere, but if you do that, you miss the charming B&Bs, the dramatic beaches, restaurants, jazz clubs. The thrill of riding a bike, hiking the Appalachian Trail, skiing.
I got an email invite to the beta of the next World of Warcraft expansion. I’ve never played betas before because I don’t like story spoilers but I’m considering it this time due the new minimum system requirements. This iMac barely makes it so I’d like to see how it runs.