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RIP to a Brother of the Road

Gregg Allman died a few days ago at the age of 69, passing away peacefully in his own home. And that is an end that few would have predicted. Gregg lived a hard life. He lost several band mates over … Continue reading

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Still got dem low country blues

I just listened to Gregg Allman’s new disc: Low Country Blues. All but one song is a cover of a lesser known blues classic. Produced by T-Bone Burnett in his usual under-stated style, this may be the best blues album … Continue reading

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Thank you, Andrew Carnegie

I’ve always loved libraries. I’ve always felt comfortable when surrounded by books, maybe because that was the atmosphere I grew up in or more realistically, because I am an incurable bibliophile. My hometown was too small to have a library … Continue reading

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