Wednesday, June 14, 2023
"Sonntag 11 June 2023. recording with Mr Peabody near John
Proctor's house for next Mad painter cd. This
was the keyboard/bass/drum trio backing tracks ala Aphrodite's
Child/the Nice or EVEN early ELP (OH, what a lucky man I aint...)..."Empty
bottles' i do a "Judy in disguise' bass line. Al
hendry-drums, Alex Gitlin-keyobards.
"Stand your ground" is SO Deep Purple mach II, kinda
like the machine head version of "Space truckin". "Two
Horsemen ' I channeled Raymond Berry Oakley the third of the Second
Coming on "Whippin' Post" from when he merged with the
Allman Joys. Kinda jazzy for me! After Fiddy Years i might even
have chops! lamb chops...pork chops...all we need now is Schmel
Herbie hind's BALLZ-y guitar and icing on the cake vocals
of Gee Julie and Cee Sharon!".....
Thursday, June 15, 2023
day of Wodin 14 June 2023; NONE of the Jeopardy contestants could
answer the question:
"However far away
I will always love you
However long I stay
I will always love you
Whatever words I say
I will always love you"
Silence...no one rang in....So Mayim Bialik said "That was Robert Smith of
0300, day of THOR! Ides of June 2023 Coast to Coast
AM plays Cream's "White Room", a 1969 99 state
street,brockport NY 45 I had then...and THEN...the guest spoke
up of his Beatle meditation for talkin' to "spirits"...."picture
yourself in a boat on a river"....george Noory said he was
in a boat on a lake in Missouri with Don rickles!
I gotta try this sometyme; otherwise; "I had too much to
dream last night"!
("Who is kenne Higland's facebook friend from the Electric
Oh yeah and here's some pictures of Mad Painter at EchoFest!!
Friday, June 16, 2023
"DAY OF THOR! (Beware) the Ides of June! A nice evening
to go "roamin' in the gloamin'" like KENNETH macKellar
and Zuma radio 740 AM Toronto does "the
'60s at Six". 620 pm. jackie Shane "In my tenement";
what a great song! This 1963 45 on Sue highhest sale was $234.18,
versus $300 for O. rex. written by arthur resnick; he's on Nuggets
with "run run run" by the 1967 Third rail and Bobby
Scott, jazz bandleader.
Zuma's 60s dj is Robbie Lane, whom sang in Toronto
band Robbie Lane and the Disciples (wikipedia)
"when "In my tenement" came out (1963) I RAN (so
far away?) to pick up that 45 so's to learn it to play out"
(in Toronto). Also big in Toronto was trans soul singer jackie Shane
whom you MUST research aboot; when she died in 2019 and many tributes
came aboot, i was like "However did i miss out on this trailblazing
r and b singer?"...SUCh a pleasure to hear her on a station
i can pick up acrost the lake (ontario, not gitchee-goomie) up to
Saturday, June 17, 2023
as my late great distant cuzzin Justine Covault DID
say "when's your next gig muthafucka?" and that IS:
saturday 24 June 2023;
Quincy porchfest , 85 bayside road, quincy mass. 02171.
3-4 pm. booked by kenne higland air force drummer Al
Hendry whom DID grow up in Squantum with such luminaries as Jae
Johnson, Springa and the Dogmatics Tommy Long!
hope to see you all there!"......
BELIEVE Ma says this is the day she met our cousin Dad (nineth
cuzzins to justine's grandfather Covault!) SEVENTY years ago quantico
virginny; also saint John's Day and Scottish Victory with jack
the Bruce at Bannockburn...I'm still livin', I shall ROCK"!;
"If i cant rock you/NOBODY will now!""......