Tag Archives: Americana

Tuesday Downtime Vinyl

Yesterday’s “Festival of Nothingness” is officially over, I’m making a go of resuming normal physical activity again beginning this afternoon with a 2500m swim and, hopefully, a little run later on (or a ride perhaps)  if the weather holds out.  … Continue reading

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Easy Run (5.25k)

A little over four weeks ago I was in my peak fitness seven days out from accomplishing something epic.  Now, I have seven pins in my hand, I’m beginning to sport man boobs and I have little to no energy … Continue reading

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Flight WS662 from Calgary to Toronto (Part 3)

We’re almost  home, thank Christ! My last album for this trip is ‘The Avenues‘  by Lera Lynn. Released in 2015 on Universal Music, Lynn herself describes her own music as “country noir,” and it is an apt description.  Rolling Stone … Continue reading

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Flight WS662 from Calgary to Toronto (Part 2)

While Kelly indulges in a chick flick, I’m switching off on the Canadiana for the time being and tuning in to some Dad Rock instead with the ‘Upside Down Mountain‘  album by Conor Oberst. This 2014 album ( a debut … Continue reading

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Flight WS683 from Toronto to Calgary (Part 3)

Time for one last album before reaching our final Calgary destination and I’m skipping off the Canadiana theme to Americana temporarily with the ‘Piety & Desire‘  album by Gill Landry. I don’t mind leaving the Canadiana theme at the moment … Continue reading

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Relaxing (Part 2)

“Do Nothing” Day is in full swing (and swig). Now I’m moving onto the newest album By Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit, ‘The Nashville Sound‘. ‘The Nashville Sound‘  is the follow up to 2015’s critically acclaimed ‘Something More Than … Continue reading

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Tuesday Evening Vinyl

Now that all the days madness has run it’s course, I’m settling down in my EZ-Boy with my book (The Age of Daredevils by Michael Clarkson) , one more pint of  Brimstone Brewing Last Ride and one more record (okay, … Continue reading

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