Angel

Fernando sits alone in his room. He has lived in this room for many years. He goes outside sometimes. To eat mostly. To walk occasionally. Although there has been very little walking of late, a fact that will contribute to Fernando’s premature death at the age of 47. But that will be some years from … Continue reading Angel

The Triumph of “Green Book” Shows How Little the Academy Has Changed

Last Sunday night, Spike Lee won his first Oscar. At the press conference afterwards, he was asked for his reaction to Green Book winning Best Picture. At first, he demurred, but finally said: “I thought I was courtside at the Garden, and the ref made a bad call.” This was the quote that all the … Continue reading The Triumph of “Green Book” Shows How Little the Academy Has Changed

*New Music Week* My Version of Sugar’s “If I Can’t Change Your Mind”

I had so much fun recording Sugar's "J.C.Auto" (see previous post) I decided to record another Sugar song. This is my version of "If I Can't Change Your Mind": If I Can't Change Your Mind Tears fill up my eyes I'm washed away with sorrow And somewhere in my mind I know there's no tomorrow … Continue reading *New Music Week* My Version of Sugar’s “If I Can’t Change Your Mind”