Celebrate What’s Right With the World Read more

Celebrate What’s Right With the World

Here’s a follow-on to my previous post about top-rated cameras.   And a feel-good message. Dewitt Jones was a photographer for National Geographic for 20 years, for which he produced many memorable images.  In the following video he demonstrates how he sees the world as a photographer.  And he talks about how seeing the world — […]

Click to see varieties of caviar from Savorique Read more

Sure, Your Mom Would Appreciate Flowers for Mother’s Day — But What About Something Sorta Different?

Don’t get me wrong — flowers are good and you know she’d love them.  But why not go beyond the usual Mother’s Day gift ideas and give your mom something different and more memorable?  Here are some suggestions, and where to get them… Okay, if you’re really committed to flowers, let’s cover that first.  You can still […]

Jazz Doesn’t Get Any Better Than This:  Herbie Hancock, Pat Metheny, Dave Holland, Jack DeJohnette Read more

Jazz Doesn’t Get Any Better Than This: Herbie Hancock, Pat Metheny, Dave Holland, Jack DeJohnette

Lost amidst the welter of debate, discussion, and hand-wringing about the demise of the CD, the challenges of DRM, the rise of iTunes and mp3 sales, and whether albums will even be relevant in the future, is any attention paid to what is a valuable type of music media:  the concert DVD. DVDs of live performances are often an afterthought […]