JWDailies 04-30-2021

Song of the day: “If You Could Read My Mind” by Gordon Lightfoot, as broken down by Rick Beato. Great explanation of how this song works. A musician’s musician — widely repected by his peers as the best of them all. Poem of the day: “Route Six” by Stanley Kunitz. Fact of the day: Has … Read more

JWDailies 03-29-2021

Song of the day: “Jesus Was a Crossmaker” as covered by Warren Zevon. This is a Judee Sill song from her 1971 debut LP. This was the very first album released on David Geffen’s Asylum label. We lost her too soon. I first heard her on Wake Forest’s student run FM station, WFDD. My wife, … Read more

JWDailies 02-06-2021

Song of the day: “An Ocean in Between the Waves” by The War on Drugs. From the LP, Lost in the Dream. It is exquisite. Poem of the day: “Off Point Lotus” by Stanley Kunitz. Fact of the day: The minds of birds are capable of incredible things, including many things well beyond the capacity … Read more