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A Dylan Groupie Reports on a Weekend of Concerts

A few notes about the Dylan concerts I attended over the weekend. To the best of my recollection, this was my 8th and 9th time seeing Dylan perform and the first time in nearly six years. For my 24th birthday, … Continue reading

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Quotes for the Day: Tech N9ne and Bob Dylan on musical theater

  In order to bring you all this rawness I have learned from earth I hide behind face paint I can be who I want to be And I know its still me But I’m totally free with my face … Continue reading

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A Good Song for Friday: “Devil’s in the Jukebox”

The attendees at the Ray LaMontagne & The Pariah Dogs concert I attended on Wednesday were predominantly 20- and 30-somethings. But there was a much older couple seated right in front of me. They sang along with all the words and cheered … Continue reading

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Two Lessons I Learned

I learned two lessons on Sunday while standing in the rain trying to make the most of a soggy situation.  The first is that I will never again buy advance tickets to see a concert at the Crossroads Theater.  I … Continue reading

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He’s Got the Blood of the Land in His Voice

I went to the Bob Dylan concert down in Springfield last month. Dylan in Springfield is a collision of worlds for me.  I first learned to love Dylan while I was a student in Springfield and have lit out for … Continue reading

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Quote for the Day: The Avett Brothers on Facing Death

I want to grow old without the pain/ Give my body back to the earth and not complain. – The Avett Brother from The Perfect Space We stood in the heavy rain and the mud at the Crossroads Theater in … Continue reading

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The Avett Brothers

I’m looking forward to seeing the Avett Brothers in a few weeks.  Here is a beautiful song about love and family: I also love the raw energy of this performance.

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