Tag Archives: 1970s

Is this code for something?

And I’m getting a “Where’s Waldo” vibe from this music video as well. 

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Trippy

Perfect staging. And it made me think of Logan’s Run:

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Ravi Shankar turned 90 years old yesterday

George Harrison once called Ravi Shankar the godfather of world music. And here is Ravi Shankar in interview with George Harrison: And yes, he’s still playing. Here is Shankar in 2009:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  . And here’s Shankar on Dick Cavett’s show:

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Mental Health Break

A great song, and the eccentric visuals accompanying it kind of grow on you:

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Carpe Diem: Bobby Darin, in 1973, Singing “If I Were a Carpenter” 9 Months Before His Death

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Mental Health Break

And lyrics: On a morning from a Bogart movie In a country where they turn back time You go strolling through the crowd like Peter Lorre Contemplating a crime She comes out of the sun in a silk dress running … Continue reading

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Halloween is Coming

Look busy.

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“You Made Me Hate Myself!”

Happy Halloween!

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Mental Health Break

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Mental Health Break

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Cosmic Groovy

Appearing to have stepped out of a 1970s time machine, Paul Davies gives a stimulating talk on the cosmic mysteries. Intellectual wavy gravy: And Part 2:

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Mental Health Break: The Delfonics Accompanied by Earnest Singing and Fat Orange Ties

And watch for the funky karate snap: From Jackie Brown : “I didn’t know you listened to the Delfonics.” “They’re pretty good.”

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“Barry Manilow Did Not Write His Songs”: A YouTube Video by Santi Tafarella

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A Little Intellectual Stimulation. Very, Very Little.

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35 Years Ago (in 1974)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               . The groovy-guy dancing, horns, and duds put me in mind of this late medieval Italian painting at the Getty Museum in Westwood:

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Willard: “You made me hate myself!”

The old movie below (from 1971) is not yet on DVD, but it might be soon. Amazon is asking people if they want notification by email of its DVD release. I remember, as a kid, seeing the movie on late night television, … Continue reading

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Afternoon Mental Health Break

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Love Hurts

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Neil Young’s “Old Man”: A Song Dedication to John McCain

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