It’s not that difficult to understand modern art. If it hangs on the wall it’s a...– Simon Updike
tea tree oil incense & captain beefheart’s safe as milk. wonderful morning isn’t it? ;)
tom waits on thelonius monk's "solo monk"
Monk said ‘There is no wrong note, it has to do with how you resolve it’. He almost sounded like a kid taking piano lessons. I could relate to that when I first started playing the piano, because he was decomposing the music while he was playing it. It was like demystifying the sound, because there is a certain veneer to jazz and to any music, after a while it gets traffic rules, and...
chucklew: South Carolina Bluesman “Pink” Anderson (1900 - 1974). North Carolina Bluesman Floyd Council (1911 - 1976). …in case you were wondering.
It bugs me when people try to analyze jazz as an intellectual theorem. It’s not....– Bill Evans (via georgiannaday)