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GoodRaisin

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February 22, 2024

Once Upon a Time in the West

Dire Straits

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February 14, 2024

Thank you all for the hearts

You are very kind, luv ya all.

June 29, 2022

If you can't agree you believe in the peaceful transfer of power

without taking the 5th, you might be a fascist.

How lame is Flynn? Good god…

April 4, 2022

The Doors - Ghost Song

September 16, 2021

The back story on "In Memory of Elizabeth Reed" ?

This is a bit of history/fable/rumor with the music. The link below to her grave and headstone with a little folklore of how Dickey Betts’ famous instrumental originated.

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/1473/elizabeth-jones-napier

Apparently there’s another backstory how this particular grave was chosen for the name of the song, or I should say, is rumored, was that Betts “entertained” Boz Scaggs wife here the night he composed it. I have no idea of the validity of that claim - I picked that part up from comments on YouTube - but there has to be some reason that particular headstone was picked, and I guess that is as good as any.

This great piece of music also happens to be my number 1 song of all time. I’ve replayed this more than any other song, from the moment this album first came out, throughout my life and have never tired of it.






August 1, 2021

Gary Clark Jr. Live

at The Surf Lodge

July 2, 2021

Congratulations Virginia Cannabis Using DUers. You can now grow 4 plants

for your own use, legally, effective July 1, 2021. Check out the Cannabis.Virginia.Gov FAQs concerning Virginia's implementation of it's new marijuana laws at the link below.

https://www.cannabis.virginia.gov/#895469

As a North Carolina resident I am jealous, but at least it's getting closer to home.




July 1, 2021

Never Goin' Back To Georgia

Blues Magoos

June 20, 2021

Somebody Loan Me a Dime - Boz Scaggs and

Duane Allman

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