Daily Archives: May 23, 2020

David Bruce: The Funniest People in Music, Volume 3 — Alcohol

Alcohol • Some American towns are wet (they allow alcohol); other American towns are dry (they don’t allow alcohol). During his 1885 American tour, Colonel James H. Mapleson had the misfortune to stop in Topeka, Kansas, a dry town. His opera … Continue reading

Posted in Anecdotes, Music | Tagged | Leave a comment

Music Recommendation: Lucinda Williams, “Happy Woman Blues”

BRUCE’S RECOMMENDATION OF BANDCAMP MUSIC Music: “Happy Woman Blues” from the album HAPPY WOMAN BLUES Artist: Lucinda Williams Artist Location: Nashville, Tennessee Info: “Lucinda Williams, whose musical style defies easy categorization, recorded her first album of original songs in 1980, … Continue reading

Posted in Music | Tagged | Leave a comment