Cassettes Are Back

Image of Cassette Player, Cassette & CD
Never in a million years did I think I would need to transfer music from a cassette to a CD. Man-o-man, Cassettes Are Back. Remember when Tyrone from around the block was this wicked cool DJ, or so he thought. He would create a MixTape, drop one off at your spot because he was liking you and stuff or he’d sell you one for a buck fiddy. [...]

Get Your Treat On

Grim Reaper Melvin Nix's Carved Pumpkin
Photo By: Bridget B. Pumpkin By: Melvin Nix I really don’t remember the last line of this rhyme so help me out by leaving a comment with what you used to say when you were little. Trick or treat, smell my feet give me something good to eat if you don’t, I don’t care ………. When I looked this up I saw refere [...]

Pumpkin Pickin’ Time

Carrigan Farms Pumpkin Patch Photo By Bridget B. Sullivan
Love this time of year! We took a quick road trip to Carrigan Farms for a tractor-drawn hayride and some Pumpkin Patch Pickin’ Time this past weekend. You see these two beauties? They were ready to be plucked from the vine and bigger than we thought, but they had a few soft spots so we left them in search of our two favorites. The patch [...]

Les Feuilles Mortes

Photo Taken By Bridget B. Sullivan Eiffel Tower, Paris - 2009
“C’est une chanson, qui nous ressemble Toi tu m’aimais et je t’aimais Nous vivions tous, les deux ensemble Toi que m’aimais moi qui t’aimais Mais la vie sépare ceux qui s’aiment Tout doucement sans faire de bruit Et la mer efface sur le sable les pas des amants désunis” From the 1946 film [...]

Great To Be Back

Cassette Tape photo of Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life. Berthold Auerbach
Yes indeed! Yes indeed! That’s why it feels so good to be back behind the mic delivering up two hours of jazz and international music here on Voices From The Community. It was time to get rid of some dust that was one, making me sneeze and two, getting too heavy to wear. Life is always so much cleaner, easier and lighter when you just s [...]

Straight No Chaser

Album Cover Thelonious Monk Straight No Chaser
In my younger days, I could have easily gotten away with ordering a beverage as Straight, No Chaser. These days, I find myself kicking back with a glass of wine, some imported chocolates and Thelonious Monk playing in the background as he soothes my soul and stimulates my mind. Okay, so maybe I’m not kicking back right now nor will I be [...]

Several Ways To Listen

Look up and press play on one of the previous shows. Open up a blog post, read the entry, view the playlist or listen directly from the audio file. You can also download the audio file and take the show with you. The show can be found here as well:

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