Monthly Archives: September 2022

Just added: Lisa Morales, Battle Trance, Kristin Hersh, Shelley Doty & Vicki Randle


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Sic transit gloriously, for ten seconds

  New York Times notes the passing of Ray Edenton, 95, go-to studio guitarist who fueled Nashville hits for four decades and that he played lead guitar on Marty Robbins 1956 recording of “singing the blues”. my handy-dandy handheld information … Continue reading

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Open letter to Robert Christgau my fellow Dartmouthian on behalf of Steve Poltz my fellow baseballian

(Not sure based on his gate with one of those word puzzle clues whether this went through to the man himself, but I’ll throw it out there like a message in a bottle, or like when an old guy is … Continue reading

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Fourteen mostly Black acts at Hardly Strictly

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Earthwise welcomes ‘Hardrainsgonna Fall ‘22’

Jack Tuttle Steve Poltz Mads Tolling et al Chase Elodia Claire Dickson Eytan Schillenger-Hyman  Liberty  Ellman & Ben Goldberg  Greenlief Amendola Adriana Camacho Torres as Trio Paz Lytton Plaza Palo Alto, General Order No.94301 September28October14 two thousand twenty two

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New pole at Lytton Plaza

I’ve done more than a dozen concert events at Lytton Plaza, and pass by the plaza several times a week scouting street musicians and other happenings. So for Plastic Alto the blog construction at the Plaza resulting in the removal … Continue reading

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Only five Dartmouthians have appeared in the baseball World Series

According to the recent Dartmouth Alumni Magazine, only five Dartmouth alumni have played in the World Series. Red Rolfe Brad Ausmus Kyle Hendricks Mike Remlinger Jim Beattie  

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Hamachek takes early lead in candidates’ contest

Brian Hamachek has taken the early lead in the Earthwise Productions/ Plastic Alto contest for the seven Palo Altans vying for three open seats in November’s election. “I’m really not much of an artist, but here you go”, he wrote. … Continue reading

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Huge exit for Thiel Fellow/ dropout: Adobe buys. Figma for $20b; investors earn 80x in 3 years

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