Fri May 9, 2014

Saying Goodbye To A Friend Who's 'Ready To Go Home'

Originally published on Mon May 12, 2014 1:26 pm

Eddie Lanier (right) and David Wright became friends when Eddie was homeless in Durham, N.C.


Sat May 3, 2014
marc on the blues

Taj Mahal Should Be Named For A Temple: He’s A Temple Of Music

Taj Mahal performing at iFest, April 2008.
Jason McELweenie Flickr - Creative Commons

Although he plays a wide variety of genre, there’s no mistaking guitar, harmonica, banjo and ukulele player Taj Mahal. Either when you hear his distinctive gentle and oddly rough edged voice or when you see his trademark fedora and dark glasses.

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Tue April 29, 2014
The Salt

What's The Secret To Pouring Ketchup? Know Your Physics

Originally published on Thu May 1, 2014 10:02 am


Mon April 21, 2014

Watch This Helicopter Tour Of The Future Commuter Line To DIA

Screencap from the East Rail Line flyover, pictured is the new platform at Union Station (in the right corner). Toward the upper right, you can see Coors Field.
RTD YouTube


Sat April 19, 2014
marc on the blues

'Hawkeye' Herman Teaches Children How The Blues Had A Baby

Hawkeye Herman at the Blues Foundation's office in Memphis, Tenn., 2006.
Robert Stolpe courtesy of the artist

Michael “Hawkeye” Herman passes along his love of the Blues and lets young people know the importance of the music in the development of American culture through the Blues in the Schools program.

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