Waayyyy over the top! Attention, lovers of quirk: Alaskan songwriter Marian Call's current kickstarter campaign has managed to fund her forthcoming album, but she's still shy of a stretch goal. Her instrument (apart from voice) is keyboard, and yet she does not own one. Imagine having to cross the wintery wilderness to find an 88 in […]
(from Marian Call Sings the Classics, Vol. II)
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Waxing poetical over at BaroquePotion.com….
Big Bank Hank, 1957 – 2014
But when the muse strikes…. Walter Olson, Show Me The Way To Frederickstown
There's no confusion! We aim to implement fusion! It's a tougher catch than lightning in a bottle. But we can do it! We made the Blackbird and flew it, And we circumnavigated at full throttle. Yes, some are skeptical That our receptacle, For holy fire might be a mayonnaise jar. So we'll assure 'em, Our R&D is kosher […]
If you have followed our previous coverage of Marian Call, you know that she's our favorite wandering geek-minstrel and catalyst of casual fun. Well, Marian's on the move in her Portland to Portland (and back!) tour, which has already taken her from the Pacific Northwest to New England. At this very moment, she's on her way down the […]
What if Jimmy Stewart and Henry Fonda waxed Shakespearean? The actor/impersonator is, of course, Scott Ratner.