I finally got around to watching this documentary. I got caught up in the internet fascination when the NY Times piece ran. It’s currently on Amazon Prime, Hulu, and I’m sure a variety of other places on the intertubes. It was entertaining and made for one heck of a story. Maybe a poor comparison, but imagine if a forgotten Sgt. Pepper or Dark Side of the Moon from the 50s was discovered?
20 years ago, there’s so many great songs from 1995:
A covers edition of Flashback Friday
Additional track: Chromatics covering Sprinsteen’s “I’m on Fire”
Word is that a few people had asked about my daughter. Thanks to the Scissorheads for their kind words and encouragement a few weeks ago. We made it through the initial trauma and have transferred to a major research hospital with an amazing staff. I can’t say enough good things about the teams that have been working with us at this facility.
We’re dealing with the neuro injuries and recovery that come with anoxic brain injury. Even though progress is slow, there is progress every day. We won’t know where we’ll land through this recovery process for weeks or months. It’s going to be a long road with a lot of hard work. All things considered, the rest of the family is doing well as we figure out what the future holds.
Apparently there are a lot of old Conan O’Brien musical guest clips on youtube.
I’ve been listening to a lot of Run the Jewels lately waiting for the remix of their latest album dubbed Meow the Jewels that will be remixed with all cat sounds. I figured Killer Mike’s song “Reagan” qualifies as a Flashback based solely on it’s choice sampling of Reagan quotes. There hasn’t been too much in recent pop culture pushing back against the St. Ronnie image.
To flashback more along that line: