This blogaround brought to you by the color blue.Recommended Reading:Veronica: [Content Note: Police brutality; systemic racism] Organizational Change, #LaquanMcDonald, and #RekiaBoydThe Feminist Wire Editors: [CN: Racism; misogyny;Show More Summary
It might not have spent time officially in geostationary transfer orbit, but Blue Origin's New Shepard rocket successfully landed after a trip to space. That's big news for anyone hoping for a ride toward the stars someday, since reusable rockets mean much cheaper costs for commercial space flight.
Show Notes: The last few weeks we've featured a pair of interesting interviews with another one ready to air shortly. We pause with the interviews this week with an interesting mix show today. On deck today are some fine hokum blues from a group of famous bluesmen who recorded under several different names, we have […]
There was a shooting on Sunday, November 22, on the Indiana University-Purdue University campus, as reported by the Daily Mail. Initially, the Twitter account named IUPUI ?@IUPUI noted that a scary situation was brewing at the time of the shooting near the Rotary Building. Show More Summary
I was on Atafu, an atoll far into the blue nowhere of the South Pacific, when I was offered a taste of the rich, massive coconut crab—which I later found out is endangered.
We discuss Sky's fancy new premium TV service Sky Q, wish Windows a happy 30th birthday and debate whether the UK is sick of Black Friday riots.
Chelsea are reportedly considering a January pursuit of Boca Juniors striker Jonathan Calleri as they bid to add attacking reinforcements to their squad. That's according to ESPC FC's Peter O'Rourke, who noted the Blues scouted the highly...Show More Summary
Chelsea will have to part with at least £30 million if they’re to sign Shakhtar Donetsk’s midfield star Alex Teixeira in January, according to reports. Simon Johnson of the London Evening Standard noted the Blues have been fed the minimum valuation of the Brazilian, who has been in blistering form for the Ukrainian outfit. Show More Summary
SAN ANTONIO, TX—Noting that the bar and surrounding floor area can get pretty cramped and chaotic, regulars at local bar The Blue Room informed visiting friends Friday that the establishment has a noisy, overcrowded upstairs section too. Show More Summary
She was wearing a blue singlet, still on her feet after finishing the Marine Corps Marathon in late October, when she made the request. She was holding a finisher’s medal from another race with a note etched in permanent marker on the ribbon.
Rivet, a VR content production company, invites you to a virtual music concert at the Blue Note Jazz Club
All photos by Merrick Ales unless otherwise noted. The final day of Fun Fun Fun Fest was gifted with the kind of weather that promoters, attendees, and artists dream about. Under a blue sky dotted with clouds, those three groups and everyone else at Auditorium Shores basked in sunshine that had been missing the previous two days. Show More Summary
Show Notes: As Bill Greensmith writes in the introduction to Blues Unlimited: Essential Interviews from the Original Blues Magazine: "Bexhill-on-Sea is a sleepy seaside town in East Sussex on the south coast of England., seemingly populated by old ladies and retired servicemen. …It was unquestionably the most unlikely of locations for the birthplace of Blues […]
The government says it was a missile launch. That hasn't stopped people from freaking out. My photo of a bright fireball seen from Pasadena tonight. Note the blue tail. @myfoxla @plutokiller @BadAstronomer pic.twitter.com/IEklVG2xLx — Ron Baalke (@RonBaalke) November 8, 2015
Former Chelsea and Fulham manager Bobby Campbell died at the age of 78 on Friday. Simon Johnson of the London Evening Standard broke the news, noting his strong connection with the Blues, one that lasted well beyond his time at the helm of the club: Former club Portsmouth FC later confirmed the news via Twitter. Show More Summary
Just let him fight! Jonathan Quick is more known for his goaltending skills than his fighting prowess, but the netminder really wanted a piece of the Columbus Blue Jackets Thursday night. Noted agitator Scott Hartnell was in the mix with Quick almost immediately after the whistle had blown. Show More Summary
Word on the street is tat The Flavr Blue has a new project coming called Love Notes. Thus, they decided to give us a little tease with “Majesty” a vibey electro pop tune that has me grooving. Stream below. Related posts: The Flavr Blue – Oxygen feat. Jarell Perry Vector_XING – “Dipped-In-Blue” Robin Thicke – Pretty Lil’ Heart (Blue Version Bootleg)
Chelsea legend Frank Lampard believes the Blues should keep Jose Mourinho as manager but noted the club needs an immediate turnaround in form when he made a guest appearance on Sky Sports' Monday Night Football. Per the Evening Standard's Richard Parry, he said: "I think they should stick with him but results certainly need to change now. Show More Summary
Show Notes: Today's program revolves around record collector John Tefteller who's record collection contains some of the rarest blues 78's in existence. I spoke with John a couple of weeks back and I'll be airing the interview today. According to his website he has the world's largest inventory of blues, rhythm & blues and rock […]
There's a tendency among some jazz purists to poo-poo m: Lou Donaldson. Not flashy enough, they say. Not groundbreaking. Too bluesy, too simple. Predictable. Derivative. A notch below the best Blue Note saxmen. A craftsman, not an artist. Aw phooey! I like Lou Donaldson and I don't mind a... [ read more ]