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Jim James – “The World Is Falling Down” (Abbey Lincoln Cover)

3 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

At the end of last month, My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James announced a new solo album, a collection of covers called Tribute To 2. (The name marks it as a sequel to James' first solo release, an EP of George Harrison covers.) He introduced the project with a psych-soul rendition of the Beach Boys'

Tippets: Harrison’s Sporting Journals, Setting the Hook, Loon Live: Swing-Toberfest Tonight

5 months agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

Taken from pages of Jim Harrison’s sporting journals, this compilation on Field & Stream ranges from fishing for brook trout in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula to bird hunting in the Southwest. The story originally appeared in print in the Dec. 2008–Jan. … more ?

He Ate Amazing Meals. Read About Them Without Gaining a Pound.

“Good food,” Jim Harrison believed, “is a benign weapon against the sodden way we live.” Jesse Kornbluth takes a look at his cuisine here. The post He Ate Amazing Meals. Read About Them Without Gaining a Pound. appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Han Solo Star's Performance Compared to Jim Carrey in Ace Ventura

8 months agoEntertainment / Film : MovieWeb

Director Ron Howard is tasked with getting Alden Ehrenreich to perform more like a young Harrison Ford and less like Jim Carrey in Han Solo.

Lion’s Roar Book Briefs for July 2017

We review "All Our Waves Are Water" by Jaimal Yogis, "A Really Big Lunch" by Jim Harrison, "The Dharma of Dogs, and more. The post Lion’s Roar Book Briefs for July 2017 appeared first on Lion's Roar.

The River Kings: Robert DeMott & Jim Harrison

9 months agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

In a recent interview author Robert DeMott talks about his long friendship with fellow writer and angler Jim Harrison. “He used to always come back to the metaphor of the river—for time, fluidity, and movement forward,” says DeMott. Read the conversation … more ?

Eat: A Larger-Than-Life Caribbean Stew

Jim Harrison’s appetite was legendary. His recipe ought to be, too.

Lunch With ‘Food Bully’ Jim Harrison

Poet and writer Jim Harrison died a year ago this month at the age of 79; and Peter Nowogrodzki talked to the “food bully” (“first coined by master eater Orson Welles, his culinary sensei”) last Valentine’s Day about eating, metaphysics, the souls of dogs, and more. His piece, up at Lit Hub, is a no-brainer […]

Jim Harrison’s Guide to Eating Vividly

11 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

An essay from a new posthumous collection of writings by the legendary food and drinks authority.

Inhaling Life with Jim Harrison

One night back in 2000, a beleaguered author who was not so hot on the idea of any book tour, but was nevertheless on a book tour, appeared at my restaurant Babbo, in New York. Jim Harrison and I had written letters to each other, but had never met, and little did I know then how he would go on to become one of my closest friends. Show More Summary

Indie Booksellers Pick Their Favorite Overlooked Books Of 2016

There's a huge French bestseller just translated into English, a ferocious and hilarious satire of contemporary El Salvador, Jim Harrison's final collection of poetry, the history of a New York apartment building through the AIDS crisis, a history of the coyote, and "the most literary book on bodybuilding and superbike racing you'll ever read!" (There's […]

Clyburn offers boost for South Carolina Democratic chairman’s national bid

Rep. Jim Clyburn, the third-ranking House Democrat, is squarely behind South Carolina Democratic Chairman Jaime Harrison’s bid for national party chairman, and letting colleagues know it. Clyburn, D-S.C., send a … Click to Continue ...

On the ‘Perimeters of Relationships’: Jim Harrison’s Last Interview

Peter Nowogrodzki visited poet and fiction writer Jim Harrison a few months before his death, in this Los Angeles Review of Books interview, possibly Harrison’s last. Introduction JIM HARRISON, a writer who, according to the London Sunday Times, had “immortality in him,” died at the age of 79 on March 26, 2016. Two months earlier, […]

Miscellaneous and Fast

Cultural Offering: What would Jim Harrison eat? Anderson Layman's Blog: Carl Sandburg on happiness. FutureLawyer is going full Epictetus. Clive James chats with David Hockney. [HT: Arts & Letters Daily] Sippican Cottage looks back at Unorganized Hancock. Althouse on the story of a Trump sign-grabber. Matthew Lang takes an Aviemore break.

Thomas McGuane and Callan Wink Talk Writing and Fishing

2 years agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

Acclaimed author Thomas McGuane and writer Callan Wink talk about the state of the short story, Western literature’s ranching clichés, and their mutual friend the late author Jim Harrison, all while sitting in a fifteen-foot drift boat. “And, yes,” writes … more ?

STET: Terry McDonell and the Art of the Editing

The legendary magazine editor and author of the new memoir, The Accidental Life shares his experiences working with the likes of Hunter S. Thompson, Jim Harrison, and Jimmy Buffett.

It's time for NHS England to 'do the right thing' and fund PrEP for HIV prevention

It is time for NHS England to "do the right thing" and fund pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV prevention, argue two senior public health doctors in The BMJ today. Directors of public health Jim McManus and Dominic Harrison, say...Show More Summary

Marvin Harrison asks Jim Irsay to present him at the Hall of Fame

Colts owner Jim Irsay will have a big role in Canton next month. Irsay revealed on Twitter that Harrison has asked him to present him for induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame used to allow each enshrinee to choose one player to deliver a speech on his behalf. But…

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