“Sweethaven” is the anthem for the town in the movie “Popeye” (yeah, that one – directed by Robert Altman, starring Robin Williams & Shelley Duvall). The song was written by Harry Nilsson and originally arranged by Van Dyke Parks. I don’t know or don’t remember how Chandler found out about it, but he sent it [...]
“Mid-Morning in Moscow” – live at Bubala’s By the Bay in Provincetown, MA on September 5, 2013, recorded in our patented new Behind-the-Band Horrend-o-Phonic method by The Valet.
Chandler & I were driving to some off-Cape show recently, listening to the last few songs from the final Bubala’s show of the 2013 season, when the [...]
“Lonely Teardrops” -the White Prince live at the Wellfleet Beachcomber, Labor Day, 2013, with instrumental accompaniment by the Incredible Casuals (aka the Brain Bats of Venus). Recorded by Chris Blood and Fred Boak.
As His Paleness put it so well, “oh! the humanity!” The White Prince is my favorite singer; I believe He makes all [...]
One of my favorite persons in the world was Sonic Trout head honcho Chris Blood’s mom, Ruth Blood, who died a few weeks ago at the age of 89. Ruth was an enthusiast, interested in everything, and always a straight shooter and a refreshingly no bullshit type. She loved music and commotion, to the [...]
We’re back to video for this week’s “Song of the Weak!!!”
Our friend Chef Tony Scungilli, chef/owner of one of our favorite Cape Cod restaurants Terra Luna and DJ/host of The Squid Jigger’s Blend show on community radio WOMR/WFMR, shot this video of the Philharmonette playing “Charley’s Prelude.” Originally based on Chopin’s Prelude in E [...]