Garrard

18 Feb 19
Americana UK

Where do dreams come from ?  In the case of Lonesome Shack’s ‘New Dream‘ which we premiere here, the simple answer is from singer and guitar finger-picker Ben Todd.  Digging a little deeper and the rich and sunny country-blues which drifts along at a steady pace as Ben Todd sings that “Tear me away from […]

17 Feb 19
Antinuclear

News Corp attacks scientists assessing Adani coalmine – and ignores science, Guardian, Sarah Bekessy Hugh Possingham, James Watson, Georgia Garrard and Alex Kusmanoff, 16 Feb 19  Damaging the credibility of scientists when we need their fearless advice more than ever is socially irresponsible and morally reprehensible. Scientists unite against Adani attack on report into endangered finch  The relentless, […]

17 Feb 19
The Technojunk Files

Vinyl record playing equipment is of course still on sale today – from featherweight plastic tat to expensive audiophile decks, but sadly not much in between. It wasn’t always like this, and what we have here are two examples of lower- to mid-range hi-fi prior to the Japanese invasion. Both are three-speed, idler wheel-drive ‘automatic […]

17 Feb 19
Paul Garrard, artist - News

Video/Soundscape inspired by walking. Excerpts from a walk around Norwich

17 Feb 19
Paper + Oil

There are a multitude of ways to spin vinyl but for many the classic idler wheel tables of the 50’s and 60’s have always held a certain appeal. You know the names: Garrard, Thorens, EMT, Lenco et al. There’s something about the idler sound — propulsive, driven, vividly musical — that has given these ancient beasts a cult following […]

17 Feb 19
A person in Long term recovery tries Minimalism

It has been a minute since I’ve written. My daughter’s senior year got busy then off to college. Then our youngest daughter’s senior year. Life on life’s terms. Yet all the wile I’ve continued to read and study and design our tiny house. I’ve joined sites and listened to others on what works for them […]

17 Feb 19
Last Page Memoirs

The first book that I’ve read and I can remember what day I’ve finished. Boy Erased by Garrard Conley. Date Finished: 10/02/2019 Background Melissa a friend from Sydney read this book during our road trip down the South Coast of New South Wales, Australia. I thought the cover looked cool. Four days before Christmas standing […]

16 Feb 19
News Archives Uk

Police call upon information after stealing a number of valuable watches in a burglary. The thieves struck at a house in Laverick Road, Jacksale, between 9 pm and 9:40 pm on February 9. They took off with a number of jewels, including an Asprey and Garrard cross pendant and a replica Cartier love bracelet, made […]

16 Feb 19
Jesse Garrard

My last post was a series of wide-angle interiors of buildings at Bannack Ghost Town.  I used the wide-angle lens to amplify the emptiness of the rooms, symbolizing metaphorically the “ghost town” idea.  But then I wanted to do something a little less metaphorical, and a little more literal, so I decided to photograph an […]

14 Feb 19
Prime Time Sports Talk

Though it’s technically an “agreement in principle,” as ESPN’s Adam Schefter put it, it appears Joe Flacco is being shipped out to Denver by the Baltimore Ravens. Breaking: Baltimore has agreement in principle to trade former Super Bowl MVP Joe Flacco to the Broncos, league sources told ESPN. Trade cannot be processed until new NFL […]

14 Feb 19
NSC Student Leadership Blog

Two weeks ago, I marked my one year anniversary of living in the United States. With the exception of a slight hiccup where I changed my name and gender and moved across the country, I spent my whole life pretty much doing what I was supposed to. I was always nice to my little sister. […]

14 Feb 19
IEEE Texas State

Welcome to our members page! “There’s nothing I believe in more strongly than getting young people interested in science and engineering, for a better tomorrow, for all humankind.” — Bill Nye Spring 2019 –Coming Soon– Don’t forget to pay your dues to see your name here! Fall 2018 Wilson Benitez Stephanie Lopez Jason Blackert Joel […]

14 Feb 19
Toronto Sun

A 16-year-old boy was arrested on Valentine’s Day for a home invasion last week in Ajax. Durham Regional Police say a search warrant was executed Thursday at a Whitby home near Garrard Rd. and Rolling Acres Dr., southeast of Taunton and Thickson Rds., and the teen was taken into custody on numerous charges for the […]

14 Feb 19
Global Warning

In this blog post I will be reviewing Chapter 7 of Greg Garrard’s book Ecocriticism. In this chapter, entitled ‘Animals’ Garrard explores the relationship between humans, animals and the natural world. Three elements of this chapter that I found interesting are presented below. Firstly, Garrard begins by differentiating the agendas of environmentalism and animal liberation. In this […]

14 Feb 19
Kentucky Kindred Genealogy

My Valentine gift to you is a list of marriages in Kentucky from the earliest days to the year 1800.  We are interested in marriages records of all years, but those very early marriages seem to be prized most.  Twenty Kentucky counties are included in this list: Fayette County – formed May 1, 1780, an […]