23 Apr 19
pithyopine pdx-independent

Here’s a random analysis of the Wings catalogue of songs from 1971-1979 (I’m including some songs from Ram which is technically pre-Wings era). Three categories: pop syrup, classic rock, really sophisticated. The pop syrup had a lot of top 40 success but I recall being into the lesser known classic rock tunes with simple, sometimes […]

20 Apr 19
One Step Brighter

01 – Betty Page Is Back 02 – Melissa 03 – St. James Infirmary Gretschen Hofner  

16 Apr 19
Cultural Detective Blog

Cultural Detective Ukraine co-author Elena Shliakhovchuk has just released an extensive literature review of “cultural literacy” that clarifies and critically assesses the term’s history, evolution, and modern meaning. “An analysis and summary … of common trends for a new set of skills and competencies necessary for success in the twenty-first century, studied by policy-making institutions like UNESCO, […]

16 Apr 19
Sam Ash Used Gear

This is a 6 string Hofner bass guitar. The body on the bass is in overall good condition but has some small nicks on it. There is a problem with the bracing of the passive/active switch on it. There is no case included with this bass.

16 Apr 19
The Open Road Ahead

“It’s been a long time since I rock and rolled been a long time since I did the stroll let me get it back, let me get it back let me get it back, baby where I come from…” –Rock and Roll, Led Zeppelin Muddy Waters. Jeff Beck. Ringo Starr. Jimi Hendrix. Buddy Holly. Lars […]

15 Apr 19
Rolling in Budapest

THEY ARE COMING TO HUNGARY FOR THE FIRST TIME! THE CITY OF EGER – MAY, 12. 2019. “John Lennon’s Original Quarrymen – the band who were on stage with John Lennon on Saturday July 6th, 1957 (the day John met Paul McCartney) – got back together in 1997 to celebrate the most momentous meeting in […]

15 Apr 19

  SUMMARY In the film’s prologue, two geological researchers for the American multinational corporation NTI encounter an ancient alien laboratory on Titan, the largest moon of Saturn. In the lab is an egg-like container which is keeping an alien creature alive. The creature emerges and kills the researchers. Two months later, the geologists’ spaceship crashes […]

10 Apr 19
Cultural Detective Blog

For over a decade we have been talking about the fact that developing intercultural competence is a process and a commitment, not a one-shot event. Recently our senior trainer of facilitators, Tatyana Fertelmeyster, interrupted her usual incisive yet humorous social commentary on LinkedIn to share a personal rant: “I am getting so tired of [the] conversation [that] […]

09 Apr 19

Bowed string instruments are a subcategory of string instruments that are played by a bow rubbing the strings. The bow rubbing the string causes vibration which the instrument emits as sound. The main purpose of the Global Bowed String Instrument Market Report is to show the changing structure of the market and to tell about the various […]

08 Apr 19
Admit One Film Addict

Director: William Malone Starring: Stan Ivar, Wendy Schaal, Lyman Ward, Robert Jaffe, Diane Salinger, Klaus Kinski . USA. 1h 37m I feel a little bad for suggested that this is just another Alien (1979) rip off, but it’s obvious that it’s highly inspired by the late 70’s classic, but it does a little something extra […]

08 Apr 19

Global Bass Guitar Market Research Report presents point by point data on the current market trends, future advancement extension and industry growth is displayed. The business techniques connected for Bass Guitar development are clarified. Every single significant component like market share, Bass Guitar geographical regions, market drivers, CAGR esteem and market factors are assessed. The […]