Monthly Archives: August 2005

Newport Folk Festival

Saturday I went for the day to the Newport Folk festival with my friend Brian. Hot sun: We baked for eight hours on the grass listening to music. The festival rolled right along, most of it pretty good. We saw … Continue reading

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The Plough and Stars (continued)

I heard a rumor that the bar closed due to problems with their lease after some new people moved in upstairs, two floors above, and complained about noise. Excuse me, but when you move in over an established bar, I … Continue reading

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¿Quién Diablos es Juliette?

(Eng: Who the Hell is Juliette?) This is a charming little mock-mocumentary (!) by Mexican music video director Carlos Marcovich. The best summary I’ve found is here. The film makes Cuba look very appealing, Italian sex tourists very much not … Continue reading

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Dennis Oil Can Boyd, July 4th

I finally developed my pictures of Oil Can pitching for the Brockton Rox at Campanelli Stadium against the Bangor Grays, July 4, 2005.

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Thunder and lightning

Great storm last night. Woke me up. Huge flashes, sometimes quite close. I honestly can’t remember the last time I experienced a storm like that. Growing up in Maryland, they were regular fixtures of summer nights. Much later, the year … Continue reading

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