John Barleycorn Must Die

Fr. Peck has another fun topic for us to blog about – Bread or Beer.  Bread is pretty much non-existent in my life these days, and beer is reserved for drinking during our Tuesday night gigs and the ceremonial beer during a typical Patriots beat-down.  Below is...

Memory Eternal

This photo came up in my Twitter feed today.  I follow a Twitter account that posts cool pictures from history, and today it posted what is thought to be the last known photo of Bob Marley before he passed away from cancer.  The photo is historically important but...

Glogg

Day 33’s topic is about holiday beverages.  I was delighted to see this because I plan on making glogg – mulled wine – this year.  I have had it before but never heated it up with the fruits and spices myself.  I will be making it with port, but you...

Handel’s Messiah

Our assignment today is Handel’s Messiah.  The written word cannot do Handel’s work justice, of course, so I think it is best to leave you with an excerpt of one of the first complete or nearly complete recordings that was made of it, with Sir Thomas...

Set List

Today is a blogger’s choice day in the 40 Days of Blogging exercise, so I thought I would post the set list from my jam session tonight with Brian and Dave.  This is Orthodoxy-related; we were rehearsing for the next Orthodoxy On Tap, where we will play in the...