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« Reply #280 on: January 24, 2019, 09:01:54 PM »

Inspired by the American Epic series here is a new post about Blind Willie Johnson's fabulous Dark Was The Night, Cold Was The Ground. Hey there is even a Fairport connection of sorts! In truth, I have become so enamored of this series that I am planning on making my own series of posts about the music from the boxset and documentary. It really is a treasure trove of American sounds. Reminds me of that line from The Blasters Song 'American Music'- 'We got the Louisiana Boogie and the Delta Blues, we got Country, Swing and Rockabilly Too. We got Jazz, Country Western and Chicago Blues, its the greatest music that you ever knew.

https://robpatdoy.wordpress.com/2019/01/24/dark-was-the-night-cold-was-the-ground/
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« Reply #281 on: February 25, 2019, 05:04:03 PM »

I have long been drawn to stories of adventure and the sea. Lord Franklin being no exception. Recently I read an excellent book by Michael Palin about Erebus. It inspired me to tell write a three part series, weaving in my own photos that are representative of the story, as well as some of the music inspired by Franklin's tale. Here is part one, featuring an instrumental track by Nightnoise. Part 2 should be completed for tomorrow. Climb on board!

https://robpatdoy.wordpress.com/2019/02/25/seeking-lord-franklin-part-1/
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« Reply #282 on: February 26, 2019, 06:34:12 PM »

Part 2 of my series about Lord Franklin is up. This one features the rescue attempts made, and features two songs-Martin Carthy’s version of Lord Franklin and a song known to all here-Mercy Bay by Fairport. Shares with your folkie/history/photographer pals appreciated!

https://robpatdoy.wordpress.com/2019/02/26/seeking-lord-franklin-part-2/
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« Reply #283 on: February 28, 2019, 11:30:26 AM »

Here is the conclusion of the Lord Franklin series, using Stan Rogers song Northwest Passage. This series started out in a purely historical vein, but in absorbing the words of Stan's song, it became something much more personal, relating to my life and what my frame of mind is these days. It can be found here. https://robpatdoy.wordpress.com/2019/02/27/seeking-lord-franklin-part-3/
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« Reply #284 on: March 07, 2019, 12:11:12 PM »

After finishing the Lord Franklin series, I wasn't quite done...not with Franklin's story, but about my own. That is what this post is about, with a little song by Chris Trapper to go with it.

https://robpatdoy.wordpress.com/2019/03/06/when-i-write/
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« Reply #285 on: March 07, 2019, 05:36:52 PM »

I am sure there was a song on the series Due South about franklins expedition
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« Reply #286 on: March 08, 2019, 05:19:21 PM »


I am sure there was a song on the series Due South about franklins expedition


Interersting, thanks Brendan. Wondering if it was Northwest Passage by Stan Rogers...Canadian singer/Canadian series.
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I am sure there was a song on the series Due South about franklins expedition


Interersting, thanks Brendan. Wondering if it was Northwest Passage by Stan Rogers...Canadian singer/Canadian series.i will see if I can find out but that does sound familiar
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I am sure there was a song on the series Due South about franklins expedition


Interersting, thanks Brendan. Wondering if it was Northwest Passage by Stan Rogers...Canadian singer/Canadian series.
it is Northwest passage which is used in the last ever episode
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« Reply #289 on: April 09, 2019, 04:42:42 AM »

After reading about, thinking about, and writing about the Arctic and Lord Franklin for almost all of February, I thought a more inland pursuit was necessary. How about a trip to the woods, with a song by Dar Williams about precisely that subject!

https://robpatdoy.wordpress.com/2019/04/08/go-to-the-woods/
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« Reply #290 on: April 09, 2019, 03:30:23 PM »

Oops...bad link-

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« Reply #291 on: May 22, 2019, 11:58:19 AM »

Drawing inspiration from two sources-an old vintage camera I purchased awhile back together with the beautiful sounds of J.S. Ondara, here is a new post for you all-

https://robpatdoy.wordpress.com/2019/05/22/one-at-a-time/
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« Reply #292 on: June 29, 2019, 12:14:15 PM »

After a few false starts, an unrelated bout of depression, and lack of time I can finally present the introduction and first part of my new New York punk series. Part 1 includes music by The Velvet Underground and New York Dolls. Hoping to have Part 2 finished within a week.

https://robpatdoy.wordpress.com/2019/06/28/new-york-punk-new-wave-an-introduction/

https://robpatdoy.wordpress.com/2019/06/28/new-york-punk-new-wave-part-1-velvet-dolls/
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