Been Watchin’ This vid…
Over and Over AGAIN.
OF LATE. WHY? Because I Am Certifiable NUTS–That is Why! Oh, And Because I am A Hopeless Romantic–With-An Ever-Feeling, Bleeding Heart. Yet, I Still Always Vote Republican! “Walking Contradiction?” Oui! C’est Moi!
“Nobody stopped to hear him
Though he played so sweet and high They knew he had never Been on their t.v. So they passed his music by I meant to go over and ask for a song Maybe put on a harmony… I heard his refrain As the signal changed He was playing real good, for free”
over and over and over past few days.
Why? I suppose it’s because I have discovered the HBO gig: Treme.
It’s mostly about music, street music and street musicians. And I love it. Highly reccomend it. Also recommend Spike Lee’s documentary on NOLA and Katrina: When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts
Joni’s performance of “For Free” has always moved me, but now it has more meaning and I finally ‘get it’.
Take a look.
–Lancers: A Real Good Blog (For Free)
Tell all yer friends, y’all.