Miles Davis – ‘Round About Midnight (1957) — The Ultimate Music Library (Reblog)

A review of the 1957 classic album by Miles Davis – ‘Round About Midnight.Miles Davis – ‘Round About Midnight (1957) — The Ultimate Music Library

Movie Tuesday: Martin Luther — Truth2Freedom’s Blog (Reblog)

https://www.youtube.com/embed/cSivGu_B3ls?version=3&rel=1&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&fs=1&hl=en&autohide=2&wmode=transparent Originally posted on Michelle Lesley: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cSivGu_B3ls October 31 is Reformation Day, so to get into the spirit, grab your popcorn bowl, and enjoy 1953’s Martin Luther.Movie Tuesday: Martin Luther — Truth2Freedom's Blog *October 31 is also Reformation Day. Martin Luther book.

THE BIRTHPLACE OF ROCK ‘N’ ROLL- SUN STUDIO-SUN RECORDS- MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE// SUN SOUNDS-“ROCKET 88”- JACKIE BRENSTON AND HIS DELTA CATS — slicethelife (Reblog)

https://www.youtube.com/embed/Gbfnh1oVTk0?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent 706 Union Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee- the home of Sun Studio- considered by many to be the birthplace of Rock “N” Roll. Sam Phillips-[pictured above} founded Sun Studio and Sun Records in the early 1950’s. At first he recorded the blues artists such as B.B. King and Howlin’ Wolf got their start at Sun- but … Continue reading THE BIRTHPLACE OF ROCK ‘N’ ROLL- SUN STUDIO-SUN RECORDS- MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE// SUN SOUNDS-“ROCKET 88”- JACKIE BRENSTON AND HIS DELTA CATS — slicethelife (Reblog)

The Man From Taured. So Where’s Taured?

Recently I posted a puzzle of a piece regarding the sudden, strange appearance of an individual in Prussia in 1850, a man calling himself Jophar Vorin. This man of mystery does not appear in many books but his supposed story can be gleaned online. Just over a century later in 1954, another unusual bearded man … Continue reading The Man From Taured. So Where’s Taured?

Photography: Brass Telecaster Saddles

There is something comforting about the style of the 1950s. I also love Americana, especially in black and white photography. Take these brass saddles on a Fender Telecaster guitar, one of the earliest and most iconic models of all time. These saddles have a character and quality uniquely their own, still as gorgeous and functional … Continue reading Photography: Brass Telecaster Saddles