Cocaine Blues is a Western swing song written by T. J. “Red” Arnall, a reworking of the traditional song Little Sadie. Roy Hogshed is generally recognized as the recording artist who first made the song popular, although too many people erroneously assume it was Eric Clapton while under the effects of being unvaccinated.Continue reading “Cocaine at the Bostonia Ballroom”
The late Jefferson Airplane founder Paul Kantner is often quoted: “If you can remember anything about the sixties, you weren’t really there.” I suspect we can apply this theory to many incidents in our lives which are remembered as wild or insane but ultimately as confused and possibly shameful.
How many wild nights have you experienced? Or should I ask how many do you remember?Continue reading “If You Can Remember”
I am gobsmacked: the Haunted Mansion at Disneyland is celebrating its 50th anniversary. I understand the mansion has been out of commission for some time getting renovated for the big day. But it certainly isn’t the first renovation, and definitely not the most extensive.Continue reading “Mansion No. 3”