Wednesday, May 24, 2017

DicksnJanes #621: gratitudinalhappiness

The Scarborough Dude is feeling very happy, very grateful, very blessed.

Bounce Me Brother With A Solid Four - Andrews Sisters - Rumors Are Flying
Gotta Right to Sing the Blues - Louis Armstrong - Louis Armstrong Greatest Hits
Everybody's Talkin' - Louis Armstrong - Louis Armstrong Greatest Hits

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

DicksnJanes #620: anothersadloss

Kent Spencer: A Good Man
Just listen. Or don’t. It doesn’t matter.

Something Better Change - The Stranglers - Cool Britannia - Britain's Best From The 70's
Feeling Alright With the Crew - 999 - Cool Britannia - Britain's Best From The 70's
Gangsters - The Specials - Cool Britannia - Britain's Best From The 70's 

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

DicksnJanes #619: moreofthesame

You really think I’m going to remember what I talked about? I’m guessing beer, friendship, books, hangups… 

Let There Be Drums - Sandy Nelson - Let's Dance - 100 Original 1960s Hits
Wheels - The String-A-Longs - Let's Dance - 100 Original 1960s Hits
Rinky Dink - Dave 'Baby' Cortez - Let's Dance - 100 Original 1960s Hits

Special thanks to  St. Mary Axe for generous samples of their excellent bitter! Seriously, it's great - I want more! And to my favourite bar, The Only Cafe, which is getting too popular now, so go find another place, we need the front table!

Wednesday, May 03, 2017

DicksnJanes #618: morebeer

The Barstool Buddha & Barnacle Bill
More from Vancouver, then back home to Bluffers Park.

Drink Canada Dry - David Allan Coe   
No Beer in Heaven - John Hartford - Oh Brother Where Art Thou
I Like Beer - Tom T. Hall   

Monday, May 01, 2017

DicksnJanes #617: Vancookies

Number One Son
The Scarborough Dude enjoys Vancouver.

My Old Man - Mac Demarco - This Old Dog
Me Gusdtas Tu - Manu Chao - Próxima Estación: Esperanza
Freakin Out The Neighborhood - Mac Demarco - 2

Friday, April 28, 2017

DicksnJanes #616: herewegoagain

The Scarborough Dude starts off in Bluffers Park, and ends up on the east side of Vancouver.

Mama Call - Manu Chao - Clandestino
Bongo Bong - Manu Chao - Clandestino
Pledging My Time - Bob Dylan - Blonde On Blonde
Grantchester Meadows - Pink Floyd - Umma Gumma

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

DicksnJanes #615: thelongwayhome

The great Timothy Leary needlepoint Kenneth & Erica gave me!
Guess what the chemical compounds represent?
The Scarborough Dude detours to Blue Knob, and takes a long but beautiful drive home.

Saturday, April 08, 2017

DicksnJanes #614: whereamI?

Royal Dixie Apartments, Dorval: 1971?
The Scarborough Dude hears proof of God on the radio, but misses out on a Cracker Barrel dinner. The penultimate episode of the Florida trip.

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

DicksnJanes #613: runningonempty

The Scarborough Dude takes you on a long stress-filled drive, with a happy ending. The road trip south continues.