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Ted Gioia
Ted Gioia writes on music, literature and pop culture. Author of 11 books including the forthcoming Music: A Subversive History (Basic Books, October 2019).
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Hans Mantel 6h
Stills from a very curious episode of the seventies television series "Kung Fu". David Carradine on bamboo flute, José Feliciano on guitar and Cannonball on alto! Who thought of putting those guys together?
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Ted Gioia 7h
If Foucault were alive today he would be writing about Google and Facebook—Silicon Valley has morphed into a strange place where "The Order of Things" intersects "Discipline and Punish."
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Today's new music recommendation: ScreenPlay, a new album from jazz vocalist Tierney Sutton featuring celebrated songs from motion pictures—this includes some of her best work to date.
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I'm delighted to announce that plans are underway to release my book Delta Blues in Italian—and the translator is the estimable music critic & historian , who has already done such outstanding translations of The History of Jazz and The Jazz Standards.
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Soviet Visuals 4 Nov 16
Rehearsal at the Moiseyev Dance Company, Moscow. The company was established in the USSR in 1937.
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BLUES addict 13h
【Blues artist photo】
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Jan Mieszkowski 13h
Top Reasons To Become A Philosopher 1) The tranquil bliss of wisdom and insight 2) The joy of making the world a better place 3) The unlimited opportunities for self-delusion
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Ted Gioia 14h
Company that sold drums back during Abraham Lincoln's administration is still operating today.
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A spreadsheet showing what art museum workers earn is going viral. I'd love to see music industry workers sharing this kind of data.
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Frank Zappa Coloring Book slated for release.
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Why most people will never hear high quality audio on streaming platforms.
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Darran Anderson 22h
Toledo metro station in Naples, designed by Oscar Tusquets Blanca, via
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Ted Gioia 21h
When all other weapons fail...
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Ted Gioia 22h
We knew the NBA would evolve into a global sports league. But who envisioned 2019: NBA Champion is in Canada NBA MVP is from Nigeria/Greece NBA Most Improved Player hails from Cameroon NBA Rookie of the Year is from Slovenia NBA Defensive Player of the Year is from France.
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Ted Gioia Jun 24
Sunset view from my front door this evening.
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Ted Gioia Jun 24
There was this service that allowed people without Instagram accounts to share jpegs.
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Ted Gioia Jun 24
Here's the trailer for the Toni Morrison documentary.
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Ted Gioia Jun 24
China is opening hundreds of museums every year, but many are under-used or even totally empty.
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