Just Wow!

I’ve got to get to this place while I live out here! While many people are going in and out of the park, this video really puts things in perspective: people look like insects (especially the rock climbers near 2:45) scurrying about in the grand scheme of this untamable place. And I love the music Steven Bumgardner chose: Peter Gabriel‘s… Continue reading

Airport Express Is Out There Cool!

Today I took my stereo system from upstairs and placed downstairs in the new den. I connected the TV, DVD, and stereo system. Nothing out of the ordinary. However, I purchased an Airport Express for downstairs. I connected it as well. The wireless signal from my network was just too weak and unreliable for use downstairs. The Airport Express has… Continue reading

Ladies of Vocal Jazz

It’s pouring down rain.  I’m chilling out with a cup of Starbuck’s Earl Grey Tazo Tea listening to some of the great contemporary female jazz vocalists I really love while I update my web stuff.  Life is good. Diana Krall Lately I’ve been really enjoying Diana Krall’s sultry and deeply resonant jazz.  She is reminiscent of the old time jazz… Continue reading

iPod and iTunes

Apple, as in computer, certainly has made a comeback from their last near death experience about 5 years ago.  And I for one am very glad. A longtime Apple enthusiast, even I, yes me, almost gave up on them when I purchased my PowerTower 250!  When they came back, they did so with the coolest of cool: the iPod (or… Continue reading