SimonGarfunkel photo GuyWebster  1965 1500 crop

an addendum to “the sounds of silence” article

WHILE RESEARCHING THE ARTICLE that I just pub­lished, I amassed al­most 5,000 words of in­for­ma­tion and more than three dozen im­ages. I deleted al­most one-third of those words and im­ages and ti­tled the com­pleted ar­ticle “Is It The Sounds Of Si­lence or The Sound Of Si­lence?” What was left behind—the flotsam and jetsam—is what you will find below: an ad­dendum to the orig­inal article! [Continue reading]

TimeMachine 1960 George first trip 1500 crop

traveling through time at 45 rpm (time travel records)

IT’S NO SECRET that most of us form strong emo­tional bonds with things during our teenage years. This in­cludes at­tach­ments to hu­mans (think your best friend), food (think pizza), even sports teams (think “Go, Phillies!”) This seems es­pe­cially so about music: usu­ally, what­ever the hits on the radio were that we loved when we were 15-years-old, we are going to love—for better or worse—until we are 95-years-old! [Continue reading]