http://www.npr.org/v2/?i=105122558&m=105231647&t=audio Bill McHenry is such a King-Kong tenor player. I see him every time I’m in NYC at the Vanguard. I’ve never heard anyone play like Bill. We talked in the back of Vanguard after his first set there with Paul Motian last November about the scoring that he’d done for the film ‘The Visitor’.Continue reading “21 June 2011.”
Michael Clayton: [the phone rings] There’s no play here. There’s no angle. There’s no champagne room. I’m not a miracle worker, I’m a janitor.
And then is heard no more. It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing. WS
I thought Julian’s film did a terrific job of taking the viewer through three generations of Palestinian life. Something that I’d never seen presented on screen before. I never felt that the film was heavy handed in it’s portrayal of the struggle there between Israel and Palestine. It did make me think — the 63Continue reading “11 May 2011.”