The Details (Bucuresti) au un single produs cu mare grija, si care la inceput de iarna canadiana ma face sa visez cu ochii deschisi. Atentie la detaliul pe care l-au pus in ultimele secunde. Avec le soleil sortant de sa bouche e o gasca din Montreal cu nume imposibil, dar un groove de pe alt nivel.

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In 2001, primul meu an de emigrant la Toronto, am scris si inregistrat saptamanal o emisiune pe care am numit-o dupa un graffitti de pe un zid din Cluj: Canada, pamant romanesc.

Episodul din 31 martie 2001 e despre un “bun” obicei adus de emigranti din intreaga lume la Toronto, cu urmari diferite fata de acasa…

Coltul de sud vest al strazilor Merton cu Mt. Pleasant, Toronto, 1981 - sursa: Toronto Public Library
Coltul de sud vest al intersectiei Merton cu Mt. Pleasant, Toronto, 1981 – sursa: Toronto Public Library

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From Monday morning to Friday night, I drive to work. 45 minutes each way. I get to listen to the music I like. Some albums come and go, some go on heavy rotation. Heavy rotation is a radio term, and means a song that gets played around the clock many times.
This week's album in heavy-rotation in my car belongs to Otis Taylor and it is recently released: CONTRABAND.
Listen to an extract in the audio file below. Just click PLAY.

TODAY’s SHOW:

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TODAY’s SHOW (audio, 10 minutes)

A calm narration of my  pilgrimage to Jimi’s grave, May 2011, together with my best friend, Raz Van Constantine.

Three months after this visit, Raz (who was single) found the love of his life.

Jimi Hendrix memorial (grave)
Listen:
Download mp3: 2012 10 14 CIS Seeing Jimi
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