‘Stir It Up’ by Bob Marley & The Wailers
good memories, thanks Bukowski
‘London Calling’ by The Pogues in Concert with Joe Strummer appearance
I was at the Chicago performance in this tour—the Pogues with the Strummer in December of ‘87 . Strummer’s appearance was a great surprise that night.
THIS CAKE WILL EAT YOU
In 1989, 52-year-old Long Island resident Joan Cook Carpenter passed away after succumbing to breast cancer — a battle which she had chosen to keep from her loved ones until her final days. In 1999, a decade after Joan’s death, her 29-year-old daughter, Karin, wrote her the following letter.