Monthly Archives: March 2009

Coolness Is SO Last Year

I just got back from a morning jog, listening to my iPod as always. “Stairway to Heaven” came on, and the line “A new day will dawn, for those who stand long,” played as I approached my sunlit house, my … Continue reading

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Me and Zane

My friend Ryan took this photo of me jamming with his son, Zane. This photo is why I teach.

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The Mother of All Funk Chords

Sampling in the age of YouTube. There’s something about squishing together all those YouTubers, many of whom would rank low on the funkometer on their own, that makes every one of them funkalicious. Maybe it’s just the music—everyone in earshot … Continue reading

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