Tuscan Hills.  Tuscany, Italy.  September 2012.

Tuscan Hills. Tuscany, Italy. September 2012.

If we, citizens, do not support our artists, then we sacrifice our imagination on the altar of crude reality and we end up believing in nothing and having worthless dreams.

Cold Specks - Winter Solstice

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The Raconteurs - Many Shades Of Black

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Ponytail Palm.  March 2013.

Ponytail Palm. March 2013.

Wild Belle - When It’s Over

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I believe in God, but not as one thing, not as an old man in the sky. I believe that what people call God is something in all of us. I believe that what Jesus and Mohammed and Buddha and all the rest said was right. It’s just that the translations have gone wrong.
Singing Bowl Upside Down. March 2013.

Singing Bowl Upside Down. March 2013.

Aretha Franklin - Don’t Play That Song

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Aloe Plant, Snow Day.  March 2013.

Aloe Plant, Snow Day.  March 2013.

Crystal Fighters - At Home

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As adults we try to relax from the never-ending quest for reason and order by drinking a little whiskey or smoking whatever works for us, but the wisdom isn’t in the whiskey or the smoke. The wisdom is in the moments when the madness slips away and we remember the basics.

Foxygen - Oh Yeah

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Buddha’s Garden.  March 2013.

Buddha’s Garden.  March 2013.

Tame Impala - Keep On Lying

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