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The new blog is about my history with the Fender Rhodes piano.  This is part one of two.  It’s the most detailed blog yet.  It includes a fantastic story (literally), mp3s of classic Rhodes sounds (yes, I recorded them), and incriminating photos from the 1970s (that’s not hair, that’s a shrub).
As always, please subscribe while you’re there.  It helps, thanks.
In honor of the Rhodes electric piano and it’s jazz heritage my special merch offer for August is:
Arc of the Circle (improv music with Jeff Coffin, Marc Ribot, Derrek Phillips)
Love Press Ex-Curio (jazz w/Ravi Coltrane, James Genus, Kurt Rosenwinkel)

Both CDs for only 10 dollars.

ALL YOU HAVE TO DO is send a PayPal payment to cwilliamashworth@mac.com.  Any questions?  Send email to the same address. Free shipping.
For those of you that follow our work with Art House America, the blog has new articles up, including a Kristen Russell interview with “Lit” author Mary Karr and a piece each from Jenni Simmons and Eric Volz.  This coming Thursday, August 12th there will be another fresh batch up.  Here’s what’s coming in the next month or so: A Kristen Russell interview with “Little Bee” author Chris Cleave, pieces from Christi Foist, Jenni Simmons, Lanier Ivester, Andi Ashworth on Raising Artful Children – A Grandmother’s Perspective, Steve Garber on the epistemology of Love, Nancy Sleeth on Creation Care, and yours truly riffing on Jack Kerouac, Gary Snyder, and the search for the ecstatic life.

Artist Retreat w/Christian Spiritual emphasis

Please consider joining us for an artist retreat October 21-24 at  Laity Lodge in Texas (near Kerrville, fly into San Antonio). This will be a rich time of conversation, table fellowship, recreation, rest, and teaching.  Laity is a special place on the planet. I hope you can make it.  I’ll be joined by Gideon Strauss, Andi Ashworth, Steven Purcell, Julie Lee, Nathan Brown, and Jenny White.  We’ll all be there serving in one or more capacities.
We do our best to keep the cost of this retreat as affordable as possible ($250), and registration is now available  online. If you have any registration questions, please contact Ann Jack by email ( annjack@laitylodge.org) or phone (830-792-1207). If you have any questions about the program, send your inquiries to me at the addy below.

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Bert McCracken of The Used Photo by Aaron Berkshire

Let's Get to the Heart of Things

"Music is our everything; we live and die for it. It’s our way to be human, so making songs that make that deep human connection is really important for The Used." In a new age of releasing music in a socially-distanced world, Bert McCracken and The Used face the challenge of human connection when physical connection is taboo. HM contributing writer Andrew Voigt dives in with McCracken about The Used's new album, Heartwork, his absence on social media, and why 2020 will be the year of rice.


Photo by Aaron Berkshire

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The Pop-Punk Silver Lining

"I would hope from all of this madness we will come out of it and we're better equipped to understand and have compassion for each other." Releasing a new album during an historical epoch is certainly unique, and, for Neck Deep's 'All Distortions are Intentional,' the band looks to the future with a hopeful – and, yes, unique – approach.


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