Perpetuum Jazzile

My wife pointed me to a video on YouTube -- a performance of Toto's "Africa", by a Slovenian jazz choir called Perpetuum Jazzile. "Africa" by Perpetuum Jazzile I hadn't heard of them before, and it's likely that you didn't either. You probably also didn't know they've been performing for 25 years. Originally founded in … Continue reading Perpetuum Jazzile

Our economy: a very distinctive photoplay

I found this photo of a truck advertising the Rialto Theatre on Shorpy. What perked my interest was the juxtaposition of the truck in front of the US Treasury Building. Although the photo was taken in 1925, it's somehow applicable to our times. Doesn't it seem strangely non-coincidental that a photoplay/movie truck would find itself … Continue reading Our economy: a very distinctive photoplay