Jam for the Fans and Bloomsday
Katryna and me at the open mic/Nields Karaoke Friday evening at the Tuesday Market Space behind Thornes. (Photo by Jeff Strass). We thought at the moment to sing a non-Nields song, and so chose “Lovely Rita,” which we ought to remember. But she forgot the words and I forgot the chords. So we sang “Easy People” instead.
Much have I seen and known; cities of men
And manners, climates, councils, governments,
Myself not least, but honoured of them all;
And drunk delight of battle with my peers,
Though much is taken, much abides; and though
We are not now that strength which in old days
Moved earth and heaven; that which we are, we are;
One equal temper of heroic hearts,
Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will
To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.
More photos of Jake’s are here.
Recording Day 6 & 7
Two weeks ago, we recorded three tracks (“Full Catastrophe,” “Last Train Home,” “Back at the Fruit Tree”) with a new drummer, Zak Trojano. He plays with Peter Mulvey, among others,…