Links for 8/16/20

The plastic we use unthinkingly every day is killing our planet – and slowly but surely killing us


 

Wandrè – L’artista della chitarra elettrica


 

Short Series Co. Ft Dylan Cox__long Version


 

The Roots Of Ska: From Tennessee, Through Jamaica To The Best of British


 

The Big Green Lie


 

Chongolio


 

Transforming Vintage Cars to Electric


 

Permalink Hank B. Marvin interview – July 23, 2019 (NAMM.org – Oral Histories series)


 

Water


 

High on a Cool Wave (1968)


 

Brilliant Corners: Papua New Guinea, Chapter One

Links for 7/14/20

P.F. Sloan: Let’s Live for Today


 

Seafood fraud: why your Mediterranean swordfish might actually be shark


 

Keystone XL Pipeline Stays Blocked in U.S. Supreme Court Order


 

The Celestial Sounds of The Space Agency


 

David Stone Martin & Mary Lou Williams


 

Our World: Summer 1963 (1987)


 

The Tongan Castaways of Ata Island | Surviving with one of the six boys


 

Canada: DNA discovery lends weight to First Nations ancestral story


 

must we burn the single blade


 

California’s Indigenous History Is a Story of Genocide and Resistance


 

The Fender Jazzmaster


 

“Spooky Boy” – Mathieu Maréchal with Dusty Springfield. Vid by Thomas Lodin

Revelation Marrakech Quartertone Guitar Demo Video

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Here’s a guitarist (I assume from Azerbaijan) who put some quarter tone frets on his trusty Jolana Tornado.

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This guitarist put only one extra fret between the second and third regular ones, and is playing a melody more familiar to western ears.

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What comes after more and more frets? That’s right – no frets:

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Here’s a video of a guitar with movable (Lego) frets.

Links for 6/7/19

Scarborough Bay: 1905


 

A Brief History of the Acoustic Guitar


 

Protect Our Ocean


 

Portable Wind Turbine charger that allows you to charge your devices in nature


 

‘Gas Is a Loser and It’s Time to Move On’: Report Debunks Myth That Natural Gas Can Help Fight Climate Crisis


 

Billy Childish Man In The Mouth of A Cave Exhibition Prints


 

UN chief concerned nuclear ‘coffin’ leaking in Pacific


 

Los Angeles, Sunset Strip, 1965-1969

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Vintage Hawaii 8mm ’69 pt 3

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Links for 4/17/19

Big Religion May Have Gotten Too Much Credit for the Evolution of Modern Society

 


 

Snow-powered nanogenerator works where solar panels don’t


 

Brad’s Page of Steel


 

www.revoltmotorbikes.com


 

Norway’s Kon-Tiki museum to return thousands of Easter Island artefacts


 

Mai Tais Are Better Than You Think


 

Video of a cute bubble car from 1942

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Cocktail of the week: the media luna


 

Join LGC Singapore’s monthly gatherings!


 

Listening to Nature: How Sound Can Help Us Understand Environmental Change


 

Climate Change As A Matter Of International Security


 

Reverb 10,000: The Tiki Men Story