Links fro 12/14/19

Beatles, Jimi, Stones, Endless Summer – who’s the link? John Van Hamersveld!


 

New stuff from CJ Nelson by Steve Cleveland


 

The Extremely Fast Peopling of the Americas


 

Wie sind Tote auf Urlaub!


 

In Hawai’i, Plantation Tourism Tastes Like Pineapple


 

Climate change could end mortgages as we know them


 

Global Warming Will Drown Bangkok, Shanghai, Mumbai


 

Florida GOP leaders finally utter ‘sea level rise,’ lament ‘lost decade’


 

Lord Thing (1970, DeWitt Beall)


 

Ebony Steel Band – The Model


 

Surfing in Peru – in pictures

New Album by The James Hunter Six

Currently available for pre-order. Get your Popcorn while it’s hot.

Links for 11/29/19

Orville Peck: ‘I grew up feeling alienated – so I became a cowboy’


 

‘The Lion Sleeps Tonight’: The Ongoing Saga of Pop’s Most Contentious Song


 

Joe Davies outta Jersey on a Nuuhiwa Noserider replica – David would be impressed


 

Bruce Welch


 

Sumatran rhinoceros now extinct in Malaysia, say zoologists


 

Uncontacted tribes


 

Poorly planned Amazon dam project ‘poses serious threat to life’


 

Is global warming real?


 

Teenage Werewolf


 

As Climate Crisis Threatens to Put More Homes ‘Literally Underwater,’ Study Warns Big Banks Offloading Risky Mortgages Onto Taxpayers


 

Black America saddles up to own its cowboy heritage

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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Links for 9/22/19

America’s Great Climate Exodus is Starting in the Florida Keys


 

How the Surfers of Ireland’s Favourite Surf Town Are Championing Sustainability


 

This is what climate change looks like in Australia – in pictures


 

Charleston musicians are challenging Spotify’s business model at rallies across the country


 

Ten Unsung Italian Library Music Composers


 

How the Women of Standing Rock Are Building Sovereign Economies


 

Polynesian seafarers ‘discovered’ America long before Europeans, says DNA study


 

The Koch brothers tried to build a plutocracy in the name of freedom


 

Kustomrama


 

Ocean Film Festival


 

João Gilberto, a pioneer of bossa nova, has died at 88

Links for 9/14/19

In 1868 a Scottish castaway had to make a new life among the people of the Solomon Islands


 

Volkswagen is electrifying classic VW Beetles


 

Time Capsule: The cranking Haleiwa section from High On a Cool Wave


 

The Archivist: You Crazy Diamonds


 

Weather-related events are estimated to displace 143 million people by 2050 – but rising seas are already threatening tiny tropical nations. Can anything be done to help them?


 

Submissions are still open, and here’s the latest news from NSFF


 

Amazon fires: Bolsonaro actively trying to devastate rainforest, leaked documents show


 

The Climate Trail is a Free multi-platform game about climate refugees fleeing ever worsening conditions after inaction on climate has rendered much of the USA (and the world) uninhabitable. The game combines the adventure and play of the journey north with visual novel elements where characters reveal how and why this climate apocalypse unfolded.


 

The best street performance, ever! No competition…