This Ruthless World is one of my favorite blogs. And her newest post is hilarious. A Tea Party guy reinvents Jesus to fit his personal ideas of what a man should be. And the blogger responds so thoroughly that there is nothing left to add.
Except to ask:
What would Jesus do according to this guy? Well, on Sabbath evening he would probably be whooping hippies’ asses and raising hell!
Posted in Music, Religion
Tagged bible revision, history, humor, jesus, opinie, Opinion, politics, Ray Wylie Hubbard, rwh, Tea Party, Up Against the Wall, what would jesus do, wwjd
Last night we went to a fundraising concert for our school. This year is its tenth anniversary! Bob Schneider was great by himself, better than the time we saw him with his band on the big stage at the Nutty Brown Cafe–less generic sounding. I had never seen Alejandro Escovedo, even though I’ve heard his performances announced on the local radio for years. He and his band were phenomenal. He has a violinist and a cellist along with a regular rock group and it gives it a wonderfully deep sound. Loved it.
So I thought I’d do a post listing a few of my favorite musicians that are based in and around Austin. Here goes. Continue reading
Posted in Music
Tagged Alejandro Escovedo, Austin live music, Austin Lounge Lizards, Bob Schneider, Butch Hancock, Carolyn Wonderland, Guy Forsyth, Iron and Wine, music, Ray Wylie Hubbard, The Eggmen, The Gourds, the Invincible Czars, Willy Nelson, Zydeco Blanco