Tuesday, April 20
Hope He's Having Breakfast In The Field
Strangely shocking news: I just found out today that Michael Hedges died. In 1997. I didn't hear about it at the time, but Gini found out via iTunes that a guitarist I used to like had passed. We thought it was a recent thing, but the news turns out to be 7 years old.
Here's the Associated Press obit: Car crash kills Windham Hill guitarist
God, he was an awesome player. Steve Kovacik turned me on to Michael Hedges when I was in the hospital. I used to listen to "Live on the Double Planet" over and over again. His song, "Woman of the World" is so beautiful...
All compounded things are impermanent.