Scratch A Rock

Posted in Where Nothing Rhymes by Bharat Iyer on June 14, 2010

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Posted in Music by Bharat Iyer on June 10, 2010

I never tire of this song.

The video is from a 1961 performance at Baden-Baden, Germany

John Coltrane – soprano sax, tenor sax
Eric Dolphy – flute and alto sax
McCoy Tyner – piano
Elvin Jones – drums
Reggie Workman – bass

Posted in Miscellany by Bharat Iyer on June 4, 2010

A bald, older version of me sitting with Hemingway at a cafe somewhere in the hills, even if only in someone’s dream, makes my day. Especially if I was sexier than Hemingway.

If Only Writers Got Red Carpet Launches…

Posted in Miscellany, Writing by Bharat Iyer on June 1, 2010

…and got to sign autographs on women’s breasts.

Is it just me or does the name ‘Nikki Heat’ have stripper/porn-star written all over it?

Perhaps a reference to the Bond girls? When I was younger, the suggestiveness in their names drove me mad.

I saw a bit of Castle the other day. These things struck me.