I have discovered that the Columbus Metropolitan Library has an EBook program, and you can download a free reader for your iPad, and borrow "books" from the comfort of your home, or your office, or your warehouse, or where ever you have a decent WiFi connection. And reading on a tablet is much more satisfying than I had imagined.
Further, I have discovered that iTunes Radio will find you some pretty cool stuff. I based a station on Omar and the Howlers an electric Texas blues band with one of the coolest names I have ever heard, and while listening to that station I discovered "Mercury Blues" performed by David Lindley. "Mercury Blues" was written in 1949, and is such a cool song that almost anybody who sings it sounds pretty darned good, and, a lot of people sang that song over the years. But, I like the David Lindley version the best.
|I liked it so much I bought it.|
My friend, John, who knows about these things, told me that David Lindley made his name playing inexpensive guitars, and absolutely shredding on them,
It has been a week of learning, and discovery. I am exhausted, and can't wait for the weekend.