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A Van Morrison Literary Playlist

by Alisha Casey One of our newest books features a collection of lyrics, both new and old, classic and rare, by one of the most influential lyricists and musicians of all time, Van Morrison. Lit Up Inside: Selected Lyrics by … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Ry Cooder’s Los Angeles Stories

Ry Cooder might be most known for his work as a musician, and a rather prolific one at that. He was a session guitarist on two legendary Rolling Stones albums Let it Bleed and Sticky Fingers. The slide guitar on “Sister Morphine”? – … Continue reading

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New from City Lights Publishers: Lit Up Inside by Van Morrison

by Alisha Casey When Van Morrison approached City Lights to publish the U.S. edition of his Lit Up Inside: Selected Lyrics, it felt like a perfect match. As David Meltzer states in his foreword to the book, “Morrison’s aesthetic, his … Continue reading

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