Tuesday, May 22, 2012


The rhythm section is like a marriage. It can take months for bass and drums to lock. And it can take years before they begin to look like each other and their dogs. That's the advantage of scoring a pair  like Jerome and David. They have been playing together since Texas.  Texas was a long time ago.

The first time we all played together was last fall. Both Jeff and Amos had subbed out. It was like standing on the deck of a battleship. Kosi looked at me sideways across the room.
"There's a whole lot of blackness going on here."
"Yeah." I said. " It's The Goddess Lakshmi Blaxplosian Band."

We were reunited last Sunday. It started out a little tentatively. But by the end of the first set somebody jumped up and started dancing.  That's what's up.

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  1. Let me know if you ever bring it to the southern hemisphere - I will be cheering and SO there.

    You played so hard at the May 27 gig. Makes me a bit sad I'll not experience it again for a while - but so glad I got my sh*t together to go.


    1. We will make sure Brisbane is included in the Down Under Tour. :) TGL


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