Happy! May 26, 2001
Subject: Happy! May 26|
From: Abby Sale
Date: 26 May 01 - 11:06 AM
Moondog (Louis Thomas Hardin)
The landmark New York City street artist
(AMG bio: http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=Byc4uak3k5m3k )
Gunman, John Wesley Hardin
was ALSO born on 5/26 in 1853
(d8/19/1894, when Marshal John Selman shot him in the
I have no information he & Moondog were related.
The old songs, the old stars,
see Lomax & Lomax, American Ballads & Folk Songs, p123
Subject: RE: Happy!|
Date: 27 May 01 - 01:38 AM
You know, I am SO glad I was finally alerted to the "Happy" threads from Abby...
Now, as self-anointed Apprentice Link Fairy:
Thanks for the great info!
Subject: RE: Happy! May 26, 2001|
Date: 31 May 18 - 06:44 AM
Moondog: Sound of New York
"Huey Morgan returns to his home city to learn more about Moondog, his life and his music. He discovers how Moondog went on to influence other musicians, including Phillip Glass, and how his work is continuing to be used and adapted to this day."
"The programme also includes rare recordings of Moondog speaking in the early 1980s."
bbc iPlayer Radio app
(then click the '+' on the programme's web page
then on the app click
Menu > My Radio > Listen Later)