Sandinista! – Images of Nicaragua

My travels recently took me through Nicaragua, and I remembered the Clash put out a triple album named Sandinista!, so I felt it would make for a good post. If you recall, the Clash were never shy about social topics or politics in their music (e.g. “Spanish Bombs“), so the name Sandinista! shouldn’t come as a surprise. Without being longwinded (you can read more via Google and Wikipedia), the album title refers to the  rebels, i.e. the […]

On the Road…Looking…Into the Eyes of the Tenorman…Down into the Abyss

More than 2 months have passed since my last blog post, and I’ve had the urge to write, but the problem is, I haven’t been able peg down a solid topic. The days come and go, and a well-focused blog topic – as opposed to new songs, which are flowing fine – has eluded me. Since my last post, I’ve uprooted from Rio de Janeiro, seen a good part of Bolivia (Santa Cruz, Samaipata, Sucre, Potosí, Uyuni, La […]