My First Ride On the Tube

The Underground or the “tube” as it’s also referred to is one of London’s public transportation systems. Recently while traveling abroad, I got to take my first ride on one. Destination, Brixton It was a humid, but clean and quiet ride.  Not far from one of the stations was a gift shop that had a…

Summer, Summer, Summertime

Whether it’s Memorial Day, your last day of classes or the semester, your first trip of the season to the beach or the shore. Whenever this song comes on: It’s summertime. A nod to DJ Jazzy Jeff and The Fresh Prince this Cool Shirt Friday. -Cool Shirt Guy, driving with windows down, and signing off.

Dilla

J-Dilla, Dilla Dog, Jay Dee, or whichever one of his monikers you wanted to call him. The late, great James DeWitt Yancey‘s musical DNA in intertwined with some of my favorite songs from the past couple of decades and continues to inspire today. I have several t-shirts that either acknowledge him or his works, and…