Archive for March 15th, 2012

Shadow – Ah Coulda

Shadow – Ah Coulda

Some Comments:

  • This is a classic, excellent use of diction with humor added to the mix.

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  • Shadow at his very best
  • Classic
  • This is one of this best tracks ever!!!!!
  • He really is a legend!!!!

Gladys Knight – Midnight Train To Georgia

Gladys Knight – Midnight Train To Georgia

The following video is just the first of many you could choose after this:- one of her “signature songs”.

Gladys Knight and the Pips. Live at Chicago’s Regal Theater. South Side. Watch those Pips dance. This video catch the pips at their best. Watch those smooth moves.



By Ewalt Ainsworth                                     03 12 2012

In the heat of the winter a few short years ago Gt-Goatie called urging “come represent.”  His second mortgage and now wife, who originally hails from Buxton, welcomed me with open arms to the bustling christening off Norwood Street in East Orange, NJ.  Once settled, I realised that I was one of four people from Victoria.  House full, kitchen full and basement had standing room only.  I had to become a counter revolutionary and stand to attention and nurse the items of roti and curry, channa pockets, Creole food and dense beers as per request every 20 minutes or so.

While there that solitary Sunday but noise-filled party, I discovered village matters.  Every Buxtonian in the party did not make it a secret of his sovereignty; he/she spoke in superlatives and conducted every conversation in such a way that the village was good and could never be better because of the reservoir of the talent pool, knowledge base and the resourcefulness of the people.  One man, whose mother was from Victoria and father from Buxton, tried playing it both ways and succeeded.  Village matters.    Continue reading