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A technologically-impaired roving 'I' with a predilection for making interesting noise
Occupation: Photography and Music, but Renovation pays the bills (late)
Location: D'orkville, The Capital Of Stupid
Cream of the Crop: 03/03/2012
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walt sprinkle has been shared in 114 public circles
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|Author||Followers||Date||Users in Circle||Comments||Reshares||+1||Links|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Circle #shoesmonday #1 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many merci everyone!||2014-02-25 09:29:39||481||3||1||14||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Circle #shoesmonday #1 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many merci everyone!||2014-02-18 08:28:33||487||4||2||17||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Circle #shoesmonday #1 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many merci everyone!||2014-02-05 10:34:36||488||11||2||16||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Circle #shoesmonday #1 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many merci everyone!||2014-02-03 15:16:48||488||6||9||15||CC G+|
|Nina Pelletier||16,542||Thought today would be a good day to share my Canadian Circle . Some of the very best Canucks are right here on G+ with us :)||2014-01-25 19:12:58||471||2||1||4||CC G+|
|Daily Photography Themes||16,530||Curators CircleThe latest version of our curators circle.for +Pam Boling ;)||2013-09-04 20:09:32||430||9||2||12||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Thank you circle #shoesmonday #1Many thanks everyone!||2013-07-16 09:37:28||493||5||2||16||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||#shoesmonday circle #1Thank you everyone!||2013-07-03 16:27:05||493||6||1||12||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Circle #shoesmonday #1Thank you everyone!||2013-06-19 19:29:53||493||5||2||10||CC G+|
|David Bowden||37,036||Folks...It's that time again...Hey Google+It's my B&W circle share time! Each photographer in the circle is personally reviewed before being added. If you like B&W photography this is the circle of people to take a look at. PLEASE SHARE THIS CIRCLEPhotographersAre you a B&W shooter..? do you shoot over 40% of your images in B&W..? if so you need to be in this circle. Its one of the most shared on Google+.To learn what it takes to be included please visit this post:https://plus.google.com/u/0/112022983294967948367/posts/CvM99cDE1E9Thanks everyone, Enjoy !</david>||2013-06-08 09:47:35||493||17||10||25||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Thank you circle #shoesmonday #1 =)||2013-05-29 18:59:07||495||1||3||18||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Thank you circle #shoesmonday #1 =)||2013-05-21 14:36:13||495||5||2||14||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Thank you circle #shoesmonday =)||2013-05-08 10:18:15||500||5||1||19||CC G+|
|Shoes Monday||3,141||THANK YOU CIRCLE #shoesmonday ^^||2013-04-27 08:26:24||436||4||0||8||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Thank you circle #shoesmonday =))||2013-03-16 08:56:24||459||11||2||21||CC G+|
|Musicians on G+||4,797||Blues, Soul, and Funk MusiciansView bands/musicians in this circle: http://goo.gl/YTBefView underlying database: http://goo.gl/a30yTView most recent shared circles: http://goo.gl/EhCJaMusicians on G+ Community: http://goo.gl/4lRNeAdd a band/musician (any genre) to databaseFill out this form (http://goo.gl/aWK4w). Musicians who actively share their music on Google+ will be added to the database and to shared circles.#blues #soul #funk #music #sharedcircles #publiccircles #musicmonday #musiceveryday #musicbomb #MBPDCircles||2013-03-01 00:22:52||26||0||1||2||CC G+|
|Ellie Kennard||36,270||Sharing a Circle of Interactive Canadians with a Musician Friend Who is Crazy About CanadiansIf you received a notification of this, it is because you are included in this shared circle. +Toby Wilson lives in the UK but has frequently visited the East Coast of Canada with his partner in music/crime +Graham Breeze as Breeze and Wilson. He wanted a way to get to know more Canadians on G+ and so I thought this was the best way to introduce you all to him. He is, along with Graham, holding their first G+ musical hangout tomorrow afternoon (check out his page for details), as +Breeze & Wilson if you can tune in I am sure you will be well entertained.||2013-02-20 20:08:28||186||46||8||30||CC G+|
|#MetallicMonday||1,156||Alright I thought It'd be time for a contributor circle share again - and also a question to the contributors and fans of the theme.But first of I want to thank all the contributors so far for their great submissions!Anyway now for the question part: I've been consindering to start a community (in addition to the page) for the Theme too. what are your thoughts? do you prefer to (hash-)tag and mention page or would you prefer a community?||2013-02-20 06:52:09||159||8||1||10||CC G+|
|David Bowden||37,036||B&W Circle Share - Feb 5, 2013Hey Google+This is the largest B&W circle of photographers on Google+. Each photographer in the circle is personally reviewed before being added. If you like B&W photography this is the circle of people to take a look at. PLEASE SHARE THIS CIRCLEPhotographersAre you a B&W shooter..? do you shoot over 40% of your images in B&W..? if so you need to be in this circle. Its one of the most shared on Google+.To learn what it takes to be included please visit this post:https://plus.google.com/u/0/112022983294967948367/posts/CvM99cDE1E9Thanks everyone, Enjoy !</david>||2013-02-05 08:22:29||501||48||26||59||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Thank you circle #shoesmonday =)||2013-01-22 07:51:02||424||19||3||24||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Thank you circle #shoesmonday =))||2013-01-10 10:44:56||394||4||0||14||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Thank you everyone! #shoesmonday circle =)||2012-12-18 08:49:12||391||5||1||19||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Thank you circle #shoesmonday =))Many merci everyone!!!!!!New curator +Thomas Andersen!!!!!||2012-12-06 13:12:37||391||5||2||15||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Thank you circle #shoesmonday !||2012-12-04 09:02:22||391||3||1||12||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Thank you so much circle #shoesmonday =)||2012-11-27 11:07:46||387||2||0||16||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Thank you circle #shoesmonday =)||2012-11-17 07:35:58||382||16||2||28||CC G+|
|Daily Photography Themes||16,530||The Original and Best source for all Themes under the sunCurators||2012-11-15 07:53:09||381||28||25||54||CC G+|
|Olga Kafka||22,089||Thank you circle #shoesmonday !!!!!!||2012-10-23 14:55:32||373||9||0||21||CC G+|
|David Bowden||37,036||"The" B&W Circle on Google+Everyone, its that time again (well I am a few days late) to share the B&W circle. Last month we had hit 500 officially. This month we are at 497 as some people had dropped off or quit using Google+.This circle is a selection of personally reviewed and selected photographers who shoot a large portion (40% or more) of their work in B&W.There are some excellent artists in this circle. I encourage you to take a look at their work and share the circle. This circle is in the top 100 shared on Google+ thanks to all of you.PLEASE SHARE THIS CIRCLEPhotographersAre you a B&W shooter..? do you shoot over 40% of your images in B&W..? if so you need to be in this circle. Its one of the most shared on Google+.To learn what it takes to be included please visit this post:https://plus.google.com/u/0/112022983294967948367/posts/CvM99cDE1E9Thanks everyone, Enjoy !</david>||2012-10-23 04:39:52||497||60||26||57||CC G+|
|Leading Lines Monday||3,548||Leading Lines Monday Contributors!!!Circle 2 of 2 (M-Z) A-L here: http://goo.gl/s8F4JHere are all the folks that make #leadinglinesmonday what it is!Each week these users post beautiful photos to our theme! Don't believe us? Add the circle and find out!Note: If you've posted recently and are not included - no problem, just let us know in the comments and we'll fix the oversight.Thank you from +Pam Chalkley-Boling +David Murphy +Elle Rogers +Michael Stuart +Simos Xenakis & +Andreas Levi!Happy Friday!#ff #followfriday #circleshare #sharedcircles #llmcircleshare||2012-10-19 18:43:46||295||20||3||21||CC G+|
|#MetallicMonday||1,156||Here's another share of the contributors I am aware of - and who circled the page so I could circle back ;))Thanks for all the contributions!P.S.: If I'm missing someone please circle the page and let me know so I can add youP.P.S.: If someone doesn't want to be in shared contributors circles anymore also let me know.||2012-10-04 06:59:08||150||10||2||10||CC G+|
|Ellie Kennard||36,270||Introducing a new Canadian Google+ member to You All - Welcome to Visual Artist Ron Hayes(Apologies for duplicates if you get them but I am sending this notification to those people who I hope will be particularly welcoming to new members. If you get this twice it's because you are twice as welcoming!)I am introducing a new Google+ member, Canadian visual artist +Ron Hayes to our community and wanted to share my circle of Canadians with him. I hope you all welcome him and will circle him back, so that he will have some great content in his stream.||2012-10-03 17:45:26||124||37||1||20||CC G+|
|David Bowden||37,036||FINALLYI thought I would re-share this circle in celebration of it hitting 500. For over a year I have looked, reviewed and added people that excel at taking B&W photography. This isnt just a mass add circle. This is a collection of artists that focus on B&W and enjoy sharing.I have looked at every person in this circle and recommend them highly. If you like B&W work, this is a great circle to have.Thanks to everyone who has been with me and helped build this circle. I am constantly inspired by your work and enjoy sharing it with my followers and the Google+ community.</david>||2012-09-29 02:37:20||500||27||9||50||CC G+|
|Gemma Costa||97,053||it's time to share the circle of +Mirror Monday if you like to be in, please, post a pic on monday with the tag #MirrorMonday , nominate the curators +Elizabeth Edwards and +Gemma Costa and ask me here to be includedif you don't like to be in tell me and I'll erase your name thanks for all the beautiful shots posted for this theme and have a nice day!||2012-09-18 09:48:39||467||35||4||38||CC G+|
|David Bowden||37,036||B&W Circle Share - September 2012Hey Google+This is the largest B&W circle of photographers on Google+. Each photographer in the circle is personally reviewed before being added. If you like B&W photography this is the circle of people to take a look at. Now at 462.PLEASE SHARE THIS CIRCLEPhotographersAre you a B&W shooter..? do you shoot over 40% of your images in B&W..? if so you need to be in this circle. Its one of the most shared on Google+.To learn what it takes to be included please visit this post:https://plus.google.com/u/0/112022983294967948367/posts/CvM99cDE1E9Thanks everyone, Enjoy !</david>||2012-09-16 09:08:32||489||42||39||62||CC G+|
|Musicians on G+||4,797||Blues, Soul, and Funk MusiciansView bands/musicians in this circle: http://goo.gl/YTBef.View underlying database: http://goo.gl/a30yT.View most recent shared circles: http://goo.gl/EhCJa.Add a band/musician (any genre) to databaseFill out this form (http://goo.gl/aWK4w) and circle +Musician and Band Public Database. Musicians who are active on Google+ will be added to the database and to shared circles. Inactive musicians will only be added to the database. #blues #soul #funk #music #sharedcircles #publiccircles #musicmonday #musiceveryday #musicbomb #MBPDCircles||2012-09-07 01:15:50||13||3||3||5||CC G+|
|David Bowden||37,036||The LARGEST B&W circle on Google+Well, its that time again. Time to share the B&W circle. We are REAL CLOSE to 500 in this circle. After months of collecting and cultivating the circle is at 485.If you are a lover of B&W images, please take a moment to look over this circle of photographers. To be included each photographer must shoot at least 40% of their work in B&W or have a dedicated collection of quality B&W images here on Google+I encourage you to look at the work, comment and SHARE this circle. There are some fantastic photographers from all areas of the world here. I learn and enjoy their work and know you all will to.</david>||2012-08-17 02:14:03||484||45||32||48||CC G+|
|Trever McGhee||47,596||Fill your life with positive photos for they will give energy to get to where you're going faster. You deserve to achieve what you seek from the heart sooner, rather than later.+john adams added me to this amazing circle of photographers, that has some pretty amazing people in it that I follow. So I added the entire circle to check out the rest and suggest you do the same. If you like what they bring to your stream keep them, if you don't delete them for now but save their name, you just never know how they will fit in later on down the road.||2012-08-14 12:44:24||499||23||12||24||CC G+|
|john adams||16,129||been a while since i posted my photog circles.. heres the next 500 all a great bunch worth adding.||2012-08-13 14:42:11||500||9||3||14||CC G+|
|Musicians on G+||4,797||Blues, Soul, and Funk MusiciansView bands/musicians in this circle: http://goo.gl/YTBef.View underlying database: http://goo.gl/a30yT.View most recent shared circles: http://goo.gl/EhCJa.Add a band/musician (any genre) to databaseFill out this form (http://goo.gl/aWK4w) and circle +Musician and Band Public Database. Musicians who are active on Google+ will be added to the database and to shared circles. Inactive musicians will only be added to the database. #blues #soul #funk #music #sharedcircles #publiccircles #musicmonday #musiceveryday #musicbomb #MBPDCircles||2012-08-05 23:50:19||12||0||2||4||CC G+|
|Gemma Costa||97,053||It's time to share the Mirror Monday circle, thanks for all your beautiful photosIf you don't like to be inside this circle tell me I'll erase your nameIf you would like to be in please post your photos with reflections with the tag #MirrorMonday and nominate the curators : +Elizabeth Edwards and me have a great day!||2012-07-17 08:37:02||338||27||1||28||CC G+|
|David Bowden||37,036||The Largest B&W Circle on G+Hey Everyone !Its that time again to share the ever popular G+ Black and White circle. In this circle you will find some of the best photographers on G+ who feature over 40% of their images in B&W. Several styles but all B&W. So, if you are a fan of B&W photography this is the circle for you. Now at 470PHOTOGRAPHERSIf you arent in this circle and would like to be, please review the criteria for inclusion here:https://plus.google.com/u/0/112022983294967948367/posts/CvM99cDE1E9Then send me a note on this thread or a personal note and I will gladly review your work and add you.Thanks everyone!</david>PS- Please share this circle.||2012-07-13 20:25:38||470||79||41||57||CC G+|
|Jeff Sullivan||2,043,223||Daily Photography Themes on G+: Curators Circle v1.0Daily photo themes can be a great way to share your best work, or to find creative work by others for enjoyment and inspiration.Lists of the daily themes, with notes on any participation details, are maintained by the following people:+Eric Leslie - http://ericleslie.com/guides/daily-photography-themes-googleplus/+Kol Tregaskes - http://bit.ly/kolgplusphotodailyhashtags+Ray Bilcliff - http://www.trueportraits.com/daily-photo-themes.htmJust Include the theme like today's #SelflessSunday in the text of your post, and others can find it in searches and you can enter that tag in the search box at the top of the page to find photos by other contributors. However, that only works if many people using a theme are looking at (and commenting on) each others' posts. On G+, like in so many areas in life, you get what you give.I've created two circles: one containing theme pages and this one containing theme curators. Theme curators are among the most active photographers (or photography lovers) on G+, but if they're actively curating their theme, visiting most or all posts and interacting with many (comments, +1s, shares), they're also among the busiest, especially as the G+ community grows. Keep your expectations of them reasonable and you won't be disappointed. The golden rule, karma, "what goes around comes around"... take responsibility and be the interaction you want to see. As people come to recognize your comments and posts, you'll get to know people and develop circles of community members to interact with on G+.This is intended to be a comprehensive, inclusive circle, so if I've missed a theme curator please let me know, thanks!||2012-07-08 15:27:44||332||23||7||30||CC G+|
|Octavio Alonso Maya Castro||20,421||Guys Gaiz Guise Guise GuisTHE TOPS FINALLY GOT IT'S FIRST 200 MEMBERSRemember to share and help to promote all this great photographers #circleshare #circlesharing #circles +Shared Circles Shared a Circle with You +Circle Share||2012-07-04 02:51:46||201||11||4||14||CC G+|
|Erin Burrell||6,113||In honour of Canada Day! Circle these amazing Canadians!||2012-07-02 00:08:39||500||6||3||7||CC G+|
|john adams||16,129||time to share my photogs circles again this group includes artists as well as photogs a great bunch to have in your circles||2012-06-24 14:58:40||500||8||3||9||CC G+|
|Octavio Alonso Maya Castro||20,421||Yesterday i was going to share this Circle but i was feeling sick #sharedcircles So here you have it 165 of the best underrated photographers in google + #circleshare #circlesharing #circles #sharedpubliccircles||2012-06-14 23:21:52||165||19||16||17||CC G+|
|Pam Boling||15,746||LEADING LINES #LLMCircle2 We have had to split our contributors' circle into two parts, because our total number of contributors has now reached 569!! You guys are awesome! Here is the second circle, divided by first name, M through Y.THANK YOU! Please feel free to share, but it isn't necessary. I have hash tagged the post so that it can be muted by anyone who doesn't want to see it in their streams. I will use a different hash tag on the second, so if someone wants to see both, they won't mute the second one accidentally. (Sorry for the redundant text.)||2012-06-12 22:59:09||267||16||2||21||CC G+|
|Mark HELM||63,063||Canadian 2This is my second share and is my Canadians 2 circle. The criteria is being a Canadian in Canada, I didn't spend hours verifying citizenship so here we are. Share if you like .#sharedcircles #share #sharedpubliccircles #circleshare #Nothingbutcircles #publiccircles||2012-06-11 11:57:39||486||1||2||7||CC G+|
|Charles Lupica||80,470||♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ Most interactive Themes Theme pages and curators that rock Photography and Art 06 June Update♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦#InteractiveThemesCircle - tag so you can mute this post if you like. Please plus, share and bookmark this post if you want to get more out of your G+ theme experience.There are now over 400 themes, theme pages, and perhaps as many as 1000 curators but not all themes are created equal. I often talk about what it means to me to curate a theme and how I view things. To me, the best themes are the ones that have highly interactive curators. The vast majority also have a page to compliment their theme. A theme page is a great place for the curators to share information about the theme and to list the name or names of the people currently curating the theme. IMHO, a good theme page should provide information about the theme, how to participate, and who is curating the theme.There are many themes that were created and then abandoned by their creator so I wanted to know, "Which themes rock?". I asked the G+ community to tell me which themes have highly interactive curators and an active community. This circle is based on community feedback and my personal view of what it means to have a theme that rocks.A good place to start if you are new to themes is perhaps the about page of +Monochrome Monday or the about page of +Daily Fine Art Themes. This circle is part of an ongoing series and will eventually include, "Charles Lupica's guide to themes on G+™".*If there are any themes that you feel rock that aren't mentioned, be sure to add a comment to this post, include the name of the theme, what day of the week the theme takes place or daily, the name of the page, and the name of the curators. If there is no page, please state this. Themes without a page are less likely to be listed but some very interactive themes don't have a page.* *Because of the limitation put on posts by Google Plus, the curator names will not be hot linked nor will the page names. Sorry if this causes an inconvenience but only 100 links can be put into a post and this one contains close to 300.* Let's rock.Sunday• Dawn on Sunday #dawnOnSunday +Dawn On Sunday +Ray Bilcliff +Sherry McBriar • Sacred Sunday #sacredSunday +SacredSunday™ +Charles Lupica +Manfred Berndtgen +Margaret Tompkins +Robyn Morrison +Sherrie von Sternberg • Selfless Sunday #selflessSunday +#SelflessSunday Theme on G+ +Jeffrey Sullivan • Sentimental Sunday #sentimentalSunday +Sentimental Sunday Theme +Louisa Catharine Forsyth• Sign Sunday #signSunday +Sign Sunday +Jonathan Davis +Lori Carey • Sky Sunday #SkySunday +Sky Sunday - Photography Theme +Randy Scherkenbach +Patrick Scherkenbach • *Zen Sunday* #zenSunday +Zen Sunday +Charlotte Therese Björnström +Simon Kitcher +Nathan Wirth ────────Monday• Backyard Birding Monday #backyardBirdingMonday +Backyard Birding Monday #BackyardbirdingMonday +Celeste Odono +Ricky L Jones• DOF Monday (Depth of Field) #DOFMonday +DOFMonday +Mara Acoma +L||2012-06-06 17:32:51||260||92||79||81||CC G+|
2012-04-10 20:19:53 (35 comments, 3 reshares, 36 +1s)
"Nostalgia in Time Square - the Immortal 1959 sessions" CHARLES MINGUS
For #turntabletuesday #vinyl #recordcollection #vinlyrecords
I'm a major fanatic for Mingus, he was the greatest composer in Jazz, meshing gospel, hard bop, freeform experimental/third stream, AND classical music in his work. Bandleader, double bass prodigy, poet and civil rights activist, he was known as "The Angry Man of Jazz" because of his temper ( One of the few musicians Duke Ellington ever fired personally for fistfights on stage. Once, when confronted with a nightclub audience talking and clinking ice in their glasses while he performed, Mingus stopped his band and loudly chastised the audience, stating "Isaac Stern doesn't have to put up with this shit." Mingus reportedly destroyed a $20,000 bass in response to audience heckling at New York's Five Spot) ... more »
2012-04-10 19:37:43 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 10 +1s)
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2012-04-10 14:33:36 (5 comments, 0 reshares, 19 +1s)
"That #turntabletuesday is one bad Mother of a theme..."
What's the day of the week when we haul our vinyl treasures out of the closet and glory in the days of real records ?? That's right, I'm talkin' 'bout +Turntable Tuesday curated by that cat +walt sprinkle
#vinylrecords #recordcollection #vinyl +Vinyl #turntablefm
2012-04-04 14:58:17 (6 comments, 0 reshares, 19 +1s)
Shoe King is alive! #shoesmonday
2012-04-03 19:23:46 (3 comments, 0 reshares, 22 +1s)
Sign Sunday will be taking this Sunday off in celebration of Easter and time spent with our families.
Sign Sunday will officially return on 4/15/2012 with your hosts +walt sprinkle and +Gene Bowker
2012-04-03 19:10:45 (9 comments, 2 reshares, 10 +1s)
Welcome vinyl fans, it's #turntabletuesday
Today I'd like to shine the spotlight the most famous and influential album artists of all time Roger Dean His art set the standard for Prog-rock covers (with many imitators), and his style influenced much heavy metal art and is also the basis for the whole look of the movie "AVATAR"
Though he primarily works with watercolour paints, many of his paintings make use of multiple media, including gouache, ink, enamel, crayon and collage (I love the swirly oil paint effects he creates). In addition to his cover paintings, Dean is respected for his calligraphic work, designing logos and titles to go with his paintings. Graduate of the Canterbury School of Art and the Royal College Of Art, a designer, architect and publisher, he has made many contributions to pop culture. The futuristic "retreat pod" chairs in... more »
2012-04-03 18:31:58 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 6 +1s)
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2012-04-03 18:16:28 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)
2012-03-28 13:45:01 (7 comments, 1 reshares, 15 +1s)
Good morning! G+!
+Folletto Folletto +Harmony Goodson +Andy Q. +LaDonna Pride +Trillian Petrova
2012-03-27 20:35:50 (5 comments, 1 reshares, 14 +1s)
An international cover art comparison for this week's #turntabletuesday
Stomu Yamash'ta & GO "GO TOO"
I have both the Japanese and U.S. versions of this album from one of the most interesting supergroups ever. Stomu Yamash'ta has an international reputation as a film score composer (Bowie's "The Man Who Fell To Earth" and the BBC's "Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy" ) and an Ambient & Jazz Keyboard/Percussionist. Born in Kyoto, Japan, and studied music at Kyoto University, Juilliard School of Music, and Berklee College of Music, and has also lectured in music. In 1972, he brought the Red Buddha Theatre company from Japan to Europe, acting as their director, producer and composer, writing and performing in the multi-media event "The Man From The East", with Morris Pert's (Brand X) Come To The Edge providing... more »
2012-03-27 20:00:34 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 6 +1s)
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2012-03-27 19:58:28 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 5 +1s)
2012-03-27 15:06:17 (6 comments, 2 reshares, 12 +1s)
Vinyl Fans of the World Unite!!
It's #turntabletuesday Comrades, share your #recordcollection with everyone;
Old audio gear, cassettes, 45's, anything from the GOLDEN AGE of music ( pre digital ) Mention me, circle +Turntable Tuesday and our friend-page +Vinyl and let the record revolution begin!
2012-03-20 18:47:13 (8 comments, 0 reshares, 15 +1s)
For #turntabletuesday #recordcollection #vinylrecords +Vinyl
THE FACES "Ooh La La" 1973
Kinda wavered back and forth about what to post today, decided on this great example of an album design that's 'interactive' (in an old-school way) and really captures the personality of the band. Designed by Jim Ludwig- AGI It's a photo of "Gastone", a stage character of Ettore Petrolini, an Italian comedian of the 1920s. When you press the top of the cover down, the eyes roll and the mouth opens and closes ( a la Terry Gilliam/Monty Python).
This was the final album for the Faces, Rod Stewart left after this one. It's more of a team effort because he spent so little time on it, Ron Wood and Ronnie Lane really shine on this with producer Glyn Johns deserving much credit also. The title cut was the only song ever sung... more »
2012-03-20 18:08:19 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 8 +1s)
2012-03-20 14:56:44 (8 comments, 0 reshares, 8 +1s)
Welcome to the *first day of spring #turntabletuesday * !!!
This is the G+ club for diehard fans of Vinyl records - the only way to listen to music! We'd like to see what you have, and hear your stories about how you got it. Make sure you mention curator +walt sprinkle and circle this page +Turntable Tuesday so we can share your posts with everyone. Any kind of music is welcome! (especially #UBU )
2012-03-13 17:07:56 (8 comments, 1 reshares, 23 +1s)
It's #turntabletuesday and it's time for some BLUES !!!
OTIS SPANN "Cryin' Time"
This is a ONE DOLLAR yard sale find that is one of my most-prized albums!
The cover art just cries blues music, and it's on Vanguard Records, so the sound is superior.
His mother played guitar for Memphis Minnie and Big Maceo Merriweather mentored him when he was 14 and living in Chicago alone after his Mom died. He joined the Muddy Waters band in '52, playing alongside Willie Dixon & Buddy Guy.
The house pianist for Chess Records for many years, he is famed as the king of the Chicago blues keyboard players and has literally played with everybody you can name in blues, from Big Mama Thornton, James Cotton, Howlin' Wolf, Bo Diddley, Robert Lockwood, Luther Johnson, Eric Clapton, Peter Green's Fleetwood Mac, etc, etc.,... more »
2012-03-13 02:07:34 (3 comments, 1 reshares, 10 +1s)
May we interrupt your stream for a commercial message ?
Tomorrow is #turntabletuesday when fans of vinyl records and vintage audio gear gather to pay homage to the best way to listen to music !!
If you have any to share, we'd love to see them, and hear why they are special to you - where or how you got them, what memories they hold, or why you think they're special. Just mention curator +walt sprinkle and be sure to circle +Turntable Tuesday and our affiliated theme-friend +Vinyl
Doesn't matter what kind of music you like, all are welcome!
Tomorrow this page will be hosting a marathon of bad album art.......jeering and rude comments are encouraged!
2012-03-06 17:58:50 (5 comments, 2 reshares, 11 +1s)
For #turntabletuesday +Turntable Tuesday
GRAND FUNK RAILROAD "E Pluribus Funk"
Just love a good Hammond organ jam, and GFR's "Footstompin' Music" ranks in my top ten, along with Argent's "Hold Your Head Up" Sugarloaf's "Green-Eyed Lady" and Spencer Davis Band's "Gimme Some Lovin" & "I'm a Man" (could list lots more, but you get the idea)
Grand Funk were formed in 1969 in Flint, Michigan by Mark Farner and Don Brewer from Terry Knight & The Pack and Mel Schacher from Bay City's Question Mark & The Mysterians (the first true 'garage punk' band - remember "96 Tears" ?) They sold more albums in 1970 than any other American rock band ( "Closer To Home" reached multi-platinum sales), largely due to their dynamic debut at the Atlanta Pop Festival in '69. They... more »
2012-03-06 17:16:33 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)
2012-03-06 16:14:34 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 7 +1s)
It's a SuperParty Pac #TurntableTuesday !!
Doesn't matter what kind of music gets you dancin', we'd like to see your LP's, Ep's, cassettes, any old format and vintage audio gear.
Tell us what memories it has for you, or what is special about it. Use the #turntabletuesday hashtag, mention curator +walt sprinkle and circle the +Turntable Tuesday theme page so we can find it and share with everyone. Tagging is optional, but just tag the theme page, not the curator, thanks :) Now let's PAAAAAAAAAARRRRTTTTTTTTTYYYYY
2012-03-01 14:02:33 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 4 +1s)
Joyful music for +C. Corey Fisk #howwasyourdaysweetie
Most people might probably think of Beethoven's "Ode To Joy" first, but I immediately think of Italy's PFM (Premiata forneria Marconi "The Best Bread In Town" -named after the bakery that let them rehearse there ;D)
This is one of the most infectious, happy pieces of music I know, and never fails to lift my mood.
And kudos to +Alan Shapiro for a wonderful idea!!
2012-02-28 16:06:05 (4 comments, 0 reshares, 5 +1s)
If you're a fan of vinyl records, and vintage sound gear, it's time to chirp about it.... #turntabletuesday is here !! Share your fave album with us, tell what great memories it has for you. Just use the above hashtag, mention curator +walt sprinkle, and circle the theme page so we can find it and spread the word (.....and yes, Bird is the word ;P)
2012-02-21 14:42:02 (3 comments, 1 reshares, 13 +1s)
It's #TurntableTuesday , the group for music lovers who collect vinyl records, and fondly recall the 'Age of Analog'. If you still have any records, or old audio gear, share them with us, please! Just mention me, curator +walt sprinkle and circle the +Turntable Tuesday theme page so I can find, and share your treasured wax mementos.
THE HEAT IS ON!!
My contribution today is the most bad-ass musical family ever...... The Isley Brothers What can you say about a group that regularly upstaged James Brown when they were still teenagers on the Gospel circuit, who gave Jimi Hendryx his first paying recording gig (which brought loud fuzzy Rock guitar into the brand-new genre of Funk) and were the first Black group with their own record label (T-Neck, named for their hometown of Teaneck, N.J.) They had a hit with "Twist and Shout" before the Beatles, they are the... more »
2012-02-17 17:47:20 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 7 +1s)
I cannot tell the precise time when I called you a friend. It just came slowly and not realizing that I have come to expect you and welcoming your presence every time. It is giving me that feeling that my day is incomplete without you.
Hanging out with friends is one of life's simple pleasures.
#BuggyFriday +Ray Bilcliff +Margaret Tompkins
#FeelGoodFriday +Rebecca Borg
#TheGoodStuff +Lynne Goodwin +Jake Easley +Anna Lowry +Ricardo Williams +Robin Griggs Wood +Jennifer Eden
2012-02-13 01:56:27 (5 comments, 0 reshares, 11 +1s)
"And I don't believe that melodramatic feelings are laughable - they should be taken absolutely seriously" Rainer W. Fassbinder
An alternate #selfysunday take- almost couldn't make up my mind which
Come see everyone's awesome creativity at;
2012-02-09 16:59:02 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 5 +1s)
For #welovemusicwednesday and my music friends and supporters....
Here you go, one of my more elaborate pieces for large ensemble as requested ;). The score is pretty wild and some parts are physically unplayable. If it were to ever be recorded I would have to do a LOT of editing. This is again. NOT a live recording but a simulation using my sound library.
"Mod II" This is the 2nd movement from a large 4 movement work. Best to be heard with earphones or good speakers, my sound production quality isn't up to where I would like it to be.
2012-02-09 00:43:53 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)
Hey G+ I NEVER re-share a circle this fast. But the B&W circle continues to grow and grow rapidly. I have added 22 people in the last week. Since everyone has been great about notifying me and getting in, I didnt want them to wait. So here is the new and improved +22 people B&W circle
The next share of this circle will be in March around the 10th.
Are you a B&W shooter..? Are you in this circle..? if not, send me a note. If you shoot at least 40% of your work in B&W then you will be added. This is the LARGEST collection of B&W photographers on G+ and I am always looking to add more.
PLEASE SHARE THIS CIRCLE... bunches the goal is to get these excellent photographers and their work the exposure it deserves.
2012-02-08 01:56:13 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 9 +1s)
In time we all find and rotate to our true point of gravity. A place were we can exhale, sigh and begin to enjoy life.
2012-02-07 17:42:24 (21 comments, 1 reshares, 16 +1s)
For #turntabletuesday 's Electronica/Trance theme
Robert Fripp & Brian Eno No Pussyfooting
This 1973 album is cool on many levels, it is one of the first recordings using King Crimson guitarist Robert Fripp's FRIPPERTRONICS which consisted of two modified reel-to-reels. He would play a guitar note into them and it would repeat, and then he'd layer more notes, building up a wall of sound. The earlier notes would gradually fade away, and change their tonal quality because of the analog tape. On this album, Eno ran the tape decks through his electronics, taking the music further out into the stratosphere (he did this on quite a few of his ex-Roxy Music cohort Phil Manzanera's albums too, and on his own recordings he referred to it as Sky-Saw Guitar ).
Each side has one piece of music on it. One side was done in Eno's studio, the other was done in... more »
2012-02-07 17:04:11 (3 comments, 0 reshares, 6 +1s)
Today's #turntabletuesday theme is Electronica & Trance
If you have an urge to "twiddle some knobs" and space out, plug in and share your fave electronic artist with us ! Add +Turntable Tuesday to your circles, and mention curator +walt sprinkle and his electric assistants +lane langmade&+Andrew Westbury
2012-02-07 15:22:12 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 13 +1s)
#grasstuesday +Ray Bilcliff +Marilou Aballe
#grasspoker +Martin OBER +Jules Hunter
2012-02-02 15:50:04 (5 comments, 0 reshares, 12 +1s)
For #Breakfastclub - It was obvious by the fact that he sat only, but the crowd quickly realized that Buddah only came for the spicy chicken.
2012-02-01 00:48:02 (4 comments, 1 reshares, 4 +1s)
#ClownDeathMatch for #moviemashuptuesday by +Mark Rodriguez +shane holsclaw and my worthy sparring partner +Shantha Marie Fountain Have you looked in a mirror lately, burnt clown walking? Even the entire cast of "E.R." couldn't put you back together again !! +O+
"The master and I are going to have words. He knows I hate clowns. God, I hate them. I hate them all. I hate Bozo, Ronald, Chuckles with their freakin' dumb noses and their lousy party hats! Arrgh! "
2012-01-31 19:31:51 (3 comments, 1 reshares, 5 +1s)
"Come on, my barbecued friend +Shantha Marie Fountain. Don't want to keep that side order of potato salad waiting, now do we?"
#moviemashuptuesday +Movie Mashup Tuesday
(Loved this poster too, had to do both)
2012-01-31 18:46:35 (12 comments, 0 reshares, 12 +1s)
#ClownDeathMatch Round three "ding"
For #moviemashuptuesday +Movie Mashup Tuesday by +Mark Rodriguez +shane holsclaw +Chrysta Rae
You thought you could "Shake" me +Shantha Marie Fountain ?
No more clowning around. I'm not the Vindicator or the Victimizer or the Vaporizer or the Vibrator! I'm... The Violator!
You're dead. D-E-D. Dead
2012-01-31 18:26:59 (11 comments, 0 reshares, 9 +1s)
THE RESIDENTS "Commercial Album"
I live in a small hick town, and opportunities to hear cutting edge avant-garde/experimental music are non-existent. I read a magazine article about this new group whose name came from a record label rejection letter addressed to "The residents of ... their street address " and it also mentioned they recorded with Fred Frith (I was already familiar with 'Henry Cow' & 'The Art Bears' ) so I figured, that's good enough for me. I sent off (the unheard of price for 1980) $25 U.S. to the hilarious-sounding RALPH RECORDS in San Francisco with my fingers crossed, having had bad luck with mail order before (I chose their "Commercial Album", thinking that would be the most accessible, right ?).
When it arrived and I opened the package, my first reaction was 'how the hell... more »
2012-01-31 18:12:02 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 3 +1s)
2012-01-31 18:11:18 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)
2012-01-31 16:04:18 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)
Whip out your platters cats 'n chicks ! It's #TurntableTuesday
A special thanks this week to +Jorge Savoff for providing us with this awesome neon sign for the page. Thanks Jorge !
Now, everybody......let's ROCK 'til we DROP !!
2012-01-29 18:01:47 (6 comments, 0 reshares, 9 +1s)
For +Levi Moore & +Jeff Smith's #selfysundayproject and also could count as an extremely late submission for +lynn langmade +Mary Sass Clark +Doug DeTraz 's #throwawaythursday because this take was ruined by a photo-bomber who slithered over from an +Ian Ference photoshoot ;P
2012-01-24 21:03:58 (3 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)
Time for another slice of Cheese , methinks ! Brought to you by ANUSOL !!
#turntabletuesday #cheeseparty #recordcollection
2012-01-24 16:53:39 (10 comments, 2 reshares, 10 +1s)
Wesley Snipes; "Some MuthaF@#%$&'s are always trying to ice skate uphill"
For #moviemashuptuesday +Movie Mashup Tuesday by +Mark Rodriguez& +shane holsclaw
2012-01-24 16:30:08 (4 comments, 1 reshares, 4 +1s)
Another morsel of #cheeseparty for +Turntable Tuesday to "tickle your ivories"
2012-01-24 16:02:58 (5 comments, 1 reshares, 6 +1s)
It's a #TurntableTuesday cheese party ! C'mon and join +lane langmade +Andrew Westbury and me for a little nosh on some vinyl goodies. If YOU happen to have an old record or two in your closet that you're not too proud about owning - +Turntable Tuesday WANTS TO SEE IT ! C'mon don't be shy, we won't laugh.......... much
2012-01-20 22:11:53 (2 comments, 1 reshares, 7 +1s)
2012-01-17 21:09:06 (9 comments, 1 reshares, 13 +1s)
The album art I'd like to share today for #turntabletuesday is the Mahavishnu Orchestra "Between Nothingness & Eternity" Live in Central Park album, with the original lineup of Mahavishnu John Mclaughlin, Jan Hammer, Jerry Goodman, Rick Laird, and Billy Cobham. This album really demonstrates how incendiary their early performances were, and defined Fusion Jazz-rock for years afterward. Each musician went on to front bands of their own and spawned many imitators.
The very stunning photography and design for this cover was done by Ashok & Pranavananda (designed many covers for Mahavishnu, and a few Santana ones as well ) except for the inner "Star Cluster" foldout art by Helmut Wimmer (courtesy of The American Museum/Hayden Planetarium) and contained an excerpt of the poem "My Flute" by SRI CHINMOY (John McLaughlin's swami)
+shane... more »
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