The Art of the Gig #48


The stuff that dreams are made of

Artifiacts #36


Original flying saucer from Plan Nine From Outer Space, (1959, Edward D. Wood Jr.)
From the Science Fiction Museum in Seattle, WA.
Photo by John Chmaj.

This Week's Weegee #95
When Legends Gather #756


Arthur "Weegee" Fellig and Andy Warhol
Special thanks to Zontar.

Twilight of the Dreamboats #64

The Extraordinary Engaging in the Ordinary #18


Alain Delon eats a soft-boiled egg

In the Studio #114


Nina Simone

When Legends Gather #755


Harmony Korine and Leos Carax

Artifiacts #35


Virginia Woolf's typewritten suicide note

Dreamland Destinations #11


The Brill Building
Photo by Frank Coleman; post-processing by Frank Coleman and Greg Ferrara

How to Read... with Richard Avedon! #5


Charles Laughton

Dreamland Destinations #10


The Ackermansion, with its proprietor.
CAVALIER Magazine, June, 1967. Thanks, Jeffrey Roberts.

Seminal Image #1078


The Lost Weekend
(Billy Wilder; 1945)

Civic Portraiture #40


Jimi Hendrix

G is for Gedney #34


Untitled (1972)

They Were Collaborators #800


Stanley Kubrick and William Sylvester

The Cool Hall of Fame #247


Art Tatum

Mop Tops in Action #83


John gets in touch with his feminine side

The Heretofore Unmentioned #159


Gang of Four

The Art of Cinema #543


China Gate
(Samuel Fuller; 1956)

When Legends Gather #754


Akira Kurosawa and Arnold Schwarzenegger

They Were an Item #155


Shirley Temple and John Agar

Artists in Action #756


Gary Cooper lights up

The Art of American Fantasy #60

The Best of... Huh? #17

Radio Free Gunslinger #38: Dubuque



Your host for this edition of Radio Free Gunslinger, entitled 'Dubuque,' is James Baldwin

The Content

First Sequence:
The Dutch Jazz Orchestra - Lush Life
Billy Strayhorn - Something to Live For
Art Tatum - Just a-Sittin' and a-Rockin'
The Vince Guaraldi Trio - A Flower is a Lovesome Thing
Chico Hamilton - Day Dream

Second Sequence:
The Gil Evans Orchestra - Straight, No Chaser
The Kurt Rosenwinkel Standards Trio - Ask Me Now
Fred Hersch - Evidence
Davey Graham - Blue Monk
The ICP Orchestra - Epistrophy

Third Sequence:
Ron Carter, Christian McBride & Don Byron - Solitude
Charles Mingus - Things Ain't What They Used to Be
Johnny Hodges - Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Thelonious Monk - Black and Tan Fantasy
Dizzy Gillespie - Do Nothing Till You Hear from Me

Fourth Sequence:
Alexis Korner' s Blues Incorporated – Haitian Fight Song
Hal Willner - Open Letter to Duke
The String Trio of New York - Pithecanthropus Erectus
Jack Walrath - Jump Monk (live)
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra - The Clown (live)

Summation:
The Jazz Composer's Orchestra - Roast

Seminal Images #1077


Pina Menichelli in Storia di una donna, directed by Eugenio Perego, 1920

Unknown Model, Unknown Year #7

Things that Scared Me as a Child #7


Snakes, all of them

Bibliomania #1

Mirage #1



Heroes of American Literature #28


Charles Bukowski

In the Studio #113


Gene Krupa (1941)

It's Only a Paper Moon #1

Unknown Model, Unknown Year #6

Behind the Scenes #25


John Coltrane, father

Artists in Action #755


The Birthday Party blow minds

The Frame Within the Frame #63


Senso
(Luchino Visconti; 1954)

Out and About with . . . Stanley Kubrick! #7


Mrs. Farrington at the Stork Club (1949)

The Gunslinger Guide to Elizabeth Taylor #9

The Heretofore Unmentioned #158


Claude Monet

They Were Collaborators #799


Michelangelo Antonioni and Jack Nicholson

Welcome to Show Business! #57


My dad, unidentified woman, Fabian, my cousin Mary, backstage 1960.

Mop Tops in Action #82


George hides

The Art of Songwriting #28


Take Your Finger Out of Your Mouth (I Want a Kiss from You)
(Music and Lyrics by Duke Yellman and Joe Schuster)
(Harry Von Tilzer Music Publishing Co.; 1926)

The Art of the Gig #47

The Art of Cinema #542


Naughty But Nice
(Millard Webb; 1927)

When Legends Gather #753


Sammy Davis, Jr. and Martin Luther King, Jr.

Artists in Action #754


A young Iggy Pop plays the tambourine

The Gunslinger Guide to Louise Brooks #5


Louise Brooks prepares for spring.

The Extraordinary Engaging in the Ordinary #17


Vera-Ellen paddles a canoe.