The backstory of the coin flip deciding who would open for who at Monterey between Jimi Hendrix and The Who was cool. Both were worried about following the other. Hendrix ended up playing second, to his bemoan, but of course, his set was the most legendary of the entire festival. This set reminded me of being in middle school and walking around with my discman... of which had 3 cd's that I would alternate between: Jimi Hendrix, The Doors & Sublime.…
I watched Loqueesha (it’s on Amazon Prime) and it’s just as terrible as you imagined it would be. A few surprises/thoughts:
1. They acknowledge the problematic nature of the premise of the film but don’t really address it. It’s a bizarre confrontation that ends in the two people (the white guy and black woman) kissing.
2. There are a large number of non-white speaking roles in the film, more so than all of the Coen Brothers movies combined.
3. It takes…