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Happy birthday Prešeren!

France Prešeren, Slovenia's most famous poet and writer, would have been 209 today. Above is a pair enjoying a mid-afternoon snooze last Spring in the square in Ljubljana which bears his name. Words and phrases he molded form Slovenia's national anthem, a sing-along most consider a drinking song. So, in the name of Prešeren, who lived to be  just…
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LJ Pic of the Day

Groovy cover, no? Spotted this relic at the Collecta International Collectors Fair on Friday. Here's Birth Control…

Vinicio Capossela

Discovered this Italian singer from Putomayo's Music From the Winelands compilation. Simply Fabulous. Here's an…

RIP – Andy Palacio

Just 47, singer and bandleader Andy Palacio, who spearheaded the revival of his native Garifuna music, passed away…

IWD.

As I was reminded in this post on Sleeping With Pengovsky, today is International Women's Day, and I've been…