— O f f  T h e  W e l l
W o r n  P a t h —

 Asher Pacey with Rhythm 
 From Desillusion Magazine 

 Soak up the pleasures of the less travelled roads and waves of the East Coast of Australia. Seek some serious downtime, catch a fish for dinner, and take a ride with Asher as he savours his varied quiver of surf weapons…

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  S T A I R W A Y   T O
H E A V E N   

 L E D  Z E P P E L I N  

The Story of a Song and it’s Legacy.
What made this tune so extraordinarily timeless?
Let’s talk the magic  ::

“It’s been voted on to scores of lists of the ‘Greatest Songs of all Time’;  it was claimed on its 20th anniversary in 1991 that it had been played 2,874,000 times on the radio, amounting to 44 years’ worth of airtime…
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   t u e s d a y   t u n e s
—  t r i b u t e  —
October 27 2013
the day the World said
good-bye to
L O U  R E E D.
Not at all a Perfect Day, the loss of an icon:
American Musician Singer/Songwriter/Poet.. 

 “My God is rock’n’roll. It’s an obscure power that can change your life. The most important part of my religion is to play guitar.”
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This is
M I C K  R O D G E R S
aka @mrrodgers_neighborhood

Mick resides in Encinitas, California and has been captured by local photographers, as well as featuring in several videos carving up waves in his ‘neighborhood’ & rolling around in his vintage Chevrolet utility.
We have been entranced by his super fluid style for many moons now. We had some questions for him…

  C I T I Z E N S
O F  T H E  S L I D E
NOT SO ORDINARY CITIZENS INTERVIEW  

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 I  WONDER 
RODRIGUEZ

Wonder at the extraordinary talent of this revolutionary and iconic musician. The mystique and enigma of the little know artist: Sixto Rodriguez — an American folk-rock singer/songwriter in the tradition of Bob Dylan and Cat Stevens.

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—  t u e s d a y  t u n e s  —
‘Where Is My Mind?’
a song by the American alternative rock band
P I X I E S


Polaroid from the Pixies’ debut album”Surfer Rosa” shoot 1987.

The album has been called a “collection of odd, stream-of-consciousness lyrics” some in English,  some in Spanish.
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M E T A L L I C A
NOTHING ELSE MATTERS

Metallica-metallica-32496054-1476-1005Singer and rhythm guitarist James Hetfield wrote this song while he was on the phone with his girlfriend at this time. While he held the phone with one hand, he plucked the four open strings of a standard E-minor chord with the other, which eventually made up the first two bars of the song.
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—  T U E S D A Y  T U N E S  —
b e n  h a r p e r
BURN ONE DOWN

Harper’s beliefs are deeply entrenched in his music. The roots of social and political comment percolate over the melodies. What separates Harper from countless other singer/songwriters is an emotional intensity and a lyrical intelligence that speak directly to the heart.
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—  T U E S D A Y  T U N E S  —
t h e  r a m o n e s
Blitzkrieg Bop

THROW BACK  ‘14….
Another Icon Gone… (JULY 15 2014) we lost the last surviving member
of punk rock legends
 the RAMONES.
In tribute to Tommy Ramone’s passing.
Tom Erdelyi aka TOMMY RAMONE the last surviving member of the Ramones died on July 11 2014 at his home in Queens. The cause was bile-duct cancer,  he was 65.

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—  t u e s d a y   t u n e s  —
L E D  Z E P P E L I N 

GOING TO CALIFORNIA
was inspired by Joni Mitchell’s ‘California.’ 

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Jimmy Page and Robert Plant were huge fans of hers. When performed live, after the lines “To find the queen without a king they say she plays guitar and cries and sings,” Plant would often say the name “Joni.” This started as a song about earthquakes, but developed into a song about the search for a woman. 
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    FOOL TO CRY
T H E  R O L L I N G  S T O N E S

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—  t u e s d a y  t u n e s  — 
 CROSBY, STILLS, NASH & YOUNG
 W O O D S T O C K

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The lyrics tell a story about a spiritual journey to Max Yasgur’s farm, the place of the festival, and makes prominent use of religious imagery, comparing the festival place with the Garden of Eden 

“…and we’ve got to get ourselves back to the garden”

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A long-time love for the bevy of SEEA-lady gliders
has led us to find out more about these graceful Seea creatures..
Featured Citizens of the Slide interviews on our log blog:
↱ LOLA MIGNOT + MAKALA HARMONY SMITH ↰
Enjoy this watery gift created
by NATHAN OLDFIELD in Noosa.
≫ a short film BRIMMING WITH  S λ Ç R ξ Ð  PURPOSE ☍◇

Kassia Meador is known for her amazing style in and out of the water. She is a longboard champion,  designs clothes,  makes music,  paints,  photographs and makes short films. She is an artist and her canvas is life. Kassia spent her time at La Casa creating music with her band UFO,  getting sweet rides on the waves out the front and revealing how she came to be so damn creative ➣
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   ” I N T O  M Y  A R M S ”
 N I C K   C A V E   &  

   T H E   B A D   S E E D S  

unicafe.hu-nick-cave-into-my-arms-001-2Our hearts go out to Nick Cave,  his family,  friends,  and band members with the recent news of their family tragedy. In a Tribute to this legendary musician,  we’re listening to ‘Into My Arms’ featuring lyrics that will be sure to induce goose bumps and leave your spine tingling. This melancholy piano ballad played at the funeral of Michael Hutchence;  an ode to loss and sorrow which has comforted generations of listeners. Continue Reading →

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 D E V E N D R A  B A N H A R T     
with his Spanish serenade
 B R I N D O 

 The song from his 2009 ‘What Will We Be’ album sets the mood for love.

Devendra-en-Ana-3Get in the bathtub! Be together!” Those were the orders given to Devendra Banhart and his girlfriend…
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S T E P P E N W O L F
B O R N  T O  B E  W I L D

easy-rider-hog“Born to Be Wild” was initially released in 1968, and was subsequently included in many compilation albums and soundtracks. The first of these was the soundtrack for the movie EASY RIDER released in 1969.
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  J O H N  L E N N O N     
 I M A G I N E   

Bed-In_for_Peace,_Amsterdam_1969_-_John_Lennon_&_Yoko_Ono_17john-lennon-yoko-onoThis anthem for PEACE seems the perfect fit for celebrating the US finally approving the legalisation of Gay Marriage in all of it’s 50 States. 

Freedom to Marry — Just Imagine….

IMAGINE is a song written and performed by the English musician John Lennon.
The best-selling single of his solo career, its lyrics encourage the listener to imagine a world at peace without the barriers of borders or the divisiveness of religions and nationalities, and to consider the possibility that the focus of humanity should be living a life unattached to material possessions.
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 P I X I E S  
 WAVE OF MUTILATION 

Pixies were known for exploring eccentric subjects,  which Francis described as being about “Japanese businessmen doing murder-suicides with their families because they’d failed in business,  and they’re driving off a pier into the ocean.”

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