Enchanted Desert

“They’ll challenge each other to walk ten miles into Death Valley without any supplies. They wager money on it.”

Reverberated Crying

A dusty ballad plays in a grand old ballroom filled with tailored men and elaborate hairdos.

Do You Remember New Orleans?

One night I found a cassette tape at the bottom of a shoebox while cleaning the attic. The label said Jim Reeves Roast, June 1978.

Connie & Coltrane at the End of Time

A busted tape loop of sludgy Coltrane with a shot of Connie Francis in a ballroom filled with radio static and feedback.

Texas Radio Drift

He heard it somewhere southeast of El Paso. He couldn’t understand a word of it, but it was the most beautiful thing he’d ever heard.