Tag Archives: Big Sur

BlackClock (the blog) says HMML = Instant inspiration

Technology has brought narcissism to new heights, and we don’t care.  In other words, we’re not going to (consciously) apologize for posting other blogs that give us love.  You’d do the same, right?  In fact, you do do the same.  … Continue reading

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“Oh what a night:” Levi Strom, Kath Bloom, and Melissa Underwood show review (HMML, 1/31/11)

Despite the Indian Summer daytime temps out here in Big Sur (yeah, I’m looking at you Chicago), Monday night brought a fine wintry canyon-chill at the Henry Miller Library. Perhaps it was for the best. A fire was set, vinyl … Continue reading

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Animal Collective tickets go on sale today!

Update: It sold out! – It’s true.  Today, at noon, go to the Henry Miller Library or Folk Yeah page and follow links to the ticketing page.  The show is April 14th. The day of the event, there are no … Continue reading

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The greatest book of the 20th Century. Discuss.

That, ahem, would be “Tropic of Cancer.” A book, first published in France in 1934, that wasn’t published in Miller’s own country until 1961.  Could you imagine?  Not being able to buy your own book in your own country for … Continue reading

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Animal Collective in Big Sur: Ticket-buying instructions

Consider it, like, a fun treasure hunt; your quest for Animal Collective tickets at the Henry Miller Library in Big Sur, on April 14th. Well, for those interested, your next set of instructions are found at folkyeah.com.  Basically, tickets go … Continue reading

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Best Year Ever! Summary of sick 2010 shows. Totally sick.

2010 was totally sick at the Henry Miller Library.  Yo La Tengo, Arcade Fire, Band of Horses, etc., yada yada yada.  And don’t get us started on Monterey County proper; heck, Dylan played Monterey! So, recently, the three luminaries behind … Continue reading

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Still room available for the “best writing workshop in the country”

That would be our writing workshop.  Namely, the Big Sur writing workshop to be held March 4-6 in Seaside/Monterey, CA.  It will sell out so hurry up before it’s too late! For the past fourteen years, writers have come to … Continue reading

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*Animal Collective* to return to the Henry Miller Library in Big Sur!

It’s true.  The Prodigal Sons of Baltimore shall return: (((folkYEAH!))) Presents @ Henry Miller Library in Big Sur, CA: A N I M A L  C O L L E C T i V E plus very special guest Thursday, … Continue reading

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Things that make us blush: kittens, Zima, nice blogs about us

Like this one.   I mean, we’re not one to toot our own horns, but c’mon, can you blame us?  We blushed, for goodness sakes. It’s a nice blog about a visitor’s tour of the library.  For you, dear reader, consider … Continue reading

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Some enchanted evening with Band of Horses in Big Sur

Did I say “enchanting”? I also meant alluring, beguiling, bewitching, fascinating.  And simply scrumptious. Thursday night found 300 gentle, well-behaved people, bellies bursting with delectable Cuban food and dank brew, utterly enraptured as J. Tillman and headliners, Band of Horses, … Continue reading

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