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Milk ‘n’ Cookie

Ok, it’s not really coffee, but it’s time for a break… What about some milk and cookie(s)…

Here’s a nice cinemagraph (animated gif) for your visual pleasure…

milk - cookie - cinemagraph

Enjoy!

BTW, Milk ‘N’ Cookies was an American power pop and proto-punk band from Long Island, New York, active during the 1970s.
More info.

Milk ‘N’ Cookies – Full album

Header image: « Milk’s best friend » by Oreo, from the post Creative ads.

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Rodriguez: Forgotten in America, exalted in South Africa

A singer from 1960s and ’70s Detroit, Sixto Diaz Rodriguez had some of the lyric quality of Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen, but a voice like James Taylor. Cold Fact, his debut album, layered his aching voice over Motown horns and strings.

Though there was plenty of buildup, Cold Fact never became a hit in the United States. But bootlegged copies made the album — and the singer — a legend in a South Africa in ferment over apartheid.

Many stories had circulated that he had killed himself a long time ago, but his first album had become a kind of anthem against apartheid for many in South Africa.

Searching for Sugar Man documentary (VOSTFR)

When Rodriguez did his first performance in South Africa, the crowd went crazy. His first words on stage: « Thanks for keeping me alive  »

Full album

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