Author Archives: Adrienne Gomez

About Adrienne Gomez

Beat Poet throwback lost in Modern Times

This song is for Pete Seeger and the Water Protectors, b/c our job is not now, nor will it ever be over.

A few years ago I had the opportunity to attend a Clearwater meeting w one of our Great Water Protectors here in the Hudson Valley – Pete Seeger. He asked us to write a song that everybody could sing. I … Continue reading

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The Last Waltz – 40 years in Frisco

This is for those who have watched or listened to The Last Waltz up into the triple digits. Those who know every player by name, by album, by instrument, and by history. The Last Waltz to me is the musical … Continue reading

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Where do you find your song? Will the holes in your pockets leave you all alone?

Brick man rust red Out on the street newspaper in his head Full of words like railroad tracks They pile up in numbered stacks When the gypsy lady drowns out on her sinking ship With the name of the dead … Continue reading

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Poor Man’s Wife

Handing out and around poor man put your books away with no teeth how can you eat today Lend me just one minute of your toothless smile step off this street-corner and give me just a minute of your time … Continue reading

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Where have all the Mad Ones Gone?

The Mad Ones. The Beats. The Inner Heat. “We were all delighted, we all realized we were leaving confusion and nonsense behind and performing our one and noble function of the time, move.” -Jack Kerouac On the Road “A frantic … Continue reading

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