Steve Dickison

Shuffle Boil
shuffle boil, a magazine of poets and music
Edited by David Meltzer and Steve Dickison


Three for David


from Schallplattenspieler, or Nights at the Turntable

"And on the creamed corn, ladies
and gentlemen, Mister Gerry Mulligan" --

"This is the very first song I wrote.
It has words. You'll have to guess them."



Live at Don Mupo's Gold Nugget in Oakland

It was a Kenton hangout.
There was a record store there too, so racist they had
every one of Art Pepper's records except Meets the Rhythm Section.



Mr. LACY: You know, for me, music is the leader. I follow it. It's not that I tell it what to do. I don't tell the music what to do; the music tells me what to do. So I listen to it and I try and do what's necessary to keep it alive. (NPR 1999)



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