I hit some records stores over the weekend. I do that from time to time. It gets difficult when I’m looking for something to change my life. You can’t always predict that, but you have to be ready to roll the dice on something. I guess I wasn’t ready. I …

You like that title? It’s like “Ode on a Grecian Urn” by Keats or something. I was in the car three years ago this month when the New York rock station played an extended live version of “Sweet Jane” as performed by Lou Reed. I’d heard it many times. What …