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Diary of Amy Rigby

Diary of Amy Rigby

By Amy Rigby
Everyday life of the original Mod Housewife, with music
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Fifty Feet From Stardom
A hose is a hose is a hose... As promised, a more lighthearted episode. 
07:39
September 27, 2021
Stress Test
Sometimes it's all a little too much. Covid burnout, post-Ida angst; vertigo and...Dad.
05:53
September 12, 2021
I Am The Owl Man
A mysterious visitor; small town livin'; Nanci Griffith. Music in this episode Invisible from Middlescence a late-night version of Nanci's The Flyer (nb This is a late-night cover of Nanci Griffith's The Flyer...I originally did a version for the Nanci tribute Trouble In The Fields that Pete and Maura Kennedy put together - here just trying to capture a little of the moment in one of my favorite songs. Maybe I was drawn to it cause she mentions Pittsburgh but I think she really captured that lonely but hopeful feeling of being a woman on the road as well as anyone ever has.
11:41
August 25, 2021
Persona
"I never thought I'd develop such a fondness for boats" and other thoughts on identity, ambition - and gravity. Songs in this episode: Intro music - Invisible from Middlescence Read the Room - unreleased demo, 2020
08:03
July 28, 2021
First Tuesday In July
Manhattan miles, memories and hopes. This old girl's out, but her old man's in. Songs in this episode: Invisible (theme music) Dirty Bridge both from Middlescence
14:34
July 13, 2021
Just Say No
Am I eternally hopeful, or just a pushover? Learning to say no, one random encounter at a time. Music in this episode The Good Girls from Diary Of A Mod Housewife Invisible from Middlescence
06:35
July 1, 2021
And It Goes On and On and On and...
Working hard or hardly working; a return to some kind of normal. Journey, George and the old broom knows all the corners.
06:43
June 17, 2021
Down In The Old Hotel
Passing pandemic time in front of British tv shows Escape To The Country and the Hotel Inspector, I end up seeing too many scary parallels. Is it time to go back to work yet? Songs in this episode: Invisible from Middlescence You're Getting Old from A One Way Ticket To My Life
06:29
June 2, 2021
Werewolves
Dads and daughters; driveway moments and riding with Warren Zevon
06:07
May 19, 2021
Witness 2
Pandemic wedding anniversary; ghosts of past tours...burgers and ancient amplifiers - these are the things memories are made of.
07:51
May 4, 2021
Stop The World And Let Me Off
Trying to keep up with the way we do things now can wear a person out... Music in this episode Invisible from Middlescence The Old Guys from The Old Guys
12:24
April 14, 2021
Rambling Vines
Book returns; poison ivy. Pay it forward and farewell to a friend. Looking back; trying to write a new book. Bongo therapy. Music in this episode from Middlescence: Invisible Ivory Tower
12:24
March 31, 2021