Monthly Archives: December 2010

A Bit of a Holiday Break

Library Sleevefacing will return on January 3rd!

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Perry Como Sings Merry Christmas Rap

While Perry Como usually sticks to easy listening, he looks like he could handle some Christmas freestyle or punk rock, doesn’t he? In this photo: Perry Como, Eric Honneffer, Lee McLaird, and Feet Unknown.  Photo by Liz Tousey.

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Christmas Dance Party

It may say Christmas Dance Party on the album, but Lester Lanin is all about the loungin’ at the Pop Culture Library’s reference desk, baby. In this photo: Lester Lanin, Mary Zuzik and Ton-Nise Green.  Photo by Liz Tousey.

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Christmas With Johnny Mathis

Johnny Mathis likes to keep it real for Christmas and sticks to the classic black-sweater-and-blue-jeans combo in lieu of the Santa Suit. In this photo: Johnny Mathis, Cory Kaszrpyk, and Unknown Hand.  Photo by Liz Tousey.

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Truth About Christmas

Vanessa Bell Armstrong feels that the truth about Christmas is probably best told in the library’s budget office. In this photo: Vanessa Bell Armstrong, Mardi Losoya-Rush, and Kim Davis.  Photo by Liz Tousey.

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Christmas Songs for Young Hearts

Here at the Music Listening Center, we have tunes for everyone and all seasons. In this photo: Rudy and Sabrina Ramos.  Photo by Liz Tousey.

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Dean Martin Christmas Album

Though the holidays make him a little blue, Dean Martin always cheers up when he visits the mosaic in the Music Library. In this photo: Dean Martin, Susannah Cleveland and Matt Donahue.  Photo by Liz Tousey.

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Pops Christmas Party

To the dismay of the students still studying for finals, (and library staff) the Boston Pops Orchestra has employed a chipper young lady to disperse musical instruments throughout the library for Christmas. In this photo: Unknown Model for the Boston … Continue reading

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An Old Time Christmas

For Christmas this year, Randy Travis wishes he could be featured on a READ poster. In this photo: Randy Travis, Sean Ahern and Luke Davis.  Photo by Liz Tousey.

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Holiday Sing Along with Mitch

On the first day of Christmas, Mitch Miller lent to me, a pair of headphones and an LP. In this photo: Mitch Miller and the Gang, Michael Lee and Susannah Cleveland.  Photo by Liz Tousey.

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Life and Times

Jim Croce isn’t happy about being left in Sound Recordings Archivist Bill Schurk’s office while the rest of the staff is downstairs at the library’s final Record Sale. In this photo: Jim Croce, Susannah Cleveland and Bill Schurk.  Photo by … Continue reading

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All No. 1 Hits

Conway Twitty is very enthusiastic about watching the construction for the new Wolfe Center for the Arts from the Jerome Library’s seventh floor windows. In this photo: Conway Twitty, Susan Goldstein, and Susannah Cleveland.  Photo by Liz Tousey.

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From the ArtsX, Part XVII

In this photo, clockwise: Katie Baker, Suzanna Tyrell, Luda Polyakova, and Elainie Lillios.

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From the ArtsX, Part XVI

In this photo: Teresa Siwajek, Lola, Bella, Sophie and Nicole Szparagowski.  Unfortunately, Charlie Rich is another unknown model.

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From the ArtsX, Part XV

This one is a bit tricky.  I have two Pat Benetars, but I don’t know which one is which- Rebecca Szparagowski and Daphne Siwajek-Spence.  Michael Herrera is Barry Manilow, and I don’t have a credit for George Michael.  Any help … Continue reading

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From the ArtsX, Part XIV

In this photo, clockwise: Justin, Mike, Amber, Enoch Wu, Michael Herrera, Justin Naven and Amber Wittenburg.

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From the ArtsX, Part XIII

In this photo, clockwise: Debbie DeStend, Bella, Hillary Smith, Casey and Nycole Baker.

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Live from the ArtsX, Part XII

In this photo, clockwise: Katerina Ruedi Ray, Ian Dawson, Bill Mathis, Michael Herrera and Stasi Wojtkiowicz.

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Live From the ArtsX Part XI

In this photo, clockwise: Gwen Evans, Charlie Kanwischer, David Harnish, Linda Lander and Maxine Barry.

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Live from the ArtsX Part X

In this photo, clockwise: Leonard Logsdon, Khani Begum, Emma Norton,  and MK Winstead (featured in the Judds and Dolly Parton).

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