The CD is here! As the tale told previously goes, a rock band in Germany named The Sealevel somehow found my photo of my 1972 Ford Maverick parked next to a “Sea Level” sign in Death Valley and asked if it could be used on the cover of their CD.

I just popped by my PO Box and sure enough, Berni sent a copy of the CD, Beach from Last Summer:


and as promised, I got a photo credit in the liner notes:


And the music is pretty good too! Peppy, modern beach rock music. I’ve already got it iTuned over to my iPod. Check out the band and their music at

The post "The Sea Level Has Arrived!" was originally emerged from the primordial ooze and first walked on land at CogDogBlog ( on November 12, 2005.