SHOWS AND WRITING:

Cobain Would Be 50

Cobain Would Be 50

February 20, 2017

In 2016, producer Butch Vig celebrated the 25th anniversary of “Nevermind” with a look back at what made the album endure. “Part of it is that the performances are amazing-sounding, really intense, and very focused. But the songs are super hook-y. They’re gloriously hook-y pop songs dressed up with punk attitude, so you can sing … Read More

Song of the Day: Chuck Prophet and The Matinee

Song of the Day: Chuck Prophet and The Matinee

February 19, 2017

Sunday Song of the Day One part Whiskey. One part roots. They are from Vancouver, eh. Also that is one damn cool looking record player…but does it sound good. Or it that just a web design? Either way…cool lyric video. Saturday Song of the Day Based on a true story. Like those two songs? Hear … Read More

Week 564 Full Show 02_15_17

Week 564 Full Show 02_15_17

February 15, 2017

Hello good people. Next and new music, in general, isn’t for everyone. So thank you for being special. Thank you for listening. Like what you hear? Share it. Please and thank you. Please support these bands…or we wouldn’t have bands like this around to support. Buy an album, or a ticket to a show, or … Read More

Song of the Day: Split Single and Middle Kids

Song of the Day: Split Single and Middle Kids

February 14, 2017

Tuesday’s Song of the Day Mid Tempo Rocker…right up my alley. Plus Chicago. Done and Done. Enjoy. Plus you gotta love a start of a song with a ringing chord that lasts 8 seconds or so. Or maybe that’s just me…yeah it’s probably just me. Monday’s Song of the Day I like the drums. I … Read More

91 is 25: Adam Schmitt

91 is 25: Adam Schmitt

February 10, 2017

Yes, yes I know it’s technically 26 (in 2017) but the title is “catchy” so I’m keeping 25. Deal with it. If it helps just call it “Alternative Facts”. I’ve covered a few big albums of 1991 (scroll to the bottom of this post for a list). Today I’m going to dig a bit deeper. … Read More

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Or as a man much wiser than me once said
A man’s growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.

– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Or Maybe
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.

– Aristotle

So please visit my friends and by helping them we can grow together.