Week 274 The Best of July

July 29, 2011By ChrisMusic Podcast 1 Comment

Thanks for listening. These are the 13 best songs of July. The Artists and songs: The Horrors – Still Life, We are Augustines – Chapel Song, Wilco – I Might, Old 97s – No Simple Machine, Grouplove – Don’t Say Oh Well, Yawn – Toys, Handsome Furs – What About Us?, Man Man – … Read More

Cheer Up Everyone

July 29, 2011By CoachMusings By Mark 1 Comment

I know you must be thinking that it’s odd that I, the man you all call Coach, is being so positive and upbeat.  You’re probably thinking this is out of character.  Well you’re absolutely right.  However I think during hard times like these it’s important to realize that there’s always tomorrow and the sun WILL … Read More

Friday Shuffle

July 29, 2011By CoachMusings By Mark No Comments

OK it’s been a rough week for everyone around here and I have just the thing to cheer everyone up.  You may be asking yourself “Why Coach what could possibly cheer us up on a gloomy Friday after a bad week?”.  Well I’ll tell you.  It’s the Friday Shuffle of course.  See don’t you feel … Read More

Musical Notes

July 28, 2011By ChrisMusic No Comments

The first full trailer for Pearl Jam’s Documentary “Pearl Jam Twenty”. The movie will premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 10th, open in major cities on September 20th and air on PBS as part of their American Masters series on October 21st. Pearl Jam Twenty from Pearl Jam on Vimeo. Beastie Boys … Read More

Next not on the Peak

July 27, 2011By ChrisMusic, Music Podcast 19 Comments

Wow I don’t know where to begin. I’ll start by I saying thank you to anyone that listened to NEXT at anytime. If you subscribed to the free podcast at iTunes…I LOVE YOU. You have brilliant taste in music and I truly appreciate you. This community of music lovers has become a second family to … Read More

I <3 the NFL

July 27, 2011By sullySports No Comments

I tried to pretend I was indifferent.  And I may have actually convinced myself that I would not be bothered by a missed NFL season.  I felt taken for granted, and even rejected, as it was clear what I wanted was immaterial.  It was obvious to me what the other parties would gain if they … Read More

The Imperfectionists by Tom Rachman

July 25, 2011By ChrisBooks 2 Comments

Full disclosure. I read the newspaper everyday (yes I am one of what four people left that do that right?). Hell I get it delivered to my house. So I had this book on my wishlist for a bit now. If you want a bit of a glimpse into the inner workings of a newspaper … Read More

Music Video of The Day

July 25, 2011By CoachMusings By Mark No Comments

OK today I’ll pay my respects to the dead.  Today’s video is Amy Winehouse with the title track of of her album “Back To Black”.  This is not only a great song but a great video.  It’s a funeral scene and perhaps this gives us a little insight into what tormented Amy.

Amy Winehouse Is Dead

July 25, 2011By CoachMusings By Mark No Comments

OK who had July 2011 in their Amy Winehouse death pool?  I had January.  Anyway as we all know Amy Winehouse is dead.  In more shocking news the Pope has announced that he’s anti-gay.  I actually liked Amy a lot I thought her music was great and that album was brilliant.  I will miss reading … Read More

Farewell Harry, We Hardly Knew Ye

July 24, 2011By AdrienneBooks, Movies No Comments

Well, that’s it. The end of Harry Potter as we know it. The final film in the epic franchise, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, came out two weeks ago to much hype and fanfare. I finally saw it this past weekend and I was not disappointed. In fact, I was surprised, elated, … Read More