Simple Questions with Chris Bro: CMJ

October 25, 2011By ChrisMusic No Comments

Let’s get this out of the way. If you read any article or talked to someone about CMJ and they didn’t mention this showcase (Sat Oct 22 at Mercury Lounge)…feel free to stop listening and ignore anything they had to say. Now or ever. Pre-event I was excited. I knew most of the bands and … Read More

How Bad Is This?

October 25, 2011By CoachMusings By Mark 8 Comments

OK someone forwarded this to me because they know my feelings about Susan Boyle.  The other night she was on “Dancing With The Stars” and she ruined one of the greatest songs ever written.  The video is below.  Susan Boyle tackles the Righteous Brothers classic “Unchained Melody”.  I consider this to be perhaps the greatest … Read More

Zeitoun by Dave Eggers

October 25, 2011By ChrisBooks No Comments

I just finished this well written non-fiction book about a family and their trials around Hurricane Katrina. The main character is Abdulrahman Zeitoun. He is a middle-aged Syrian-­American father of four. He owns of a successful painting and contracting firm. He works hard and takes good care of his loved ones. He the kind of … Read More