Merry New Year

December 31, 2017By ChrisGeneral, Music No Comments

A few tunes. Some to wonder about the future. Some to forget the past. Some to live in the now. Some to laugh along with. Some to ponder upon. Some to drink with. Some to dance to. Some to cry to while no one is watching and the ball is dropping. Some to all the … Read More

Monkees B Day

December 30, 2017By ChrisGeneral, Music No Comments

It was a good day to be a Monkee 1945 Davy Jones (of The Monkees) is born in Manchester, England. And yes, he is the reason Bowie is named Bowie because of him. 1942 Michael Nesmith (of The Monkees) is born Robert Michael Nesmith in Houston, Texas. This gives me a good excuse to embed … Read More

Week 609 Full Show Our Favorite Songs of 2017 Part 3 of 5

December 27, 2017By ChrisMusic, Music Podcast No Comments

More great tunes of 2017 Any of your favorite NEXT songs make it? 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 a tee shirt, or…something from them. Thank you. If there are any bands/managers/labels etc that want their music removed … Read More

Week 608 Full Show Our Favorite Songs of 2017 Part 2 of 5

December 20, 2017By ChrisMusic Podcast 1 Comment

It’s week 2 of 5. Any of your favorite NEXT songs make it? 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 a tee shirt, or…something from them. Thank you. If there are any bands/managers/labels etc that want their music removed … Read More

Kate Snow Lip Sync Battle

December 19, 2017By ChrisMusic No Comments

You can’t touch this. Thank you for the fan video. This is all we have at the moment. From TV Newser: NBC Nightly News threw an epic holiday dance party for staffers and crew last week at 30 Rock. The festivities kicked off with a lip sync battle between anchor Lester Holt, and correspondent and … Read More

Happy B Day Keith Richards

December 18, 2017By ChrisMusic No Comments

Born in Dartfold, Kent, England in 1964. We need to start thinking about what kind of world we are going to leave Keith Richards. A few quotes to get us in the mood. “Music is a necessity. After food, air, water and warmth, music is the next necessity of life.” “I mean some doctor told … Read More

Walk This Way

December 15, 2017By ChrisGeneral, Music No Comments

Young Frankenstein opens in theaters. It’s 1974. Aerosmith take a break from recording the Toys in the Attic album and see the film. They laugh hysterically at the scene where Igor (Marty Feldman) tells Dr. Frankenstein (Gene Wilder) to “walk this way,” and the doctor imitates Igor’s walk. Returning to the studio, they have the … Read More

Week 607 Full Show Our Favorite Songs of 2017 76-61

December 13, 2017By ChrisMusic, Music Podcast No Comments

Every bloody year I do this and every bloody year I promise I wouldn’t. But I end up doing it. Man, I suck. So I throw my favorite tracks in a playlist throughout the year. This year 298 songs made it. I keep saying (to myself) that month by month I’m going to put them … Read More

VU Play Live For The First Time

December 11, 2017By ChrisMusic No Comments

The Velvet Underground play their first show today in 1965. They open for a group called The Myddle Class in the auditorium of Summit High School in New Jersey. They play three songs: “There She Goes Again,” “Heroin” and “Venus In Furs.” I wonder how many people claim they were there?