My Life In Music: Andy Kuusisto

March 6, 2017By ChrisMusic, Musings By Mark 2 Comments

I met Andy through Steven Wright Mark. I believe he was playing bass with SWM. I could be wrong. I’ve been wrong before and I shall be wrong again. Everyone has a music journey. I hope everyone continues to have a musical journey. This is Andy’s musical journey in his own words. Andy Kuusisto on … Read More

Read Like David Bowie

March 2, 2017By ChrisMusic, Musings By Mark No Comments

It’s been reported that David Bowie was a big reader. Check out his answer to question number one. This is from a Vanity Fair interview in 1998. So happy World Book Day. In 2013 this article came out. I have copied the books below. I’ve got some reading to do (my queue of books just … Read More

Week 566 Our Favorite Songs of Feb 2017

March 1, 2017By ChrisMusic Podcast No Comments

It’s our monthly look back. A simple review of NEXT. Enjoy. 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 a tee shirt, or…something from them. Thank you. If there are … Read More

Johnny Cash’s B Day

February 26, 2017By ChrisMusic, Musings By Mark No Comments

Do you have one of those places? You know the kind of place I’m talking about. A place you never plan on going to. A place where if you end up there you know you had a great night. And by a great night I mean a drunk night. A very drunk night. I think … Read More

Tom Waits…gets a Grammy

February 23, 2017By ChrisMusings By Mark No Comments

Sometimes Grammy does good. Unlike say when they award Jethro Tull “Best Hard Rock/Metal” performance. Yes, because nothing says metal like a flute solo. It was 17 years ago that Tom Waits’ “Mule Variations” won a Grammy for Best Contemporary Folk Album. Not sure if this is folk but I’ll give The Grammys a pass … Read More

Week 565 Full Show 02_22_17

February 22, 2017By ChrisMusic Podcast No Comments

We meet once again…as we try to find a NEXT, new favorite song. 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 a tee shirt, or…something from them. Thank you. If … Read More

Cobain Would Be 50

February 20, 2017By ChrisMusic No Comments

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