Music of the Streets

October 15, 2017 — For a few weeks, I’ve been hearing a radio ad for a contest. The tag line: are you the next Guns ‘n’ Roses, Metallica, ….? Well, I can’t remember the rest, but[…]

Dreams and …

October 7, 2017, updated October 8, 2017 — I think the nicest send offs, tributes in other terms, are the ones that make us feel a connection to our own lives. As of the time[…]

The Day The Music Died

October 2, 2017 — There are really no words, only shock and sadness. Our sincerest sorry to all who lost their precious lives attending what is supposed to be a celebration of music. And our[…]

Let It Go

October 1, 2017 — Again, I had another week with a bunch of influences. I’m going to start in reverse order. I wrote one of those little post-it notes on the wall I write to[…]

We Will Rock You

September 17, 2017 — There are a few things I check every week. I type my favorite artists and then the word “news”. Sadly, my favs aren’t doing much. Well that’s not true, The Pretty[…]

Happy Labor Day

September 2, 2017 — You have three more days. For what, you ask? To wear white, of course. On a serious note though, the very name “Labor Day”, or for my non-American spellers “Labour Day”,[…]

Drama, Drama, Drama

August 27, 2017 — I didn’t get up at the midnight premier time to listen to the new Taylor Swift song, Look What You Made Me Do, but I did listen to the song on[…]

Don Your Crown and _____ a Gong!

August 19, 2017 — In the world of music I heard three interesting things this week. First, Slash was named guitar maker Gibson’s first global band ambassador. According to the music press what that means[…]

Then to Now

August 13, 2017 — Well, I’m back from my week off from writing, relying, again, on the radio for my inspiration. I had the radio on the classic rock channel this week, mostly, so given[…]