We do our best to make good decisions, but we can’t know everything they’ll lead to. —- My kids and I just flew across country for a little vacation. We changed planes […]
I’d be lying if I told you I’ve never lied. We all have, from little white lies on up to whoppers about everything from weapons of mass destruction to whether that dress […]
You like your Zydeco hot and spicy, right? You need to check out Andre Thierry. These guys are tight and the music’s poppin’. Check them out at http://www.andrethierry.com. Go!
The graphic design firm where Michael worked was located on downtown Los Angeles’s Traction Avenue. I’d never ventured downtown, much less on a Friday night. On the way I passed the Atomic […]
Sammy Hagar doesn’t throw a concert so much as a party. His loyal fans, or Redheads, follow the Red Rocker to wherever he’s serving up his good time rock and roll, which […]
Let’s shortcut the review portion of this: If you like synth pop, you’re going to dig this one. Even when the songs are heavy they’re light—happy beats, bright vocals, and crisp production. […]
This might not be the coolest thing in my stacks, but if it isn’t it’s damn close.
Originally posted in June 2011. Andrew Gold passed away a couple of days ago. Cancer, age fifty-nine. Only fifteen years older than me. I don’t really know much about the guy other […]
Late 1988/early 1989 was a brilliant time musically, hair metal and Rick Astley aside.
Tony and I sat in the cab of his pickup eating Egg McMuffins and slouching toward Pasadena. We were on our way to television star Della Bryce’s house, a beautiful 1930s era […]