Note: Deep Purple was recently announced as a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, rendering parts of this little story obsolescent. I’m sure that was the Hall’s intent because, you know, […]
It’s going to be a rough one, folks.
We’re about to enter 2016, 40 years removed from the Bicentennial. In another ten years we’ll likely see another red, white, and blue marketing blitz similar to the one in ’76. Although […]
Like banned/changed album covers, test pressings are freak printings that I always pick up when I stumble across them. I like the rarity of them, and I like the peek behind the […]
The following is a piece of thinly veiled fiction that I wrote several years ago and haven’t found a home for. I concede, oh great magazine publishers — it’s not for you […]
That’s a little tiny Christmas me to the left of the sister rockin’ the Santa guitar.
The next morning I awoke and ran back up to the roof of the Su Casa Apartments to see how the riots were progressing. I could see the fires making their way […]
Need some Christmas music but sick of that Mariah Carey song?
This week’s “Choose and Defend” takes place during an imaginary presidential election year.
There is a fine line sometimes between romance and memory. I am guilty of putting on the rose-colored Bootsy shades, but I try to keep it to a minimum. Sometimes, though, it is […]