It’s amazing how many rituals we participate in without realizing it.
Have you heard enough about COVID-19?
Last week we surveyed the long history of songs about Johnny, but we can’t overlook his sidekick Mary. Songs about Mary date at least to the eighth century, though those early ones […]
Ever since Johnny came marching home during the Civil War he’s been popular with songwriters.
What is this life thing anyway?
What kind of idiot voluntarily does 66,795 push-ups?
There are two kinds of Christmas music people: Those who want to hear the exact same songs sung the same way by the same people and those who don’t. There’s a third […]
Have you ever been under so much pressure that you thought your head would pop? Work, home, money, politics, climate, holidays, traffic–it can all be too much now and then. So what’s […]
The west coast of the United States experience some pretty unusual weather over the last week.
It’s that time of year again when we pack up the station wagon and return to the nest.