Here’s one for the Bowie fan who has everything.
Deep Cuts: Circle Songs
Playlists are no place for controversy, but I’m going to go ahead and say it: Circles–and this is just my opinion–are the roundest of all of the two dimensional shapes. “What about […]
Deep Cuts: Songs For Presidents
We celebrated President’s Day this past Monday in the United States. Well, honestly
Deep Cuts: Songs For Valentines
Did you know that at least seven songs have been written about love?
From The Stacks: ‘Woody Woodmansey’s U-Boat’
What’s a Bowie fan to do when the Bowie bins are empty? Search for related acts, of course.
From The Stacks: David Bowie (Laser Disc)
One of the many marks of a true lunatic is the presence of dead formats. Along with my vinyl and CDs, I own cassettes, 8-tracks, 4-tracks, 78s, Edison phonographs, and Hip Pockets. […]
Deep Cuts: Velvet Songs
Where did all the velvet go? When I was a kid it was everywhere: furniture, car interiors, suits. Now? No velvet. Oh, we have Polar Fleece. We have stretchy denim. Vegan leather. […]
Deep Cuts: Songs For Breaking Stuff
Breaking stuff gets a bad rap. When music breaks through my crusty exterior and exposes my gooey nougat center, I may be uncomfortable for a few minutes but inevitably I’m grateful. Feeling […]
Deep Cuts: Your Funeral Playlist
While you’re reading this, I’m sitting stiffly in my Sunday clothes, paying my respects to a lost friend. Too soon, too soon.
Confessions Of A Completist
I just finished rereading Kurt Vonnegut’s entire published output, sort of.