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 […]
What is this life thing anyway?
It took half a century, but Warner Brothers finally released the complete Woodstock. Well, almost.
Who the heck bought me an eight pack of tube socks?
What will become of the epic road trip in the era of autonomous cars?
“Why would you pay good money to see Jethro Tull?” That’s the first question people asked me
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. […]
Measuring most things is easy.
My mother loved everything about Christmas, and that included the music. I doubt she’d have much use for my playlists, though. Ma was more of a holiday traditionalist. Bust out the Bing […]
Regular readers (both of you) might have noticed that something was missing a couple of days ago.