The west coast of the United States experience some pretty unusual weather over the last week.
Deep Cuts: Discovery Songs
We just celebrated Columbus Day in the United States, one of our most contentious holidays.
Deep Cuts: Songs About Happiness
Happiness: That’s what it’s all about.
Return Of the Son Of Megastorm! (TM)
I had a plan for today’s piece, but Megastorm! ™ washed it away.
Deep Cuts: Rules and Regulations
I laid down the law for 2017. You have to do these things early. You have to nip it.
Deep Cuts: Career Songs
Remarkably few of us have careers. We have jobs, but not careers.
On Diffuser: Cover Stories: Public Image Ltd., ‘Metal Box’
A mint condition Metal Box is one of my record collecting white whales.
Deep Cuts: Radio Songs
I love old radios. That’s my ’70s-era Fleetwood in the photo — ain’t it cool?
Deep Cuts: Door Songs (But Not Doors Songs)
Arnold Schwarzenneger slamming a door in my face is one of my favorite Hollywood stories, but it isn’t really that unusual. If the Arnolds of the world wasted their time on flunkies […]
201. Stray Party
Jody and I had nowhere to go on our first Christmas in Hollywood. We’d only been in town for a couple of months, and the few friends I’d made working at the […]