We just celebrated Columbus Day in the United States, one of our most contentious holidays.
“The camera never lies” is a dirty lie.
All songs (well, most) tell a story, but story songs are really something special.
My granddad took that photo. I’m not sure where and when, but
I might not like having my picture taken, but I like taking pictures. Everybody does these days, and the technology threshold is so low now that one can take pretty damned good […]
Sports are all about determining “the best.”
Artist: Rush Title: Permanent Waves Year: 1980 Label: Mercury Cover Artist/Designer/Photographer: Unknown, presumed in house art department: Hugh Syme (art director), Paula Turnbull (model), Deborah Samuel, Fin Costello, Flip Schulke (photographers) […]
Who are the good guys? They’re pretty easy to spot in books and movies, where ambiguity is a device rather than a sad reality. In everyday life, though, spotting heroes is more […]
So I didn’t con my way into a gig working with an animator. All I could do was get out my Acme catalog and cook up another scheme, preferably something involving rocket […]
Sure I could give you a list of starting fresh songs, but how about some songs about years instead?