A beginner's guide to the Velvet Underground (without hits)

July 27th, 2019

Hi, all! So, I've been listening to a bunch of the Velvet Underground recently, because they're, ya know, one of the greatest bnands to ever exsist, and Lou Reed was a genius. There are many liswts out there of songs to get the uninitiated excited about the Velvets, but they always have the same damn songs on them. So I decided to go through and pi...

Read more

I saw Rocket Man and decided to write about Elton John

July 13th, 2019

So, much like seemingly everyone else in the world, I recently saw RocketMan, the Elton John biopic. (I thought it was okay. Not my favorite, but not bad.) But that, unsurprisingly, got me thinking about the music of Elton John, specifically how awesome his music was back in the ’70s! So I thought, just for the fun of it, I’d go through...

Read more

The artist formerly known as "the artist formerly known as Prince."

July 7th, 2019

Hi, folks! So, a couple of weeks ago, I was messing around on Twitter and found some folks who had made a list of the top 10 Prince albums. I was super excited to read the list, and I was super disappointed once I did. I did not agree with their selections! I decided that I wanted to try and come up with my own list of Prince’s top 10 albums....

Read more

Early Roxy Music

June 22nd, 2019

Hi, folks! I want to write about Roxy Music today. I consider myself a huge Roxy Music fan, and there is a specific reason why I want to write about them today. Here in the United States, when people mention Roxy Music, they are usually talking about their final album, 1982’s Avalon, and the songs most discussed here are the singles from that...

Read more

Foo Fighters rocked my face off at Sonic Temple. Here are some thoughts on them!

June 15th, 2019

Hi, folks! So, I finally got around to writing another blog post! You’re welcome, I guess? Or, more accurately, thank you so much for checking it out!   Did anyone else see Foo Fighters at the Sonic Temple Festival a few weeks ago? If so, I’m sure you are aware of this, but they were absolutely amazing! I had never seen them befo...

Read more