Monthly Archives: December 2013

See You In The Next Life Brother Benjamin Curtis

CUSS YOU CANCER! CUSS YOU! Benjamin Curtis was an incredible talent.  I remember hearing Secret Machines for the first time and being amazed.  Then disappointed to learn of their break up and be just as amazed with his new project, … Continue reading

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Saving Songs From Extinction: “Babylon’s Burning” by The Ruts

I am looking at songs that maybe never were played on the radio or songs that were and then stopped. If I don’t add new life to these songs they may become extinct. We may never hear of them again. … Continue reading

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Hope

Hope I hope you have a Happy New Year! Hope for a good life Do we ever lose it?  I guess if we have then we are not reading this right now.  Hope is such an interesting thing.  It may … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas to All

Christmas music has such a short yearly life but there are a few real gems. The Sinead O’Connor version of “Silent Night” is so wonderful. It’s like walking in a winter wonderland. Ooh there’s a doe and a bunny. If … Continue reading

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Gary Numan’s Gift is his Song and his Tour

Coming to Chicago on a Saturday night!!  Thank you little Lord Jesus. Gary will be bringing his Splinter Tour to North America in 2014 with a full US/Canda tour in March & April 2014. Gary will be joined on the … Continue reading

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The Orwells doing very well

Chicago band The Orwells have been doing very well for themselves lately. They are making all the right moves for a new band trying to take over the world. I’ve been listening and following this band for a little while … Continue reading

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New Music Tuesday – Royal Bangs

BRASS OUT NOW ON MODERN ART RECORDS, PRODUCED BY THE BLACK KEYS’ PATRICK CARNEY The Knoxville, Tennessee quartet Royal Bangs is set to embark on a nationwide headline tour accompanied by fellow indie band Bad Suns.  The upcoming tour is in support of their … Continue reading

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The Best Music in Movie Moments at #1

Movies would be a sight for sore eyes if not for music. It is the music that gives you goose bumps or makes your tear ducts fill with salty discharge…No, I’m not crying, I have something in my eye.  Sure … Continue reading

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The Greatest Record Going Round in 2013

What could be construed as a Top 10 list of this year.  If this was actually a Top 10 list, this would probably be #1 on the list.  If it was this sort of list. Arctic Monkeys have finally delivered … Continue reading

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The Best Music in Movie Moments at #2

Movies would be a sight for sore eyes if not for music. It is the music that gives you goose bumps or makes your tear ducts fill with salty discharge…No, I’m not crying, I have something in my eye. Sure … Continue reading

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