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The sky is still crying... - Monday, August 27th 2007 9:54 PM
17 years ago today, my world, as well as that of many, many others changed, when the news came down that the one and only Stevie Ray Vaughan had died in a helicopter crash. He...
Directionally speaking... - Tuesday, August 7th 2007 1:42 AM
The two things in life that I really care about passionately are music and sports, and not necessarily in that order. I blame, or should I say, credit my father for this, since...
Gilmour might like this; Waters.. who knows - Tuesday, July 24th 2007 1:15 AM
I don't normally like covers, especially when it's a classic like Comfortably Numb, but this one is pretty good. It helps when it's Queensryche(one of my faves), joined by Dream...
It's not quite dead, but it's on life support - Friday, July 13th 2007 12:51 PM
Despite the denial of an emergency stay petition by the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, online radio has received a temporary reprieve from it's...
For all the old farts(like me), or just music fans.. - Friday, July 6th 2007 2:01 AM
The 40 Essential Albums of 1967 according to Rolling Stone. The year itself may have sucked(other than the Cardinals World Series championship), but the music sure didn't....
Since I have absolutely nothing to say about anything - Saturday, June 30th 2007 2:29 AM
I'll just post another video. This one is the first track from Tool's 10,000 Days cd; Vicarious.
Time flies... - Tuesday, June 26th 2007 9:24 PM
There's a picture of the baby from the cover of Nevermind here. He's kinda grown up a little...
With thanks to David Amulet... - Thursday, June 21st 2007 5:52 PM
One of my favorite songs of all time, Gerry Rafferty's "Baker Street".
My Dad.. - Sunday, June 17th 2007 1:57 PM
My dad passed away 29 years ago, just before my 26th birthday, but not a day goes by that I don't think about him. He was the local TV and radio sports guy here in...
I think it's a great idea... - Wednesday, June 13th 2007 1:27 AM
Our local State Senator, Steve Newman, has proposed that a section of U.S. Route 460, which runs right by Liberty University, be named in honor of the late Jerry Falwell. Now,...
Music to match my mood - Sunday, June 10th 2007 12:57 PM
Dream Theater- "Dark Eternal Night"
This guy definitely flew over the cuckoo's nest - Sunday, June 3rd 2007 3:37 PM
If you haven't heard of or seen the video of this guy going off the deep end, you're in for a treat(or not, depending on your mood). His name is Phillip Wellman, and he's the...
Heart Transplant Fund Rock Festival to be Held.. - Wednesday, May 30th 2007 4:22 PM
With age, comes compassion, I suppose... Three of the four original members of the psychedelic band Iron Butterfly have started a Heart Transplant Fund for the fourth...
Today Isn't About a Sale on Mulch at Home Depot - Monday, May 28th 2007 11:15 AM
No, it's all about the men and women of the Armed Forces that have made the sacrifices so we can live the way we do today. And for that, I have nothing but the utmost respect...
Stevie Squared - Friday, May 25th 2007 5:16 PM
Most of you know about my love of the late, great Stevie Ray Vaughan(if you didn't, you know now). While perusing YouTube today, I found several videos of SRV, but this one...
You'd think he was famous, or something... - Tuesday, May 22nd 2007 2:48 PM
Jerry Falwell's funeral is being held at Thomas Road Baptist Church as I write this entry. Liberty University and Lynchburg City law enforcement are expecting several...
No, that's not my cat - Saturday, May 19th 2007 6:58 PM
Although, it looks a lot like her. Anyway,. this is my new place. Feel free to snoop around, but for your own good, stay out of the medicine cabinet. You do not want to go in...
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