Tag Archives: Garth Brooks

New Music Tuesday

I like Dave Grohl.  I imagine he’d be a great guy to hang out with and swap stories over beers.  His eight-part documentary Sonic Highways is fascinating for both the music fanatic and the casual fan.  He really hits all the right notes paying homage to the punk rock/country heroes of years gone by.  The […]

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Favorite Drinking Songs

The cool thing about drinking songs is that no music style has the patent on the right way to create the perfect drinking song. Hip Hop to Country to Rock they all have created some memorable songs. I know St. Patrick’s Day is about more than just drinking so let’s just say it’s a coincidence […]

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Hello and Goodbye

It was a weekend of hellos (Winter Olympics opening ceremony and Jimmy Fallon to The Tonight Show) and goodbyes (Jay Leno’s last show and X Factor cancellation) and Hello Goodbye to The Beatles 50th anniversary appearance on Ed Sullivan.  Each one was celebrated with song so without further adieu. … Russian Police Choir sing Daft […]

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Musical Couples

This week I’m going to see Patty Griffin and the very next day, Robert Plant.  Both have off days on the day their significant other is playing so I’m hoping they’ll each make a cameo at their partner’s show.  It’s a great musical couple and in salute to this couple I’m listing a few other […]

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Country and Rock Halls

Garth Brooks was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame and I realized that despite the huge influence that country has on rock music it is barely a footnote in the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame.  Jimmie Rogers and Jerry Lee Lewis were inducted in 1986. Hank Williams was inducted at the event in […]

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