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2 For 2uesday

Peter Gabriel has just released a new single “The Veil” that is featured in the new Oliver Stone movie “Snowden” I was very happy to learn Oliver Stone had decided to make a film about Edward Snowden and believe this is a powerful and inspiring film. Oliver takes his music very seriously and I have […]

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Labor Day

Happy Labor Day!  May you make your workplace as fun as Josh Baskin had it in BIG.  I like how Peter Gabriel’s “Big Time” is featured in the trailer but Huey Lewis’ “Workin’ For A Livin’” was placed in the actual movie. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share […]

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All In The Family

  I saw the band Tweedy this week.  The core of the band consists of Jeff Tweedy on vocals and guitar and his son Spencer on drums.  Spencer’s loopy drum style constantly kept his dad on his toes as opposed to the precision drumming style of Glenn Kotche, Jeff’s drummer in the band Wilco.  It […]

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Playing With Dad

Last week Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy released a song with his son Spencer on drums.  They’re releasing an album called Sukierae  (pronounced “sue-key-ray”).  According to dictionary.com, it’s not really a word so we’ll just have to trust the Tweedys’ on this one.  Any fan of Tweedy’s work will love this song and he allows Spencer plenty […]

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New Music Tuesday

Two nice releases to start the new year. Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks come out with their first album in three years and as expected it’s  a jam fest of rockin’ good tunes.  I imagine these songs are going to play well on the summer festival circuit.  It’s both jammy and punk sounding.  For those […]

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Rock Hall Nominees 2014

The Rock Hall has announced their Nominees for the Class of 2014.  They are many repeat nominees so we shall see if the second..or third…or fourth time is the charm. Using My Morning Jacket’s “Wordless Chorus” lyrics of “We Are The Innovators, They are The Imitators”, I will let you know who I think should […]

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New Music Tuesday

Apparently Halloween is near as the freaks are starting to come out and release new music. By freaks, I mean beloved artists that have shown their freaky side a few times in their career. The first freak is Peter Gabriel.  He may look like a harmless grandfatherly figure now but during his Genesis days he […]

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