Tag Archives: rock

Play It Loud…Shostakovich Did!

I was surfing through a thread on Progressive Ears yesterday about Deep Purple. Someone brought up the three early albums with Rod Evans and I thought, “whew, lucky I got those copied off that bad hard drive,” Except I checked. … Continue reading

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Happy 75th Bob Dylan

Yesterday it was Bob Dylan’s 75th birthday. We spent a good deal of it driving back roads, billowing up clouds of dust between Tioga and our farm. Mike Olson (http://www.prairiepublic.org/radio/roots-rock-and-jazz), the afternoon dj on Prairie Public Radio was playing deep … Continue reading

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Goodbye Starman

This one is taking me a while to process. David Bowie was always in the soundtrack for my life. He may not have been the number one artist but he was always there with me. In high school I remember … Continue reading

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Best of 2014

I wasn’t going to do this for the blog because I thought I barely bought enough music in the year to even have an opinion. But when I set my media player for this year I saw plenty of new … Continue reading

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And That Is Exactly The Sort of Music With Which I Will Not Put Up

I listen to a lot of different music. At least I think I do. Besides the usual 70s hard Brit rock I cut my teeth on back in the day I am always on the hunt for something new. Lately … Continue reading

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Is this Utopia?

I’ve been going through a little Todd Rundgren kick lately and this one is a good example of why a Todd Rundgren kick is a good thing.

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