I Spell M-A-N…Man

The news broke this morning that the legendary Bo Diddley has left us. My heart is breaking to have lost this man, this musical genius who brought so much, created and altered music forever; for this man who got so little for his innovations, who was treated so shabbily. I’m not sure I am even…

Crappy Theme Songs (we need one)

I know that the only sound you hear on this site is the occasional lady saying you won an Iphone (sorry about that – but it is so true! You did!). But we have seriously been considering getting a theme song. Just something that you should hum to yourself while you browse the site. So,…

Lets Get Prententious

One of my great passions in life is music, particularly Indie Rock which is one of the most vague genres to ever exist. Indie covers quirky, childish pop with minimalist sounds and simplistic arrangements to a cacophonous symphony requiring more than fifteen musicians playing a complicated twelve minute opus. I thought that for my first…

Eddy Arnold (who you never heard of) dead at 89

It doesn’t matter that you don’t know who Eddy Arnold is.  And I don’t want anyone to think that I am mister country music – but I can appreciate the fact that the guy started out during the Great Depression, and recorded his last album in 2005 (where Depressions are called: “recessions”).  That’s pretty bad…