You know all the songs which made Pearl Jam a quintessential icon of the 90’s? Yeah, they’re all right here! If you know me, you probably know I’m not a huge fan of the radio hits (like “Alive”, “Black”, and “Jeremy”). But the more rowdy songs (such as “Once”, “Porch”, and yes, even “Even Flow”) […]
New business cards came in! Now to get out there and give them all away 🙂
Tuesday nights, Uncommon Ground on Devon hosts an awesome open mic. While comedy and poetry are welcome, the Listening Room was filled with musicians — all of whom were excellent performers! The format was one song, which kept a nice flow going, and the applause was enthusiastic, without being raucous. I decided to go first, […]
One of the largest music fests in the world, right here in Chicago. I wasn’t able to go, but the YouTube live streams are fantastic quality — all of the awesomeness, none of the hassle. I watched a bit last night (Janelle Monae), caught a replay of Death Cab for Cutie this morning, and going […]
Quite enjoying this one!
Looks like Magic Wands re-released their 2012 debut, with some remastering. I discovered this album while living in Samoa, and it has been a go-to ever since. Every single song has it’s own energy. Originally my favourite was Black Magic (that raunchy riff is an earworm), but then it changed to Crystals (a little more […]
One of my favourites.