Monthly Archives: December 2010


Best is such a silly word when it comes to anything artistic.  So in response I will list my most listened to music of 2010…regardless of when it was released: Barren Earth – Curse of the Red River Cardiacs – … Continue reading

Posted in dUg Pinnick, ipod, Jazz, Jerry Gaskill, King's X, Metal, Mike Keneally, now playing, Prog, Shuffle, Ty Tabor, Zappa, Zorn | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

‘Zorn’ live at Marciac August 2010

Zorn @ Marciac (Aug 2010) Reblogging this from Mainly Music Meanderings Enjoy!    

Posted in Zorn | Tagged , | Leave a comment


Delightfully eclectic….I love Radio Me. John Bilezkjian – Sepastia Bar: Armenian Oud Favorites. Tenhi – Uuvu Oravan Luu: Finnish Folk Metal. Frank Kimbrough – Air: Solo Jazz Piano. Melvins – Lizzy: The Godfathers of Grunge, from Houdini. Minutemen – History … Continue reading

Posted in discovery, dUg Pinnick, Folk Music, guitar, Introduction, ipod, Jazz, Jerry Gaskill, King's X, Metal, music, now playing, Prog, Shuffle, Ty Tabor | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Chris Opperman – The Lionheart (2010, Purple Cow)

When Frank Zappa needed someone to arrange and transcribe music for him he called upon Steve Vai and Mike Keneally.  When THEY needed some music transcribed and arranged they called upon Chris Opperman.  If that doesn’t speak volumes about his … Continue reading

Posted in discovery, DIY, guitar, Jazz, Metal, Mike Keneally, Miles Davis, music, now playing, Vai, Zappa | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

RIP Dime

I was never the biggest Pantera fan, but Dime’s death was hard for me none the less.  I remember watching the story break on 6 years ago.  The facts were still coming in and no one was really sure … Continue reading

Posted in Metal, music | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Judas Priest Announce Farewell Tour

40 years after helping to invent an entire genre of music Judas Priest have finally decided to call it quits with one last tour.  Sad to see them go…details here: Judas Priest  

Posted in Metal, music | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

LP Memories Pt. 2

I was 11 (almost 12) years old on Christmas in 1982 and I didn’t know it then but something would happen that would be a touchstone in my musical life.  During the Summer of 1982 the radio waves were filled … Continue reading

Posted in discovery, Gateway Albums, LP memories, music, Vai, Zappa | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment