Author Archives: J

About J

I am a happily married Father of three living in Westchester County New York.

Now Playing: 2013 pt. 1

Every year I promise not only to listen to more new music, but to keep better track of everything.  2013 is no different and for the first three weeks of the year I’ve done a fairly good job of listening, … Continue reading

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Exclusive King’s X Download To Benefit Jerry Gaskill

Below is a press release for a new King’s X release called Burning Down Boston: Live at The Channel 6.12.91 and while I’m always happy to see a new King’s X release, this one comes about from some less than … Continue reading

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Grammy Observations

I don’t usually watch the Grammy Awards, but I really wanted to see The Beach Boys so I tuned in and managed to catch most of it.  Here are some of my thoughts… I liked Katy Perry’s performance. The fact … Continue reading

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Now Playing: 2012 pt. 3

The other day I was in the car listening to our local community public radio station WDFH and I heard an amazing piece of music that seemed to go on forever.  I had to get out of the car before … Continue reading

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iPod Shuffle: 2/1/12

I haven’t done one of these in a while, let’s see which 20 random songs we get out of the 20,641 on my 160GB iPod Classic: Dave Douglas  – Black Rock Park Ida Maria – Morning Light Miles Davis – … Continue reading

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Huge Amazon CD Sale/Pricing Error

This was in fact a pricing error by Amazon and the prices have gone up to the $7.00 range…still not a bad deal… Apparently in 2003 there was a pricing glitch at Amazon UK and they would not honor the … Continue reading

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The Cult – Choice Of Weapon (May 2012)

The Cult have announced that a new record called Choice Of Weapon (Produced by Chris Goss) will be out in May, their first since 2007’s Born Into This.  Will it reclaim their alt rock throne?  Check out one of the … Continue reading

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