Category Archives: Music

Thoughts From the CD Rack

Sometimes I notice something in my apartment out of the corner of my eye and rediscover something I’ve had in plain sight for so long that I’ve forgotten about it. Today my eyes fell across my CD tower, and now … Continue reading

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Sometimes A Guitar Is Just A Guitar. But Usually…

You bastards. You sneaky, guitar-playing bastards. Everyone with an ounce of observation knows that guitars are chick magnets. If you can pick out a Jack Johnson song with any kind of competence, you’ll spend half your time playing your guitar … Continue reading

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The Writing’s On The Wall, and 9 More Music Videos You Must See Before You Die

OK GO just released their newest music video: a mind-boggling one-take psychedelic journey through illusion and perspective. Watch it now if you haven’t yet: The Writing’s On The Wall – OK GO To celebrate this occasion, I’d like to take … Continue reading

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Violin Screams and Inception BWAHs.

Our scantily-clad heroine dashes through the darkened hallway, knife clutched to her bosom. Does she flee a masked intruder or gelatinous ogre? It matters little. What she truly flees is the string section. See her panicked expression heighten as those … Continue reading

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A Night With An Undead Band From Colorado – Five Iron Frenzy

A year ago I was shouting for joy, but not as loud as six days ago. But first, some backstory. Nine years ago today was a cold, dark day as Five Iron Frenzy hung up their hats, and the pants … Continue reading

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Love Songs For Old Married Couples

Despite my growing cynicism and emotional imperviousness, there are times when I can be a sucker for romance. Or at the very least, romance in film, in fiction, and in tune. In particular, I have a soft spot for love … Continue reading

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Should Old Acquaintance Be Forgot

Auld Lang Syne. Many sing this song to ring in the new year. I have listened to renditions of this song by several different performers, and every version I’ve found has been upbeat and celebratory, in keeping with the holiday. … Continue reading

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