I’ve got a fairly long history with the movie This Is Spinal Tap. Like how many reacted when first hearing about this mockumentary, I wasn’t sure if this was about a real or a fake band. Having seen the group previously on The Simpsons did nothing to settle that uncertainty. To add even further to … Continue reading Five Overlooked Moments from This Is Spinal Tap
What Genre Am I? – William Shatner’s The Transformed Man
Here’s what I’d call a good case for why it makes sense to keep your music collection sorted alphabetically without subdividing it further. Genres of music are descriptors that can be super-simplistic or so complicatedly-nuanced that classifications could cause months-long debates across internet discussion groups if you find two stubborn enough music fans not willing … Continue reading What Genre Am I? – William Shatner’s The Transformed Man
Dream Notes – Don’t Touch My Vinyl!!!
This was one of those dreams that took place within ten minutes of my alarm clock sounding, just after peeking at my cell phone for the time, and attempting to cram in one last adventure before resuming my normal life activities. The events of this dream took place in an environment in which I shared … Continue reading Dream Notes – Don’t Touch My Vinyl!!!
Childhood Car Tunes – Bad Hair Day by “Weird Al” Yankovic
I'd like to take some time to explore my main method of music absorption when I was a kid. I would rarely listen to music through my headphones on my portable cassette player. The last time I remember doing that was listening to my copy of (What's The Story) Morning Glory?, and the batteries were … Continue reading Childhood Car Tunes – Bad Hair Day by “Weird Al” Yankovic