Category Archives: CDs

March 31, 2011 – CDs, the R’s.

Ah – a CD day! Today, the R’s. The highlights – Rainmakers – I know, I know…you’ve never heard of these guys. But, that’s because…unlike me, you didn’t go to college in the Midwest in the 80s. But trust me, … Continue reading

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March 23, 2011 – A special CD post about “favorites.”

Eagle-eyed readers of this blog will notice that I’m giving away only one CD day – a flagrant violation of my “at least 5 CDs at a time” rule… But, I thought this CD warranted its own entry. I just got … Continue reading

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March 15, 2011 – CDs, the P’s…and a Q.

The 15th…A CD day! Some highlights: Liz Phair – What a mix of great music, sexuality, and lyrics that cut you wide open. I’ve always been a fan of hers, and in fact – am looking forward to seeing her … Continue reading

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February 28, 2011 – CDs, the O’s.

Ah, last post of the month…CD day! Today, the O’s… The Highlights: Oasis – Call them Beatles copycats if you must, but the Gallagher brothers put on quite the live show…and their tunes always make a long drive down a … Continue reading

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February 15, 2011 – CD’s, the N’s.

Ah…a CD Day… Here are the highlights… Nirvana – when I originally moved to Seattle in 1989, it seemed like everyone was in the music business. I had the unique privilege of being in Seattle when it “blew up.” And, … Continue reading

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January 31, 2011 – CDs, the M’s.

Ah, CD day! Today, the M’s… The Highlights: Ingrid Michaelson – If you haven’t stumbled upon the sound of this fantastic waif, I advise you to correct that….immediately. Just simple little songs written from love, loss, and happiness…an artist that … Continue reading

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January 25, 2011 – CDs, the L’s.

Ah, a CD giveaway day. The highlights… Ray Lamontagne – one of the most interesting artists to come along in quite some time. Really good music, soulful…romantic…longing music. Live – LOVED these guys when they broke. Tragic that their last … Continue reading

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December 31, 2010 – CDs, the K’s.

CD Day! Today, the K’s… The Highlights… KISS – Say what you want about the tunes…but if you never saw Peter, Gene, Paul, and Ace in concert while you had a chance…you really missed something special. The consummate showmen – … Continue reading

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December 15, 2010 – CDs, the J’s.

CD day today! The Highlights: Jay-Z — Nothing to say other than “I’m not a businessman, I’m a BUSINESS, man!” Jayhawks – It took me quite a while to warm up to these guys — but man, once I did… … Continue reading

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November 30, 2010 – CDs, the H’s and I’s.

Last day o’ the month – a CD day. Couple o’ highlights – Jason Isbell – found this guy when he was with Drive By Truckers. Sure wish the band would patch things up, as I found this solo album … Continue reading

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