Category Archives: music

Musical Obsession: Foals

“You put the snake oil under my tongue, show me the door, the way to be free. Cause you know the moves that only you do make fools of a boy like me.” ~ Snake Oil For awhile now Foals … Continue reading

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Podcasts I Love: Song Exploder

“We are the music-makers, and we are the dreamers of dreams…”                                                                                                ~ Arthur O-Shaughnessy I listen to a lot of podcasts. They make the mundane tasks I slog through go down easier. I’m constantly introducing my latest fave to … Continue reading

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Moody Music Monday

“I need time to scrounge the rent.  Need time to contemplate the accident.  I’ve got to drag my ass to now…how did I come to stop here? Well, I knew the gas was gone but I had to rev the … Continue reading

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What I learned on my Summer vacation (Part 1)

JUST SAY “YES”. “’Yes’ is for young people. So for as long as you have the strength to, say ‘yes’.” – Stephen Colbert I have barely posted this Summer.  We’ve been traveling a lot and I haven’t been able to … Continue reading

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Jason Isbell – Southeastern

“It’s like I have a loaded gun in my mouth and my finger’s on the trigger, and I like the taste of the gunmetal.” – Robert Downey, Jr. describing his addiction. I admit that I do like me an alcoholic, … Continue reading

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John Butler Trio – Music Worth Hearing

I don’t know why I hadn’t heard of John Butler or the John Butler Trio until now, but my friend Susan introduced us when she played some of his songs for me recently.  Oh, so good!  With commercial radio mostly … Continue reading

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Mood(y) Music

I love it when the kids introduce me to interesting music.  Thanks to a couple of high school girls who reluctantly stopped hovering over the Pandora station they were streaming on their laptop to man the register at our favorite, … Continue reading

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