Monthly Archive: June, 2009

The History Of STYX

Your Uncle E is going through a transition of sorts lately and is having some difficulty finding the time to update this here blog with original content. For some reason or another, the… Continue reading

Michael Jackson R.I.P.

A sad ending to a sad life. No matter what the cause of death, no matter how weird and creepy the guy became, you have to celebrate Jacko’s talent and legacy, which was/… Continue reading

We’re Late For Class

About a year ago some group touting themselves as a “live, all improv college band” with “over a dozen rotating members”, who are “pro-herb, anti-contract & some cut & paste” and calling themselves… Continue reading

Tomes Of The Times

The current economic holocaust has had an unexpected benefit on my life. Since we cancelled the majority of our channels on satellite due to the cost in addition to the fact that most… Continue reading

Best Of 2009 and Stayin’ Alive With AC/DC

I always thought AC/DC were one of the best disco bands on the planet, and back in December over on my old blog  I was vindicated. Bon Scott era ‘DC is by far… Continue reading


Because we could all use a lilttle laughter about now…Unfortunately the main video doesn’t work, but click on on the play button (where it’ll tell you that it’s “forbidden” or some dang thing),… Continue reading

Great Opening Lines In Rock History

  …AND FOR BONUS POINTS, YOU PICK THE SONG.   I’m a street walking cheetah/ With a heart full of napalm–IGGY POP   Holly came from Miami, Fla/ Hitchhiked her way across the… Continue reading

Wilco (The Album)

I tried to like Wilco’s last effort, Sky Blue Sky. I really did. Listened to it in it’s entirety during commutes from San Francisco to Knoxville many times. Listened to it in my… Continue reading

Satan’s Cheez Whiz

From Dante’s Divine Comedy…      “Through me you pass into the city of woe: Through me you pass into eternal pain: Through me among the people lost for aye. Before me things… Continue reading

Left Of The Dial

I think it’s about time that I gave some long overdue props to some of those fine folks I link to over there on the right rail under “Blogroll”. This’ll be done in… Continue reading