Monthly Archive: December, 2012

A Brave New World

Let’s end the year, or start the new year, with a post on the music of the 1980’s, shall we? I truly believe that the ‘80’s, musically anyway, was the bravest decade. The… Continue reading

Reason #461 Why The ’80′s Didn’t Suck: Argybargy


Thrift Store Finds, #2

I only found 4 this time around, folks. An interesting cross section, though. Classic rock, ‘90’s alternative and one very unique (to North Americans, anyway) album I’ve meant to pick up for a… Continue reading

Merry Christmas!

Give the gift of music, people, to someone you care about. It’s something that lasts a lifetime and, as Clark Griswald’s wacky cousin Eddie says, “Clark, that’s the gift that keeps on givin’.”

Christmas Albums That Should Be In Everyone’s Collection

Most anticipated albums of 2013

Now not all of these expected releases will happen. Some of these are simply wishful thinking, and some are actual fact.These are just my personal anticipated favorites, but as always I’m sure I’ve… Continue reading

Best (New To Me) Music Blogs Of 2012

I’m not just the author of a music blog, I’m also an avid reader of others musical musings. I’ve done this a few times before, and have mentioned some of the sites I… Continue reading

Top 10 Rediscoveries Of 2012

If you’re anything like me you often find yourself thumbing through your intimidating collection of albums and saying to yourself “nah…nah…nah…don’t feel like listening to that…nah…nah…”, more often than you’d like to admit.… Continue reading

20 Best Songs Of 2012

Not “singles”, or “hits”, just…songs. #20. “Eyeoneye”, Andrew Bird #19. “Sleeping Ute”, Grizzly Bear #18. “Erase Me”, Ben Folds Five #17. “Primitive Girl”, M Ward #16. “Be Above It”, Tame Impala #15. “Your… Continue reading

Best Albums Of 2012

Well it’s that time of the year again, folks, where I spew my opinion all over the blogosphere on what I believe were the best new album releases of the year. My opinion… Continue reading