The Needle And The “Damage” Done

It was probably somewhere around the time Kurt Cobain died when I decided to actually listen to a Neil Young song. As many other artists who I’ve ignored for the longest time (whether for lack of interest, wrong perception, ignorance or all of the above), Neil just “didn’t do it for me”.

Then he goes and writes “Sleeps With Angels“, and because it has to do with someone I was somewhat obsessing with, I decided to give Neil a chance.

It was “Mirror Ball” that did the trick, and like with every musician I suddenly discover, I went back. Way back to the beginning, to fall in love.

Neil Young celebrates 70 and I think it’s high time we pay homage to that man on this here blog.

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Expectations Vs. Performance (Biggest Rock Concerts)

Welcome back everyone, to another “Special”!

I hope you all love music. You may not have the same taste in music as mine, but I know that this is relevant to all concert going folks. What I’m going to do here is a little breakdown of the 10 biggest concerts I attended and focus on my expectations going in versus the general feeling I had on my way back to the car/bus/train. Continue reading

My Top Ten Air Guitar Classics

OFF TOPIC, but FUN 🙂

I blatantly STOLE this idea from this great post – http://sillzja.wordpress.com/2012/04/06/my-top-tens-air-guitar-classics/ and first of all I’ll send you over there to go through the great list of songs and the videos and I hope you enjoy them as much as I did. Are you back? Great. Continue reading