Tag - Music

2018 Music Picks Overlap

The Music of 2018 in Review

If you’re reading this, then it’s official: you’ve survived 2018. Congratulations. Or you’re in the far flung future and somehow a copy of this site is extant despite the atomic wars, the invasion of mutant hamsters...

Back From the Dead (1957)

32 Days of Halloween XI, Day 23: Back From...

We’ll get to this evening’s feature filled with possession and mayhem in a moment. But first, we go to the immortal Spike Jones and “I Was a Teenage Brain Surgeon” with vocals by the equally immortal Thurl Ravenscroft.

My World Dies Screaming

32 Days of Halloween XI, Day 15: My World...

So it’s a night of screaming, apparently. That started with choosing the feature film and it just extended through the rest of this. So let’s get some of it out of our system. The first minute of this is the only part...

Wax cylinders

Your Weekend Justice #275: The Power of...

Discussed: Premature Rock Lobstering; Dodging the Dire Straits conversation; Sound Board spring cleaning; Jon is still homeless, mostly; Evil research companies; Facebook is evil but RTFM; Remembering the Gabfest; Rox hipping people up;...

Unattended children

Your Weekend Justice #253: That’s Just...

Discussed: Stanley Cup talk, whatever that means; 2016 and why it’s Tuffley’s fault; Widge sucks and should be destroyed; Crisis on Infinite Beyonces; Universal Studios…still there & more...

Depeche Mode: Monument – Book Review

Originally released in Germany, Monument is equal parts collection, recollection and affection as it chronicles the Depeche Mode's origins in synth pop to their evolution as post-punk groovesters whose grimy rock driven beats have signified...

Music Whenever: Solillaquists of Sound...

In yet another example of songs that appear in my iTunes and I have no idea when or how they arrived (I think I acquire music during my “blackouts,” as my therapist calls them), I ran across Solillaquists of Sound. And my...