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Mark Ronson - Uptown Special

Throughout his career, Mark Ronson has always projected the image of himself as the ultra-cool kid at the party. With the slicked up ‘rocker’ hair style and ‘50s movie star looks’, Ronson certainly looks the part for a classic rock star, despite being only a producer. 1,107 more words

Album Reviews

Miss Knirps (a story)

This is a fiction I wrote several years ago for a book idea that I didn’t finish. I just remembered it. Here, read it.

One of the people who had a profound influence on my early development as a word taster was my grade two teacher, Miss Knirps. 1,168 more words

Fun

CD Review: Jules Carter Trio ~ Done Misbehaving

Jules Carter Trio
Done Misbehaving
Independent

Jules Carter Trio, have a jazzy, bluesy, funk rock sound that is sophisticated and blends layers of sounds that are distinctive and require a band to be tight and they are both in the recording studio and on the stage. 322 more words

Music

Lump Shunt

Before I start banging on inanely  you need to get over to A Pariah Speaks and read his stuff,  just sayin’, in fact inspired by… 2,008 more words

Autobiography

Any Major Dude Will Tell You, It's Donald Fagen's Birthday

In their prime, Steely Dan toured infrequently at best. Perhaps that explains the lack of live videos from the 70’s and 80’s. I found three, THREE, live videos from those decades,and of course ZERO promotional clips, from one of the biggest bands of all time. 180 more words

Music

Steely Dan at Coachella - crazy enough to work?

There are three likely responses to Steely Dan’s announced appearance at this year’s Coachella festival: “Wow!” “Why?” or “Who?” In this post, we will focus on the second. 745 more words