I have no special reason for today’s #MusicMonday featured song, other than it is simply a great song.
I hadn’t heard this song for years, and then all of a sudden it’s been showing up in my music streaming shuffle recently. 62 more words
This classic track from Jefferson Airplane’s 1967 album Surrealistic Pillow is one of the first to feature Grace Slick who also wrote the track. It’s minimalistic, cool and teetering on the edge all at the same time with the tense, cascading bass line, rhythm section and brushed percussion. 96 more words
I’ve been meaning to write this for a while. I read A.PromptReply’s post on Ten Things I Love and Ten Things I Hate and I thought to myself, why restrict it? 1,068 more words
Great news! About six weeks ago, I received a preliminary query letter from Newsweek. Yes, that Newsweek…seems they were producing a special issue, commemorating Jerry Garcia and had found a photo I had taken of Garcia at a softball game back in 1972. 232 more words
Del the Funky Homosapien – Eye Examination
Del. This man was a huge part of my Hip-Hop/Rap upbringing. I think I touched on that a few months ago… Anyways, This is one of those tracks that I really favor, not only because it’s classic Del, but also for the fact this is one of those tracks where the MC just… raps and raps and raps. 72 more words