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Friday in July

It’s been awhile since my last post.  I should write more, but sometimes I just don’t have much to say

Was listening to the James Altachur podcast, and he had on Gabriel Weinberg who created the search engine… 205 more words

TV

Gene Luen Yang & Sonny Liew--The Shadow Hero (2014)

SOUNDTRACK: ANDERSON BRUFORD WAKEMAN HOWE-Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe (1989).

The band with an amazing pedigree created a band with a preposterous name and an equally preposterous album title.  1,533 more words

Violence

Welcome to the Club- The Dead Heroes Club!

Last weekend I had the pleasure of attending a gig of the Dead Heroes Club, Ireland’s only Prog Rock Band who happen to hail from my home town Derry. 351 more words

Music

Steve Hogarth on Brilliance and Success

“I’m reminded once again that it’s not enough to be brilliant.  You need that lucky break that crosses you over to the mainstream punters.  And a shed load of marketing money. 114 more words

Progressive Rock Music

A Better Way of Living: Marillion

Who is Afraid of Marillion?

Yesterday, prog queen Gianna Englert (and liberal arts demi-goddess) reminded us that today is the twentieth anniversary of Marillion’s album, AFRAID OF SUNLIGHT.  576 more words

Progressive Rock Music

Top 40 - A Retrospective - 1991

What a year! Oh, so much good music that I remember fondly, and still listen to — some of these albums I count among my very favourites. 609 more words

Music

ON THE ROAD TO GENESIS

Vinyl Connection’s love of live albums is well known. They’ve been written about frequently (the series on triple live albums, for example) but not recently ( 1,034 more words

Records