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song of the day - “In A Big Country” | BIG COUNTRY | 1985 / 1986.

Happy 2017 everyone!  Hope your holiday season treated you well!

For the January 8, 2017 edition of STUCK IN THE 80s (TONIGHT!), my little retro radio show on WMPG community radio in Portland, Maine, I’ll be hosting my final (?) All-Request Fest.  616 more words

Stuck In The 80s


“Things separate from their stories have no meaning. They are only shapes.”
― Cormac McCarthy, The Crossing

Notes From The Undrground

Major Saskatoon landlord Block 1 files for creditor protection

Several construction companies in Saskatoon may be out of thousands of dollars after New Summit Partners Corp., a company that owns a handful of properties in the city under Block 1 Property Management, filed for creditor protection on Dec. 424 more words


..the crossing..

I woke up at 5:30AM, he is asleep next to me, half naked. Last night were turn out to be a rather great evening. I would not expect that he would kiss me while I was half asleep. 1,279 more words


Remembering Big Country

For better or worse, I never followed Big Country closely after the band’s first three albums.  Overall, I liked STEELTOWN (1984) better than I liked THE CROSSING (1983), but I definitely liked both. 76 more words

Progressive Rock

The Crossing, by Samar Yazbek

Samar Yazbek is a Syrian journalist and activist. Since civil war broke out in her country against the dictatorial regime of Bashar al-Assad, she has lived part time in exile in Paris, and part time back in her country. 2,011 more words


Cold Snap Miscellany

A few items of interest on a chilly day in Philadelphia:

– Two choirs that have performed my music offer Christmas concerts this weekend: The Crossing… 189 more words