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August 10 Trivia Rankings

A great night for trivia, if I do say so myself. A three-way tie for first place – the second in a month – and some very nice scores overall. 275 more words

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The Knack - Get the Knack [Album Review]

The Knack – Get the Knack
1979, Capitol Records

Buy the album

  1. “Let Me Out”
  2. “Your Number or Your Name”
  3. “Oh Tara”
  4. “(She’s So) Selfish”
  5. 372 more words

Today In Music History: 06/23/2016

We have an awesome day of music history.

Let’s start on this day in 1965. The Miracles released the single “The Tracks Of My Tears.” 213 more words


How to Appreciate Music

Music is the best. It communicates what’s in our soul in a human way that perhaps no other medium of expression can do.

Music is special, and uniquely human. 2,394 more words


On June 11, 1979.

On June 11, 1979, “Capitol” label released “Get the Knack”, the debut Knack album. It was recorded in April 1979, and was produced by Mike Chapman. 120 more words

Everybody Wants Some!! - Movie Review

In advertising among my design friends we call exclamation marks Dogs’ cocks I think because they just look rotten.

I like that Richard Linklater uses two of them in the title of his Jock movie. 438 more words


song of the day - “Don’t Bring Me Down” | ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA | 1979.

OK, those family and friend folk who are close to me already know this about me, but for the uninitiated, I love this fucking song with every fiber of my being.  676 more words