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Track of the Week - Week Thirty-One

‘Boomboxes and Dictionaries’ by The Gaslight Anthem

From the album Sink or Swim (2007)

Late last week, The Gaslight Anthem announced that they were taking an… 312 more words

Track Of The Week

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Adriel remembered listening to Tom Petty singing, “The waiting is the hardest part,” on the radio back when he was in second grade and the feeling of helplessness that lying in bed with a full bladder instilled in him resurrected his early childhood feelings of dependency. 312 more words


Bob Marley & The Wailers - Natty Dread (1974)

Question at a recent trivia night I attended in Kingston: What is the name of the Tom Petty song commonly referred to as Roll Another Joint… 406 more words


Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers @ The Royal Albert Hall – 20th June 2012

  I was never what’s known as a ‘die-hard’ fan of Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers. I grew up hearing his music and I liked it, but not in a ‘play on repeat 25 times’ kind of way. 972 more words


The magic, music and technological wonder of my first live U2 concert. And as strange a triple play as you'll ever see

I don’t have much of a music concert bucket list.

I’ve seen a lot of my favorites over the years, and can pretty much recall in specific detail some of the greatest performances I’ve seen and smile about them still (Tom Petty at the old Spectrum in Philadelphia was one of the best shows I’ve ever seen). 828 more words

Superfluous 7 - Dumbest Overreactions to the Confederate Battle Flag Controversy

As everyone that hasn’t been living under a rock knows, on June 17, 2015 a sick & twisted individual attended Bible Study at a predominantly black church in Charleston, SC and, after spending an hour studying God’s Word and praying with church members, shot & killed 9 people. 2,967 more words

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