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mixtape: memorial day

Somewhere between the tongue-in-cheek satire of Trey Parker and Matt Stone – “America: Fuck Yeah” and the antagonisticly soaring “Star Spangled Banner” by Hendrix at Woodstock there lies a handful of rock songs that actually might encapsulate something to be … Continue reading

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mixtape: Ronald James Padavona

errrr, Ronnie James Dio… yep, I’m gonna be ALL kinds of cliche right now and bust out the Dio playlist cuz, well, I can. Eat that metal… Univ of Buffalo for pharmacy, declined the Julliard School of music, was the … Continue reading

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mixtape: lengthening the listen

New month, new mix. Today, rather than spinning a web of inter-related songs, at least in my mind, I thought I would allow those who already create inter-related songs speak for themselves. Many of these thematic executions need little-to-no introduction, … Continue reading

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mixtape: the politics of music

In honor of our a holiday that is kind of lost as to what it really is about – here’s a trivia question, do you know? In 1971 the combination of political jargon and attempts at leaching one’s own politicians … Continue reading

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mixtape: when it rains

Many moons ago, I messed around with one of the very first mixtape lists here on the blog and it was about a soundtrack for an evening’s rain so this one is a revisit of that. Sitting in my office … Continue reading

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mix tape: memorial memories

So, I was going to put up the mix that I made to keep the guests at the weekend’s BBQs and festivities occupied, but that wasn’t nearly as enjoyable as this mix that comes straight with a discussion about ‘revolutionary’ … Continue reading

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