Tag Archives: rock

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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today I Ate: Around the Underground

Today, I write not having completed my adventures yet so unlike in Italia, my meals are going to be by posting and not necessarily by day, and hopefully my mental notes are enough to maintain a record of my interesting … Continue reading

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mixtape: where did metal come from

It probably depends on who is answering… but, if you were a geologist you might reckon there are basic elements of the Earth that were born from pressure and heat to produce a level electrical conductivity, then over time alloys … Continue reading

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mixtape: who i respect

There’s an aweful lot of hype going on today in memory of what was an amazing entertainer. His work in his youth and through his adult solo career is nothing to scoff at. The team he had around him helped … Continue reading

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mixtape: punkitup

So, growing up a metal kid at heart (metal, like Bay Area, not LA circa late 80s glam/hair, sorry folks) it took me a bit longer to embrace the punk and hardcore scenes, but I also know where my roots … Continue reading

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Favorite Releases of 2007: oh seven in listening heaven

working on my top ten, and there’s no easy list… as if it would even be remotely possible to try and whittle this down, the bigger question is what did I miss that was supposed to be on here?  Having … Continue reading

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Sin Dealer – Dying to Live – Band Bio

SIN DEALER Dying To Live (self-released) Fall 2007 Dealers are purveyors of what you really desire. Pushers, on the other hand, force you to take what they have. In a music industry accused of pushing the latest trend and focusing … Continue reading

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