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Even More Songs of Spookiness

Last year I collected some songs of spookiness here for Halloween, and a few years before that put together a Halloween compilation “The Moon Hangs in Black.” I’m not a … Continue reading

October 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Rush’s Deep Cut “Red Lenses”

Rush’s 1984 track “Red Lenses” is a textbook example of a “deep cut”: a track not well known and generally overlooked when an album first came out. Often deep cuts … Continue reading

May 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

2016: Sixteen Music Things I Loved this Year

In some ways, 2016 was a grim year.  A lot of great musicians died, there was divisive political turmoil in the U.S., the environment continued to take a beating worldwide … Continue reading

December 5, 2016 · 2 Comments

Time Stands Still For No Rush Fan

I had the opportunity, last night, to see the new Rush documentary Time Stand Still. It was playing in “select theaters” around North America for one night only, and – … Continue reading

November 4, 2016 · 2 Comments

Rush, Hell & the Summer of ’81

The stream turned blood orange red that summer. Back in the woods behind the apartment complex where I lived, my friends and I had spent the previous years building small … Continue reading

January 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Taking a Bite Out of 2013: Year End Wrap-Up

I’ve written about a few of my favorite things (why do I hear Julie Andrews in The Sound of Music singing “these are a few of my favorite things”?), musically … Continue reading

December 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Classic Rock Canadian Style (Part 2)

[See Part 1] Here’s some more, moving into slightly harder rockier territory… Thundermug– “Africa” (1972) So, what is a “thundermug”? It’s apparently another term for toilet.  This Thundermug, however, was … Continue reading

November 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

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