Tag Archives: music

Just Listen . . . Or Dance

Most of us would agree that music, in its many different forms, fill in many of the blanks and spaces of our lives. Whether it be songs from our childhood, teenage years, happy or sad, music anchors powerful emotions and … Continue reading

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“Peace & Tranquility, Sh*t”

The title is a quote found at 7:40  of the video. This may be for a limited audience, but those in that group you will really enjoy this. One of the defining albums of my generation is 2112 by Rush.  The story … Continue reading

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Jumped The Gun, As Usual

. . . but not the “Love Gun” One day last week, I was reading an article about the 16th, final  KISS tour.  (OK, 16th is a slight exaggeration, but not by much). They had a good run, but all … Continue reading

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Rain, And Lots Of It.

Lot’s of Rain. . .Left coast floods are changing some landscapes and some forecasts have it raining in the Southeast for almost the next two weeks. It is predicted to start with a half inch overnight. I do suppose, however, … Continue reading

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A Discovery

Yesterday, I discovered Spotify.   Ten years since it was founded, but I’ve rarely been accused of being an early adapter, except for one company we started, but that’s another story. Today, after church, I will spend my day getting … Continue reading

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On Time & Music

“Without music to decorate it, time is just a bunch of boring production deadlines or dates by which bills must be paid”. Frank Zappa 1940 ~1993   The trick here for me is to find a Zappa song that passes … Continue reading

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I Forget

I often forget to take time to relax and enjoy the simple things in life. It seems that I am always busy, but doing what? Today, I was reminded of how important and refreshing it is to take some time … Continue reading

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A “Volume Up” Christmas

I believe it was  Steve Layman who stated something along the lines of that “It’s not Christmas until these guys show up in town” He was referring to the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. I  had the joy of seeing them perform three … Continue reading

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Another quintessential, Winter album. Here, in its entirety, George Winston, December.. Music for any day of the year. Click below and enjoy 39 minutes of beautiful while you contine your work.

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I’ll Be There

This is a local (Aiken, SC) post, so I apologize to those in far away places. It was also written on August 30th, but I waited until the website was up and running. Back on June 26th, Dr.Kent Cubbage, while … Continue reading

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