Tag Archives: Southern Rock

In A Pool Of Dreams, About To Drown

Been thinking about music lately and bands that I used to listen to daily, but have not recently.  Blackfoot is one of those bands. Blackfoot just might be one of the most underrated “Southern Rock” bands of the 1970’s-80’s. Fronted … Continue reading

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Better Late Than Never

As I get older, I haven’t kept up with new music and tend to listen to what I loved in High School and College. . . an exclectic mix of Southern/Classic/Progressive Rock (the only time you see me use the … Continue reading

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Simpler Times With Simpler Problems

Memories. The last few weeks have been a blur with travel and work. . . and a noticeable lack of blogging. It seems that I have a never-ending “to-do” list and nowhere do I see the words “relax” or “do whatever … Continue reading

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Lonely Days & Dam The Nights

From the epic, “Flirtin’ With Disaster” record, a story about a serious error in judgment and a request to make things right. Good luck, pal. The record was released in 1979 and these guys were near the top of that … Continue reading

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Rock Ya Til The Break Of Day

It has been said that the music you listen to in high school and college is the music you listen to for the rest of your life. No argument from me. I recall being in graduate school in Cincinnati and … Continue reading

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In A Pool Of Dreams, About To Drown

This song came to me today and I can’t get it out of my head. Dedicated to anyone who has ever doubted themselves. I guess that’s all of us. From the 1981 album, Marauder, I learned to play this song … Continue reading

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The Dealer Of Death, Has Dealt A Losing Hand

Forty years ago today a plane carrying the Lynyrd Skynyrd Band crashed near Gillsburg, MS. I remember being in homeroom, my senior year in high at Watchung Hills Regional HS and John Pavlak coming in and announced the crash.  It … Continue reading

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