Playing my favorite song :: VOTD

I Love Rock and Roll :: Joan Jett and the Blackhearts Joan Jett saw Arrows perform I Love Rock 'n' Roll on their weekly television series Arrows when she was touring England with The Runaways, in 1976. Joan had wanted to record it with The Runaways, but the other members didn't like the song and … Continue reading Playing my favorite song :: VOTD

Miko :: Music you should be hearing

Kamtin Mohager of The Chain Gang of 1974 Music you should be hearing Miko :: The Chain Gang of 1974 Miko, the new release from genre-jumping singer/multi-instrumentalist Kamtin Mohager's creation coined The Chain Gang of 1974 is danceable, dark and delicious pop which has me imagining members of New Order and Bauhaus throwing a backyard … Continue reading Miko :: Music you should be hearing

It’s my road :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: "Girl and Bicycle" :: Art by Sean Mahan "Stop! The train is riding, down to the station, where you lived, when we were school kids." If tracks were anywhere near my childhood neighborhood our house would have been on the "wrong side" of them. Third from the start of the street, … Continue reading It’s my road :: SOTD

With the lights out :: Friday Five

Smells Like Teen Spirit (live) :: 2Cellos 1. Unexpected music moments that blow me away are in my top five best feelings ever category. Seriously, the way that it makes me feel to discover something musically that surprises and shocks me in a good way, gives me chills everywhere, and makes me want to go … Continue reading With the lights out :: Friday Five