Black Stone Cherry – Folsom Prison Blues

A lot of the music I listen to is stuck well in the past. It is very rare that a new band gets into my playlist and stays there, but Black Stone Cherry did that and have remained a fixture ever since I heard there break out song (for me) Blame it on The Boom Boom. Continue reading

If Music Be.. Play On

I appear to be in rant mode of late, I swear I am not Mr Angry, it just seems that things rile me up and it puts me in the mood to write, which when you have been going through a dry spell; you are grateful for. You can rest easy that this rant is not as heavy and as political as the last one, this one is more a personal bug, and needed to be released and let out and set free so I could justify some of my more obsessive tendencies. Continue reading

Clip Clop and Other Words

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Keyboard Warriors Hide Everywhere!

When I first started using the using the Internet it wasn’t this wild humungous come one come all free for all Fight Club…. Well ok it was, it had the potential to be that but for some reason it wasn’t. it was self-governed and we loved each other and things were great. It was for the most part a technological love-in. Of course, there were the people who wanted to spike your drink with the brown acid and give you a bad trip by infecting your computer with a virus just because you wanted to see a picture of Alicia Silverstone in a bikini (not a personal story!!!). Continue reading

13 Years

13 years ago, I was no longer a stranger in a country that I dreamed of visiting for pretty much all of my life, but after that day all I really wanted to do was go home. The dream had been spoiled. Mickey Mouse and Apple Pie was no more and the movie screen was dim and the Cowboys and Indians were riding off into the sunset for the last time. On September 11th 2001 reality had come home and I didn’t want any part of it. Continue reading