Weird video of the week

This is an odd choice. Actually, it’s not even so much about the video as it is the song itself. I really don’t find the kaleidoscopic effects all that weird or surprising for Erykah. The really bizarre part, for me, is that it’s featuring Lil Wayne!??? What the HELL is/was she thinking!? Now, he doesn’t

Vinyl Lives On

YES! Vinyl is still going strong and is actually been on a steady increase for the last decade and especially these last few years as CD sales plummet. There are about a dozen legit vinyl manufacturing companies still around in the US and they’ve all doing well. I’m looking forward to talking to these guys

Birds play guitar better than most people

For an upcoming show at the Barbican Art Gallery, French artist CĂ©leste Boursier-Mougenot has set up an environment for finches to be musicians. By setting up electric guitars to be the only perches for the birds to stand and play on, they are left with little choice but to make music. What’s astonishing is that

Birds play guitar better than most people

For an upcoming show at the Barbican Art Gallery, French artist Céleste Boursier-Mougenot has set up an environment for finches to be musicians. By setting up electric guitars to be the only perches for the birds to stand and play on, they are left with little choice but to make music. What’s astonishing is that

When The World Is Running Down

I’m not the biggest Police or Sting connoisseur but of all of their songs that I do know & love this is by far my favorite. Second place goes to “Voices Inside My Head” (although I prefer the deeper dub disco version by Common Sense). Anyway, this song really speaks loud as much now as

I am SO anxious for this

If there’s one thing that REALLY annoys me it’s wired! Yeah, it seems silly since we think that we need them. In my mind, even as a kid, I thought there must be a way to transmit electricity without wires or at least figure out a better way to power our appliances and gadgets. Well,

The RZA conquers all

Over the years The RZA has always impressed me. I may not always like his music but can’t deny how prolific he’s been and how he’s been able to transcend beyond hip-hop. I’ll never forget meeting him like 11 years ago. I’ve met a lot of people in the music world, specifically the hip-hop world,