Music

30 Years of KBCO

I am not sure how much people outside Colorado will appreciate this post, but here goes. As I was driving in today, I was listening to KBCO - the quintessential Colorado rock radio station - and morning DJ Bret Saunders was playing Melissa Etheridge live…

Two Notes on the Current Playlist

1. A post at Rude Cactus recently reminded me how much I love Pearl Jam. God, I l-o-v-e love old Pearl Jam. Before they turned into Neil Young. (See my Not If You Paid Me List for more information). Thank God they grew their rock…

Bring Da Noize!

So, I covered movies (at least for a little while, below). I figured my obsession with music would feel left out if I didn't give it some stroking too.It all started over 20 years ago when I got my first job. At a record store.…

Worth the Waking

It seems no one wants me to sleep past 5am this week.Yesterday my adorable friend Christina, who is just getting a handle on the whole text messaging thing - sent me a text message at 5:09 and scared the poop out of me. She forgot…

Music Lover

Since we have the rule that no kiddie music is played in the car, Declan gets exposed to all sorts of tunes. I chuckle to myself though, because - much to his Dad's chagrin, Declan seems to prefer my alterna-pop style of music. He is…

Lyricists

I was driving into work this morning and the radio was playing "Miracle Drug" by U2. I have always loved that song, but I sat there and really listened to the lyrics for the first time. I was stuck yet again by how Bono is…

Well, he was no Michael Hutchence…

...But we still had a lot of fun.Marty and the Lovehammers opened up (he was the guy who came in 2nd place). LOUD LOUD LOUD. And very hard rock. I thought he was fun, even with his weird theatrics.Then INXS came out. With a countdown…
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