Thought it was time to re-institute this as a fun feature and you can never go wrong with a little Billy Idol. That and I needed something I could get up in a hurry as the piece I’m working up about Emerald City is threatening to get completely out of control and turn into an […]Read more "Word Salad Wednesdays: Billy Idol-White Wedding"
After a longer hiatus than I’d planned, I am now online in my Undisclosed Desert Location™ and should be getting on a regular blogging schedule soonest. Yes, my alter ego *is* deployed at the moment, but since she has rethought her whole not-quitting-Facebook position due to the influx of even greater degrees of hatred and […]Read more "I can haz Interwebs!"
So, I’m deploying soon (National Guard. Middle East. And that’s all I intend to say about it on this blog until I get home.) and went up to the attic to grab some things out of my big rucksack that I thought I might need to pack for mobilization. On the very top was all […]Read more "Everything You Need to Know About Me and Why This Blog is Chronically Three Months Behind"
Because the only sane response to this year’s presidential election is heavy drinking for the next four to eight years, regardless of who wins. Good night, folks.Read more "A Cocktail Party"
performance that I’ve ever seen by an OomPah band during Fest season. At least if beats the 5,872,006th rendition of Country Roads Take me Home. h/t Aloof Inc.Read more "Oddly, Not the Strangest"
And also Halloween-worthy. Calico Cooper really looks like her daddy, especially that profile. And it turns out she sings as well as she dances (not that she dances here, but I saw her performing onstage as her father’s lead dancer a number of years ago here in Richmond. Check it out!Read more "And Another Worthy Cover"
except perhaps that Halloween is coming and I opted out of doing another countdown this year, Powerwolf’s cover of “A Touch of Evil” is really pretty damned good. Nothing really can beat Rob Halford of course, but I did enjoy this when I ran across it this week. And the organ is a fabulous touch. […]Read more "Apropos of Nothing"