Crue and Brew

ALBUM: Motley Crue, Shout at the Devil, Elektra Records, 1983 Oh Motley Crue. My Boys. I know they were lumped into the “hair band” genre and yes, they were total ‘glam metal’. So what if maybe they look like they...

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Rocky Mountain High And A Raspberry Sour

John Denver, or as his folks know him, Henry John Deutchendorf.  I’m gonna say it – He isn’t even a guilty pleasure! I have no qualms with proclaiming my proclivity for him and his music. (see inset picture of my Denver to...

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Purple Reign and Old Rasputin

PRINCE.  THE END. . . Oh alright. I guess a blog post should be more than 3 words. Although in this instance, it doesn’t need to be. ALBUM: Purple Rain Soundtrack, Prince and The Revolution, Warner Bros. Records, 1984 Purple...

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Star Man and Scary Jesus Rock Star

I’m not one to take much stock in celebrities and rarely am I affected by their passing. Except the truly, beautiful, exceptional ones. At the risk of sounding all fan girl and shit, I cried the day he died. I...

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White Boy Rappers and A Little Gnome

ALBUM: Solid Gold Hits, Beastie Boys, Capitol Records, 2005 Well, we are going from the West Coast (Beach Boys) heading straight on over to the East Coast: First stop – BEASTIE BOYS. Oh Beastie Boys, I shall always hold a...

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