• Pop

    New Video: Paul McCartney’s Dance Tonight

    Here’s a world premiere of Paul McCartney’s new video for “Dance Tonight”. Amazing how he does it. Instantly familiar and catchy. He’s Paul McCartney fer cripe’s sake. His new album, Memory Almost Full, will be released on June 5th. Preorder…

  • Giveaway,  Oldies,  Pop

    Warmth of the Sun Giveaway

    This Tuesday, Epic will release ‘The Warmth of the Sun’, a retrospective of three decades of Beach Boys music chosen by the Boys themselves – yes, even Brian Wilson (along with Al Jardine, Bruce Johnston, and Mike Love). To complement…

  • Pop,  Prince,  Rock

    The Future is Now

    Hey, it’s my first post from my sweet new iMac! I tell you, there’s a lot of different little habits I need to break and re-acquire. Right clicking, for example. You don’t get the ol’ right click menu in Mac.…

  • Pop

    Friday Flashback: Richard Marx

    The CD single of Richard Marx‘s “Hazard” was the latest disc my 1 year old grabbed out of my CD rack. It prompted me to throw it in the CD drive and have a good listen. Early 90’s cheese? To…

  • Pop,  Prince

    Elisa: Oooh This I Need

    If there’s music with Prince’s fingerprints on it, there’s a good chance I have it (well, I never did buy Good Question). This includes Prince’s work with Elisa Fiorillo. He produced about half of her 1989 album, I Am. Elisa…

  • Pop

    Amy Winehouse’s Rehab: No- No – No

    Though this song has been featured about a bazillion times on other music blogs, it’s possible some of you fine folks have not heard it. I just heard it last week for the first time. British singer Amy Winehouse lives…

  • Pop,  Prince

    Whatever Happened to Andre Cymone?

    February 2014 Update: The Stone – The Return of Andre Cymone Andre Cymone, to you non-Prince freaks, was Prince’s childhood buddy and the first bassist in Prince’s touring band (before they were known as the Revolution). He left in 1981…

  • Electronic,  Pop

    The Sleepy Jackson

    Luke Steele. If that isn’t a name destined for show biz, I don’t know what is. Luke is the main man in The Sleepy Jackson from Perth, Australia, one of the most isolated big cities on God’s green earth (The…

  • Hip Hop,  Miscellaneous,  Pop,  Rock

    Flip, Pinto, and the Dead

    Time to promote! Here are a few goodies sent my way, completely and utterly unrelated to eachother. Lil Flip’s New Video: Yes, this man looks like he would very much like to eat your children. But that’s just Lil’ Flip.…