Monthly Archives: December 2013

12-27-2013 A Few Last Tunes

Today is the day. Wedding day. A few last tunes before we leave to the venue… Time to hit the road. Mr. and Mrs. Thompson coming soon.      🙂  

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Merry Christmas From The Aural Retentive

We had some snow, not too terribly much, but enough to make it a white Christmas and not give me a stroke when Joey and Abbey and I shoveled (both of my snow-blowers refuse to start). As I write this, … Continue reading

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A Handful Of Cassettes for $3.50

I know, cassettes right? I spent a good deal of time this year digitizing and getting rid of mine. I mean about the only place I listen to them (at least until I set up the downstairs stereo) is in … Continue reading

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Christmas Music 2013

I try every year to pick up a new Holiday/Christmas album. Usually it’s something unusual. I think last year I downloaded “She & Him – A Very She & Him Christmas”, before that was “Vince Guaraldi Trio – A Charlie … Continue reading

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Led Zeppelin At My Wedding

To point out how cool my fiancée is, when I was asked to pick some love quotes to fill a wall full of frames to decorate the venue, I went to some sites that had your usual love quote and … Continue reading

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Blues.ru and Paul Black

I received a comment on a post I wrote about my Paul Black and the Flip Kings cassette “Don’t Make Me Get Up” that I purchased when I saw him live in Wausau at The Big Bull Falls Blues Festival. … Continue reading

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Wolfman Jack And The Midnight Special

Imagine if you will, a time before MTV (when it played videos) and MTV2. There was no VH1 and no concert stations on TV. You were too young to go to concerts and no big shows came to your puny … Continue reading

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