Monthly Archives: March 2015

Max – From The Archives

Unearthed these shots of Max from the picture bins.¬†Here Max is wearing the infamous headphones. Those things lasted a long time. Though I think Max preferred chewing on the cord as much as listening to the music. He came around … Continue reading

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Do You Like Journey?

Do You Like Journey? This simple question sparked a robust conversation and debate about bands in general. Can you like a band even though they have albums you don’t like? I’m not talking about the case of say Van Halen … Continue reading

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Jimi Hendrix Lyric Portrait – By The Aural Retentive

Way back in my teen days, probably early teens, my Mom took me to downtown Ann Arbor. She took me to a shop in a little “mall” like area that was a sort of an old time alley setup. This … Continue reading

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Abbey – From The Archives

To say that I primed Abbey for loving music is an understatement. I had music playing all the time I could, and she grew up hearing all kinds of music. Plus… I may have guided her a little. These old … Continue reading

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Four Man “Follow The Title” – How To Create An Awesome Mix!

As a music nerd, sometimes you have ideas that you toy with that you THINK would be cool, but have a hard time finding fellow nerds to help you complete the journey to realize them. My friends have known for … Continue reading

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The Reverend Horton Heat – High Noon Saloon – 03-06-2015

The Reverend Horton Heat. First introduced to me by Dalton at Erdman back in the factory days. We saw him on King street days 2 years ago (with Wayne Hancock). It was awesome! Here was the review of that show: https://auralretentive.wordpress.com/2013/08/24/reverend-horton-heat-live-on-king-street-8-23-13-post-show/Continue reading

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From The Photo Archive – The Dorm Rig

I came across this photo in the heap downstairs. It’s of me sitting on my loft bed in the dorm room I had while going to school at UW Milwaukee. That is correct… I am wearing overalls. It was a … Continue reading

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