Monthly Archives: May 2017

My Favorite Meeting Room Ever!

I noticed the significance of this meeting room straight away, but it took a few times going there to think of taking a picture. More a caricature, but you get the idea. Rock on Institute For Clinical And Translational Research. … Continue reading

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Worker Bee Misfit?

Homogenizing, or grouping sets of folks happens in so many ways, age, locale, by clothes, I mean you can divide us up and regroup us all in so many ways. I find that we have always done this. As we … Continue reading

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The Black Angels – Majestic Theater Madison – 05-13-2017

I can’t believe it has been 3 years since I saw The Black Angels. https://auralretentive.wordpress.com/2014/02/08/the-black-angels-majestic-theater-madison-02-04-2014-post-show/ I was turned on to The Black Angels by Otis and I fell for them hard. I scoured the internet for live tracks and obscurities … Continue reading

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Things I Didn’t Know About Ravi Shankar…

First of all, I had no idea that Norah Jones was his daughter. I learned that a few years ago from Rolling Stone (in an article that was actually related to music – personal rant, sorry) and I was surprised, … Continue reading

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Last Night A DJ Saved My Life

That is a disco reference that Max won’t get, but I had to write something tonight and highlight something cool. I got notification that Max was doing a live feed on Instagram. Yes, I am privy to SOME modern technology. … Continue reading

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Is That Blondie !?

Every now and then you hear a sound in a song, a riff, a baseline and it just makes your mind go HUH? Have I heard that before?? Remember the whole Queen vs Vanilla Ice thing. http://www.rollingstone.com/music/lists/songs-on-trial-10-landmark-music-copyright-cases-20160608/vanilla-ice-vs-queen-and-david-bowie-1990-20160608 Sampling. It was … Continue reading

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