To me there is no debating the brilliance of Skylarking. Out of the thousands of albums I have heard in my lifetime, and the dozens of times I have listened to Skylarking (in… Continue reading
Sometimes I’ll be listening to my iPod, hear a favorite song from yesteryear, imagine it’s parent album and think to myself “Damn. After ____ posts I have yet to highlight ___________!” Then I’ll listen… Continue reading
I didn’t grow up with the Eno version of Roxy Music. I grew up with the Manifesto/Flesh+Blood/Avalon version. I have, over the years, learned to appreciate and even love virtually every Roxy album… Continue reading
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My second favorite Depeche Mode album containing my #1 Depeche Mode song: Everything Counts. Alan Wilder, master arranger, really helped this band escape the plinkity plonk amateurism (but still endearing) of the first… Continue reading
I was very disappointed with this album upon its release way back in 1985 for 2 reasons. The best song on the album (and, some would say in the entire Smiths discography), How… Continue reading
Those who know me well are aware I’ve a penchant for The Funk. Or, more to the point, Classic Funk . Bootsy Collins, James Brown in the early ’70’s, The Temptations Psychedelic Soul era,… Continue reading