Meanwhile: Mr. D

The music world lost a great person recently. I’m not talking about Dolores O’Riorden, though her passing is very sad. I’m talking about someone you probably haven’t heard of, but who I feel had a much bigger impact on the world of music than he’ll ever get full credit for. Tony DeAngelis, or “Mr. D” […]

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Meanwhile: Holiday Music

It’s hard to imagine writing a blog about music without addressing holiday music. I’m not a huge fan of it, but I still enjoy some “songs of the season.” Most of the classics bore me. I’m no fan of Silent Night or Santa Claus is Coming to Town. I like some versions of The Twelve […]

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Meanwhile: I Feel Awful

Even though I had a lot I wanted to say during Combichrist week, I have posted nothing. For the one or two of you who wait with mild anticipation for my next spew of nonsense and anecdotes, I apologize for the extended silence. But I had a good reason. Since Wednesday of last week, I’ve […]

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Meanwhile: Baby Driver

If ever there was a movie that spoke to my “life has to have a soundtrack” ideal, it is Baby Driver. Directed by one of my favorite directors, Edgar Wright, and starring Ansel Elgort, Lily James, Kevin Spacey, Jamie Foxx and Jon Hamm, Baby Driver is an amazing movie with an equally amazing soundtrack. I […]

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