Ten Favorite Songs of 1991 (x 2)


1991.  The year everything changed.  The year I graduated from high school.  The year I moved from Connecticut to Virginia.  The year I started college.  The year I turned 18. The year I went to my first rock concert (Fishbone, with Primus opening).  The year of Out of Time and Nevermind, and suddenly music that…

Favorite Songs of 1978


The project continues with my favorite songs of 1978.  Read the first post for the detail on this project. Baker Street – Gerry Rafferty Bongo Man – Jimmy Cliff Ever Fallen in Love – The Buzzcocks (I Don’t Want To Go To) Chelsea – Elvis Costello & The Attractions I Wanna Be Sedated – The Ramones Mirage – Siouxsie & The Banshees Take…

Favorite Songs Of 1977


The project continues with my favorite songs of 1977.  Read the first post for the detail on this project. I’m now getting to the point where I’m having to make tough choices about what makes the top ten instead of trying to find songs to pad out the list.  1977-82 is a period of great music making,…

Movie Review: Stop Making Sense


Title: Stop Making Sense Release Date: 1984 Director: Jonathan Demme Production Co: Music Television (MTV) Country: United States Language: English Genre: Documentary / Concert Rating: ***** Review: So it’s shameful to admit, but I’ve never watched this before. Oh, I’ve seen it because it aired constantly on cable television when I was a child so…