Daily Archives: November 1, 2017

In Defense Of The Juggalo

Who is a juggalo and why am I speaking in his (or her) defense?  Although some of my readers may be familiar with juggalos as an organized group, many may not, as the term identifies those who are fans of … Continue reading

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Why Aren’t They In The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame: Carly Simon

On the face of it, Carly Simon would appear to be an obvious choice for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.  She was an immensely successful singer-songwriter who wrote her own songs, won numerous awards and has … Continue reading

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Book Review: Your Playlist Can Change Your Life

Your Playlist Can Change Your Life:  10 Proven Ways Your Favorite Music Can Revolutionize Your Health, Memory, Organization, Alertness, And More, by Galina Mindlin, Don Durousseau, and Joseph Cardillo I am no stranger either to thinking about, reading about, or … Continue reading

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Book Review: Your Favorite Band Is Killing Me

Your Favorite Band Is Killing Me:  What Pop Music Rivalries Reveal About The Meaning Of Life, by Steven Hyden Although I don’t consider myself someone who participates in a great many feuds, I must admit that I am clearly very … Continue reading

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