Tag Archives: dance

Why Aren’t They In The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame: The Human League

When you think of the Human Leauge, most people think of one song, “Don’t You Want Me,” where a man and a woman sing about their romantic frustrations and where a powerful man and a young woman just starting ponder … Continue reading

Posted in History, Music History, Musings | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Shen Yun: A Case Study In Marketing

If you are like me and you watch more YouTube videos than is probably good for you, then you are probably as familiar with I am about advertisements that for at least the last few years have sought to advertise … Continue reading

Posted in History, Musings | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Why Aren’t They In The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame: Paula Abdul

I don’t think anyone considers Paula Abdul the most technically accomplished of singers, although she was for some time one of the judges of American Idol where she was subjected to a lot of pitchy singing from people who sought … Continue reading

Posted in American History, History, Music History, Musings | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

On The Psychology Of Family Dances

Last night we had a family dance here at the Feast of Tabernacles in St. Vincent and it led me to ponder more than just the dance itself.  Sadly, I missed the karaoke section that had lasted 45 minutes because … Continue reading

Posted in Musings | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Book Review: The Creative Habit

The Creative Habit:  Learn It And Use It For Life, by Twila Tharp Although I consider myself a generally creative person, especially when it comes to the written word, I have long found it useful to read about what others … Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Album Review: The 80’s: Taylor Dayne

The 80’s:  Taylor Dane, by Taylor Dayne Admittedly, when I think of the obscure and unjustly neglected acts of the 1980’s, I have not always been quick to give the proper credit to Taylor Dayne.  Although the production of many … Continue reading

Posted in History, Music History | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Voulez-Vous Danser Avec Moi Ce Soir

As someone who has read more than my fair share of books by Theonomists, especially at an earlier period of life before starting this blog, I am struck by how they deal with Genesis 4.  When God confronted Cain about … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity, Church of God, Musings | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Some Thoughts On The 2016 Preteen Camp At Camp Arrah Wanna

It had been some time, before this week, that I had gone to a Church camp in any capacity.  More than half a lifetime ago, in fact.  I was 17 and attending camp in the north of England near Coniston … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity, Church of God, Musings | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Giving Seed To The Sower, And Bread To The Hungry Till They Thrive

This is one of those days where I am faced with a bit of a dilemma. On the one hand, I had a very exciting and full day, with much to write about and a mind too active to sleep … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity, Church of God, Musings | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Why Aren’t They In The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame: Depeche Mode

[Note:  Depeche Mode was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2020.] If your music had sold more than 100 million records according to your label, which would make you among the best-selling bands of all time … Continue reading

Posted in History, Music History, Musings | Tagged , , , | 7 Comments