I didn’t have the privilege of growing up in an environment where my likes and dislikes in music were predetermined and spoon fed. There was no way you could be an 80’s child without being exposed to multiple genre’s of music. The radio was dominated by pop/rock, my household was filled with Motown oldies, funk, […]
I love Yacht Rock. There is something about some smooth rock playing when the windows are down and you are out on the open road. Ya dig?? If you don’t know what Yacht Rock is, then shame on you. In fact shame on your parents also because somewhere along the way they dropped the ball. […]
I like The Beatles and I like The Beastie Boys…… what more can I say?
Well Taylor Swift kind of gets her beatbox on with James Todd. Maybe we can say it is more like she is meowing while LL beatboxes.
Lenny Kravitz is such a legend that he only needs one name these days. In the new issue he speaks on the lost concept of making albums that can hold their weight with the classics from the 70’s. “I’m not happy nobody makes albums anymore. The album is a piece of art. A painting, a […]
Four winters ago, Justin Vernon retreated to his father’s secluded cabin in northern Wisconsin, purging his sorrow through a falsetto that no one would probably ever hear. He spent three brutally cold months alone, piecing songs together using antiquated recording equipment. “It feels good not to be there,” Vernon says now. “But I feel proud […]
It’s been a minute but The Beastie Boys will return on May 3rd with their 9th studio album, Hot Sauce Committee Part Two. Since the dawn of time, and perhaps even before, there was a silent order who were tasked with a mission. They held their secret tightly. On may 3rd the HOT SAUCE COMMITTEE […]
I know this one will fly over the heads of some of our regular visitors…but this feature is all about the LOVE. The story for this one goes like this: Stevie Ray Vaughn(SRV), not yet a guitar legend, was browsing a pawn shop with the love of his life, his wife Lenora. His gaze fell […]
From time to time, I put work aside and watch a little TV. I will admit it’s not much, but when I do, I tune into the best. For the most part, I think TV rots the brain. But every once in a while…..a jewel shows up. By now you know that UML staff are […]