Seeking the Nebulous Life / 1 Drive, Through 48 States, in Under 50 Years

Friday, March 8, 2019 - One More (?) Go Around: A Hundred Songs I Absolutely Must Have With Me on 1/48/50 - #376 -  "Arrow Through Me" by Paul McCartney and Wings - Seems every time Sir Paul winds up on this 1/48/50 list, I have the same glowing things to say, primarily about his range as an artist. There's a lot of good music out there, fine songwriters, musicians and performers, but a very short list of artists who have been able to swing so effortlessly between styles, with no awkward (read: unconvincing) overlap, and all music that they wrote themselves ...  - READ MORE

  

The Mighty Blogsky / Observations, Excitations and Ruminations from yet another Internet Blowhard

Saturday, September 4, 2021  - Thoughts on that Millennial baby who is suing Generation X - Chronologically speaking, I'm a dyed-in-the-wool Gen X'er. I was three months out of high school when Nirvana ushered in a musical revolution, and while truth be told, I was never totally down with "grunge" as a movement or a mindset at the time (it engendered a grimmer worldview than I was comfortable being capable of), I get it now. Generation X was the last to cry out from the wilderness of corporatism begetting commercialism begetting consumerism, the last to howl artistically, for just a year or two, that something wasn't right with the direction society was headed, or the humanity driving it ...  - READ MORE

  

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