Category: Music / Video

Perfect Albums!

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With the exception of the obvious album, I’m gonna try and mention a few that don’t normally come up when this list is contemplated. Interestingly enough, my first pick goes in a direction that most who know me wouldn’t suspect… Perfect album? Time Out – Dave Brubeck Set a standard of what a great jazz album […]

Monday September 17th, 2012 in Music / Video | 4 Comments »

How’d You Spend the Money?

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I believe this may be doctored; it’s funny, none-the-less.  The thing is, you have to wait until the very end for the punchline.  Why I find it funny only speaks to my juvenile nature. via The Daily

Saturday August 25th, 2012 in Fun Bits!, Icky Girls, Music / Video, Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

Supreme YouTube Banter! Candy-O Style!

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I say often that I was sick and tired of 1970’s longhairs and their guitars…but then came synths, hungry starving bands on Welfare, and inno-FREAKING-vation.? 80’s New Wave and alternative appealed to something I had no name for, but which I now recognize is my cold, cold silicon heart. The Cars combined New Wave cool […]

Friday August 17th, 2012 in Music / Video, YouTube Banter! | 1 Comment »

YouTube Banter – The Hazards Of Listening To Tommy Emmanuel.

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the only thing i learned from this masterclass is how bad i suck? at guitar. Everyone who saw this threw their guitars out? the window. and someone else? got hit buy a guitar flying out a window. And finally… A bunch of guitars saw this and threw their players out the window…. Which is why […]

The Persistence Of Fame (and a smattering of YouTube Banter)

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Ever heard of Sixto Rodriguez? Neither had I. But his album 1970 debut album “Cold Fact” apparently did not ever completely go away. Oh, it never took hold as a music masterpiece here in the United States, but apparently it was HUGE in apartheid South Africa, where the themes of political and racial injustice struck […]

Tuesday August 14th, 2012 in Fun Bits!, Life, Music / Video, YouTube Banter! | No Comments »

Deep Intellectual Thoughts For A Saturday Afternoon

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So, I wholeheartedly declare I love Pandora. I absolutely love the Little River Band… And the two shall NEVER come together in my household!   Why????   Because I know it would only be a matter of time before they play a song by Air Supply!!!! 🙂

Saturday May 26th, 2012 in Life, Music / Video | No Comments »

YouTube Banter – Heart-felt.

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Someone on the Overkill video wrote this concerning the death of Men At Work’s Greg Ham. I cried for strangers today and I don’t know why. Perhaps memories of my youth. Perhaps there is some majik when we are moved by another. The impossible knowing that they are on your side. May the creator find […]

Thursday April 19th, 2012 in Band Stuff, Life, Music / Video | No Comments »

8o’s Set List

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Here is an example of some of the stuff I’ve played with the San Diego band RareForm. This is not an exhaustive list by any means, but gives you an idea of what we did together for the 18 years I was the bass player in the band. RareForm Set List 1 RareForm Set List  […]

Saturday January 21st, 2012 in Music / Video | No Comments »

Two Weeks – Expect Lite Blogging.

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I’m going to be very busy in the next couple of weeks. Both of my bands, Taylor Martin and Acoustic Highway, are going to see increased work in the weeks ahead. After a couple of months off, the Police Tribute band is gearing back up, so I need to set aside some time to remind […]

Some New Taylor Martin Video!

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Well, we did it again!. We were on the Tee Vee! OK, the show we were on may be a stones throw away from Wayne’s Worlds… But it’s still Tee Vee! I left the intro by Pieter because… well… He’s a nut! Actually, he’s a great performer! Funnier than hell! Here is another vid. This […]

Tuesday January 10th, 2012 in Band Stuff, Music / Video | No Comments »