Classics: Creedence Clearwater Revival – Cosmo’s Factory / Counting Crows – August and Everything After

  Two more sonic slices of heaven for you to revisit; or if you live in a cave, discover! Creedence Clearwater Revival – Cosmo’s Factory (1970) I must admit that I was in college before I discovered the tremendous scope of work the Fogertys gave us under the CCR moniker.  Don’t get me wrong, I … Continue reading Classics: Creedence Clearwater Revival – Cosmo’s Factory / Counting Crows – August and Everything After

Classics: Cake–Fashion Nugget / Eels–Shootenanny!

Classic doesn’t have to mean pre-color TV, people.  The Rolling Stones and Led Zeppelin will get their time.  To me, classic simply means that it is old enough to have escaped the feeble mind's ability to retain anything that didn’t come at us in the last few days, months, or even years…   Cake – … Continue reading Classics: Cake–Fashion Nugget / Eels–Shootenanny!

Classics: Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds-Let Love In / Dire Straits-Brothers In Arms

Once a week or so I will challenge my readers (reader?) to spend some time listening to a couple of albums that I have deemed as classics.  Some will be old favorites, while some will be more obscure records that you may not be aware of - but should be.  You will hear some great … Continue reading Classics: Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds-Let Love In / Dire Straits-Brothers In Arms