2020 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees – and how you can vote…

A quick note on that other election this year. Each year a ragtag group of rock and rock-ish artists are inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, located on the shore of Lake Erie in Cleveland, Ohio (remember, Cleveland rocks).  This year’s nominees were announced a couple of months ago, and I forgot … Continue reading 2020 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees – and how you can vote…

Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time – #482: Elvis Costello & the Attractions – Armed Forces (1979)

While I don’t really have anything against this album, it is further proof that Mr. Costello just isn’t for me (sorry, Dan). This collection of songs is largely of the poppy rock variety that is easy to move to and has its moments, but it ain’t my cup of tea.  “Senior Service” is a great … Continue reading Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time – #482: Elvis Costello & the Attractions – Armed Forces (1979)