Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time – #494: Cyndi Lauper – She’s So Unusual (1983)

Madonna who?  If it has to be an 80s female pop vocalist, I’ll take Cyndi without a doubt. Part of the beautiful/horrible dichotomy of this project is the fact that it exposes me (and perhaps you, dear reader) to music that I otherwise would literally never voluntarily listen to.  She’s So Unusual is a perfect … Continue reading Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time – #494: Cyndi Lauper – She’s So Unusual (1983)

Treefort Music Festival Day Five – 3/24/19 (Sarah Shook & the Disarmers, Guardians of Virginity, Rubblebucket, Braided Waves, Federale, Slang, Black Belt Eagle Scout, Y La Bamba, Built To Spill)

Sure, my head, neck, lower back, knees, and feet all hurt – that doesn’t mean I can’t be strong for one more day of great music (and Duke basketball). Sarah Shook & the Disarmers (Main Stage) As I mentioned in my Day IV review, I thoroughly enjoy Sarah Shook & the Disarmers.  I dig her … Continue reading Treefort Music Festival Day Five – 3/24/19 (Sarah Shook & the Disarmers, Guardians of Virginity, Rubblebucket, Braided Waves, Federale, Slang, Black Belt Eagle Scout, Y La Bamba, Built To Spill)

Treefort Music Festival Day Four – 3/23/19 (Mandolin Orange, Nappy Roots, The Muckers, Cedric Burnside, The Weary Times, Sarah Shook & the Disarmers)

Rested, ready, and raring to go – day four was quite an adventure. Mandolin Orange (Main Stage) This 3:00 set was my Treefort start on Saturday, and one I knew I didn’t want to miss.  The first of two bands from Chapel Hill, NC (Go Duke) that I would see on this day features Andrew … Continue reading Treefort Music Festival Day Four – 3/23/19 (Mandolin Orange, Nappy Roots, The Muckers, Cedric Burnside, The Weary Times, Sarah Shook & the Disarmers)