We lost Eddie Van Halen on October 6, 2020 and, truth be told, I am still processing his death. I have been Van Halen fan since I was in the ninth grade. He was a guitar virtuoso and he literally changed the way rock guitar was played.
Archive for ‘Music’
Haiku #102 (Switchin’to Glide)
Sometimes Tuesdays need an attitude adjustment! Take The Kings advice and switch to glide!
A Rainy Top Twenty!
It has been a very rainy summer in Misawa, Japan.
Queen +Who? A Bohemian Top Ten!
Surfing and searching for something new to watch due to just falling in a big “show hole” after completing a couple of good series on Netflix, I found a new documentary on Queen.
A Pretenders Top Ten!
Don’t pretend to not notice my Pretenders Top Ten songs!
Musical Crushes = Powerhouse Women of Rock!
This Top Ten is dedicated to all those “bad girls out there that play that rock-n-roll” and dominate our ears, hearts, and prepubescent crushes!
Springsteen and Friendship (A Top Twenty)
Music brings people together and is the cornerstone for several of my friendships.
SRV Top Ten
My Top Ten songs from the rock-n-blues guitar legend Stevie Ray Vaughn!
Craving Return of Live Music
Live Music! Once life returns to “normal”, and I use the term loosely as we just don’t know what the “new normal” will be once we crawl out of our shells, I fear that the concert experience will be very different from our past norm.
Styx Top Ten!
I’ve been a Styx fan since 1977 but this is the first time I’ve come clean about my not-so-mainstream favorites!