The Day I Fell In Love With Rock And Roll

I remember the day – not the exact date – but the day (and even the moment) – that I first truly fell in love with rock and roll – the day I realized music held something more powerful and magical than I could hope to even contemplate at that time. It was like suddenly waking and realizing all at once that you’d always been … Continue reading The Day I Fell In Love With Rock And Roll

Musical Low Point 2: Please Hammer Don’t Hurt ‘Em

In the year 1990, I was nine years old and in the 4th grade. I was oblivious to much of the world and rife for another musical misstep. In the vernacular of the time, one might say I was “going down in a blaze of glory,” but someone who would say that would be a big, cheesy dick. I would end up with this perception that everyone else … Continue reading Musical Low Point 2: Please Hammer Don’t Hurt ‘Em

Look At The Balls: String Cheese Incident, Flying Pigs and Lot Rumors

It began as one of those rumors floating about the concert space on the lips of strangers. If you’ve ever been to a jam band’s show you’ve probably heard these types of rumor. They’re at every show and hearing them delights me….because no matter how wacky they may seem, there’s always that chance they will turn out to be true. In this instance, that’s exactly … Continue reading Look At The Balls: String Cheese Incident, Flying Pigs and Lot Rumors

Filth and Fury: Fixing Toilets and the Music of G.G. Allin

WARNING: Videos associated with this post are not safe for work and probably not safe for anywhere Few things in life will fill you with shame, anger and disgust like the moment you sit down and have your toilet seat crack in half beneath you. But there are a few. And among them you will find the cleaning and repair of said toilet. But there … Continue reading Filth and Fury: Fixing Toilets and the Music of G.G. Allin