Last Sunday, I was privileged enough to catch The Killers perform at one of Nashville’s most famed venues, The Grand Ole Opry House. For me, this was pretty special on two counts. First and foremost, I love The Killers. They … Continue reading
For a certain type of music fan, the best kind of holiday music is bad holiday music. I know, because I happen to be one of them.* Don’t get me wrong, I love the old standards as much as the … Continue reading
For those of you who couldn’t make With Your Friends this weekend, here’s a little of what you missed. Your browser does not support the video tag Bass was dropped. Beats were filthy. Fun was had by all.
Twenty, Griffin’s AirPlay-awesomizing amp, works so well with AirPort Express that it’s easy to forget that it will also work just as well with any optical audio source. When I got my hands on a Twenty, I wanted to set … Continue reading
It starts up around Thanksgiving, and doesn’t let up until New Years Eve, and regardless of what you celebrate, or how you celebrate it, there’s no escaping it: Christmas music. Flowing forth from unseen speakers, everywhere you go, the same … Continue reading
The problem with many collaborations is that they often end up sounding like thrown-together vanity projects; and don’t really do a lot to expand the musical vocabulary of either of the participants. However, David Byrne has made a second career … Continue reading