Month: December 2009

Rowland S Howard

Woke up. Went to make of what’s left of the Christmas flavored coffee. Go over to the desk to check the email, then hit Facebook to check any additional messages. Found out about this: http://www.heraldsun.com.au/entertainment/influential-melbourne-guitarist-rowland-s-howard-dies/story-e6frf96f-1225814790391 It’s one thing to hear about Michael Jackson, but its another to hear about a musician that you’ve actually liked.…

Past From The Blast

Everyone knows Simple Minds as that 1980s Alt band who did that song “Don’t You Forget About Me.” Yeah, the famous theme song from that seminal teen flick from the Reagan era “The Breakfast Club.” Now don’t get me wrong…both the song and the movie were okay. My fave character from that club was Ally…

2009: The Year Of The Celebrity Deathmatch…

An iv17 Sol 6° Capricorn, Luna 18° Taurus Dies Solis Sunday, December 27, 2009 e.v. 11:21 PM As I typed this originally last week, it was Yuletime. Winter Solstice passed, Hanukkah passed, Christmas just ended. Then there’s Festivus, etc. Tons of holidays to choose from, take your pick. The year of celebrity death match is…

The Cab The Color Of Piss…

“Taxi! Taxi! Lady cab driver — Can U take me 4 a ride? Don’t know where I’m goin’ ‘cuz I don’t know where I’ve been So just put your foot on the gas — let’s drive” – Lady Cab Driver, 1984 song by Prince. Ah, New York City. Sweet, sweet New York City. Here in…