Archive for 'Music'
This past Thursday (June 9) was a good day. I turned in grades for the class I was teaching (at a very dysfunctional university, but that’s a story for another time) and attended a Andrea Bocelli concert with my friend Kelley (originally the evil twin was to go with me, but that’s also a story […]
Driving home from seeing Hunger Games tonight and heard my first Christmas Song of the Year! It was Elvis Presley’s ‘Here comes Santa Claus’ which is a good song, but its way too early in the season. After Thanksgiving yes, before no. Too early! Too early!
I am not catching onto the mandolin as quickly as I thought I would, so after talking to two musicians who each play like 12 instruments, they both said I should try something a bit easier and recommended the ukelele. So I found a good, inexpensive one online (the yellow color and shark bridge were […]
Wednesday night (June 3, 2015) I went to see The Rolling Stones! Yes, Mick, Keith, Charlie, and Ronnie aka that group of 70 year olds were on their ZIP CODE tour. As I was still at work when the concert started, I took an hour of vacation to leave early and missed the opening act […]