Archive for 'Music'
Tonight was the “Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience” at the Xcel Energy Center, but the day started by visiting the Science Museum of Minnesota and seeing the Omni Theater’s newest show ‘A Beautiful Planet’ which was wonderful and then looked at the fun Mythic Creatures exhibit. Here is the official blurb: “Enter the world […]
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 […]