Monthly Archives: July 2011

Johnny Cash / Sunday Morning Coming Down

I know, hosting a Cash song about Sundays….on a Sunday…is a wee bit obvious. However, there’s just something about a Sunday morning, the way it crawls out from the dawn and lingers a while – just long enough to make … Continue reading

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Austin Lucas / Go West

Oh, man! If you’re at all interested in the plucking, honest, naked ways of bluegrass and folk, then you are in for a treat with Austin Lucas. This Indiana (I heart corn) musician spent time in a punk band, transitioning … Continue reading

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Gemma Hayes / Keep Running

Hard to keep up with the music downloads today – especially when a fun song like this makes me want to shimmy on my back porch in the sunlight. Diggin’ on Ireland’s pop sweetheart, Gemma. You should probably check out … Continue reading

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Goldhawks / Running Away

I just plowed through hundreds of songs looking for a song to fit for a specific scene. Of the submissions were Goldhawks, a sweet little band out of England that has me pumped for a 6-mile beastly uphill run. Thanks, … Continue reading

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27’s: Nirvana / Something In The Way

Another artist who left at the early age of 27. I’m proud to say that my very first concert was Nirvana in a small warehouse in Southern Oregon. I lost my shoe that night crowd surfing, a perfect sacrifice from … Continue reading

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27’s: Robert Johnson / Walking

Amongst the musicians whose lives were abruptly ended at the too-young age of 27 is the great blues man Robert Johnson. Johnson, a Delta Blues musician, didn’t have much of a solid career during his short life. However, the seeds … Continue reading

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27’s: Amy Winehouse / Back To Black

Today, we lost a young woman in the very golden years of her youth to the force that is drug and alcohol addiction. Amy’s public showcasing of the workings, wreckings and control of a ferocious, unstoppable addiction make this loss … Continue reading

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