Despite the acoustic tune being released approximately 25 years ago, I think "Little Sister" is artfully realistic. Even the way she frantically picks out the melody and sings those endearing words denotes sensitivity towards addiction. Plus, it has always been one of my many absolute favorites on this classic record. In fact, Jewel's debut album … Continue reading MEDIA: Little Sister, by singer-songwriter Jewel
So, I recently came across this rather small photo on the fringe of some random website recently. I was, quite frankly, appalled. Check this out: Let me just say, what the hell!? I really, truly am stunned and disgusted by this ad or whatever you want to call it. Ridiculous. Just to sum it up. … Continue reading ENTRY: Vaccinating in youth a catalyst for addiction later on?
Lately I've been thinking about when I put out my very first album seven years ago. I just can't believe it. Seven whole years; damn. I decided to call it Manifestation as it truly proved to be this sonic carving out of almost 10 years' worth of dreaming about putting out an album. Furthermore, it was … Continue reading MEDIA: My Head’s on Steroids
In the midst of some very compelling stories being contributed right now, I wanted to take a moment for this musical interlude. How 'bout we take a look (and listen) to the beautifully talented, dulcet-voiced Amy Winehouse. So many of her songs, particularly the ones she wrote singularly were lyrically and musically genius. We … Continue reading MEDIA: Amy Winehouse
I saw this man live in concert a couple weeks ago, when he was closing out the big Boston Calling music festival in Massachusetts. I've always considered Eminem to be one of the best, most spirited rappers of all-time. Generally speaking, I believe that the more conviction a rap artist delivers the better. Classic performers … Continue reading MEDIA: Not Afraid
I've been in one of those fulfilling, whimsical, very musical moods lately. I'm extremely passionate about music. I have been my whole life; technically, it is certainly not the most unique attribute. However, when I was a lil young'un, I can remember prancing around the house, singing at the top of my lungs in a … Continue reading MEDIA: Black Holes