June 2022 Grapevine

We’ve reached the middle of 2022 and the year is just rolling by. It’s the time of year when you can take stock of the first half to see what you’ve accomplished and set your goals for the second half. The first half of this year has felt very unsettled. I’m hoping to make aContinue reading “June 2022 Grapevine”

‘Messin’ With The Music’ Part 20 – ‘Monkey Gone To Heaven’

It’s been a while since we worked on a cover for our Messin’ With The Music series. We’ve come back with the song ‘Monkey Gone To Heaven’ by Pixies. It was on their 1989 album ‘Doolittle’. One style that Pixies are known for is the ‘loud versus quiet’ dynamics included in a lot of theirContinue reading “‘Messin’ With The Music’ Part 20 – ‘Monkey Gone To Heaven’”

Live Music Report: The Dead South with Reverend Peyton At The Fillmore 05/20/22

When I was younger seeing live music was a constant in my life. Before and during my high school years there was always a flow of bands stopping in the area. We had a venue (Ag Hall) that held around 2000 people and during that era a lot of bands that became more popular laterContinue reading “Live Music Report: The Dead South with Reverend Peyton At The Fillmore 05/20/22”

Creation Of Your Musical Roots

People have different relationships with music. Some people really never have a personal affinity for music and at most it serves as background noise for them. Some people listen to the radio or streaming and like certain songs and styles but it really goes no further than that. Then there’s some people for whom musicContinue reading “Creation Of Your Musical Roots”

From The Vault 7 – ERP Plays ‘Overboard’ Live

We’re adding another entry in our ‘From The Vault’ series. ‘From The Vault’ is where we scour our old hard drives and CDs to find songs that we wrote and recorded preliminary versions of but for various reasons never made a full studio recording. ‘Overboard’ was recorded live at ChurchHouse studios. The song has vocals,Continue reading “From The Vault 7 – ERP Plays ‘Overboard’ Live”