Posts tagged "music"

Top 15 Christmas Songs That Were Released Before Justin Bieber Existed

#1 Donny Hathaway-This Christmas-Release Year:1970.

It's a simple win. Nothing brings a tear to your eye...fills you with the holiday spirit...reminds you that singers shouldn't wear red leather skinny jeans quite like this song. And reminds me at least for 3 minutes and 40 seconds that Christmas doesn't have to suck.
Christmas Songs. Along with ugly hand knit sweaters have become synonymous with things that are despised about the holidays. What, with music execs figuring new ways to turn a profit and equally due to the fact that lite rock stations and stores have been playing wintery themes since November 1st. I figured what was more... Read more »

S-A-T-U-R-D-A-Y Night!

S-A-T-U-R-D-A-Y Night!
On this ninth day of 4-Star, I ask myself, “Whatever happened to Saturday night?” After clawing and scraping my way through the work week to the weekend, I found myself passing out at the finish line and choosing instead of raving and partying it up to catch up on one of my favorite pastime. I... Read more »

Elle Monee and Loren D. Present the Songbook Review

Elle Monee and Loren D. Present the Songbook Review
On the third day of 4-Star my city gave to me…some new tracks to get me ‘bodied. In the true spirit of New Music Monday, I felt compelled to post something fresh. Elle Monee and Loren D’s The Songbook proves that great music has no expiration date. I’ve said before and I’ll say it again,... Read more »
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Miguel's Kaleidoscope Dream Album Review and More...

Miguel's Kaleidoscope Dream Album Review and More...
Having a jonesing to review some new music and not having any local talent lined up this month I decided to shift through some of the music I’m currently into and thought “Yea, maybe I can make something out of that.” I know many of my facebook friends are still healing from the barrages of... Read more »

SummerDance September- National Stepper Society

SummerDance September- National Stepper Society
For 16 years now, Chicago’s SummerDance series has played host to over 40 dance events around the city. Staying centralized in the Grant Park area between Congress Parkway and Jackson the 4,900 square foot dance floor is set up in the area known as Grant Park-Spirit of Music Gardens but has migrated to places such... Read more »