Tag: Paul McCartney

What do the Grammy's offer for baby boomers?

Taylor Swift, BTS, Billie Eilish, Megan Thee Stallion, Bad Bunny, Harry Styles, Black Pumas, Cardi B, Brandi Carlile, DaBaby, Doja Cat, Mickey Guyton, Haim, Brittany Howard, Miranda Lambert, Lil Baby, Chris Martin, John Mayer, Post Malone. Those are some of the biggest stars in the world of popular music. They’ll be the performers at tonight’s... Read more »

Paul McCartney drops latest album McCartney 3: No dice!

Paul McCartney drops latest album McCartney 3: No dice!
K: Dad, does Paul McCartney have a lot of music from after he left The Beatles? H: Well, yeah. He was only in The Beatles a short time compared to his solo career. Why? K: I’m not going to know any of those songs when he plays them. H. That’s okay. Hardly anyone does. We’re... Read more »

On the anniversary of his death, a look at the life of George Harrison

George as a young child.
From 1964 to 1970, he was one of the four most popular musicians in the world. He didn’t write or sing many of their songs, but you could hear his instrument on every single tune. He very rarely was out in front when on stage performing, but the band wouldn’t have been the same without... Read more »
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It's way too soon for that December 25th holiday

It's way too soon for that December 25th holiday
It’s beginning to look a lot like….NO! TOO SOON!! WAY TOO SOON!! Yesterday, I’m taking a walk in my hood. I notice a couple walking out of a store. Their shopping bag is filled with wrapping paper. Multiple rolls of wrapping paper. Multiple rolls of festive holiday wrapping paper. I look at my calendar to check the... Read more »

The week in review: The hurricane edition

The week in review: The hurricane edition
Is it me or does each week get stranger than the last? Phew! I knew it wasn’t me. Let’s take a look at a lot of water plus, as usual, more stranger than strange events. That’s all I got. Told you it was stranger than strange. Enjoy your week! Type your email address in the... Read more »

The week in review: Tronc, Trumps and Tunes

The week started with the New York Daily News laying off half of their journalists. Just more cuts by TRONC, which bought the paper a year ago. Do you think the $15 million they paid to Michael Ferro in "consulting fees" would have saved these jobs? Disgusting!
It’s been awhile since there’s been a Week in Review, but the last few days have been special. Journalists are under attack, Trumps are acting up, and a few good music stories. Let’s take a look.   Related Post: Foo Fighters SNL medley is the greatest rock Christmas song of all-time Type your email address... Read more »
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The week in review: The Stormy Seattle edition

The week in review: The Stormy Seattle edition
I’m on a quest to visit all fifty states. It’s a bucket list thing. The magic number going into this year was ten. A friend has been working a temp gig in Seattle. Cheap airfare and free lodging made this trip a no-brainer. Off to Washington state for the first time. Nine states to go!... Read more »

It's a great week to be Paul McCartney

It's a great week to be Paul McCartney
Paul McCartney had a special week. You may be thinking, when isn’t it a great time to be Sir Paul…and you’d be right. Sure, he’s had his times of despair. The death of wife #1, a messy divorce from wife #2 and the fans of Kanye West not knowing who he is, but all in... Read more »

I hate Christmas music

I hate Christmas music
It’s that season again! It’s the time of the year for some really bad music. Yep….it’s Christmas time and here it comes again. You can’t avoid it. It’s everywhere. It’s in your car. It’s in every store. It really is everywhere. Christmas music….BAH HUMBUG!!! I wouldn’t mind so much if there were more good Christmas... Read more »
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Why The Beatles Mean So Much To Me

Why The Beatles Mean So Much To Me
Hey kids! It’s Blogapolooz night. What?! You’re thinking didn’t you just do one yesterday? Well yeah, we did but this is the night time version. Just think of it like The Price Is Right, where they have a day and night show. They still do that don’t they? Anyway…tonight’s topic is “Pick a song (or songs)... Read more »
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