Monthly Archives: April 2010

The Dark Side of the Moon

Band: The Flaming Lips (with Stardeath and White Dwarfs) Album: The Dark Side of the Moon Best song: Let me say that I don’t think the album is really all that good, but rather kind of daring. The version of “Money,” while not necessarily to my liking, is a really intersting update. That’s probably the […]

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Band: BostonAlbum: BostonBest song: Every song on this record is amazing, but “More Than a Feeling” is the best.Worst song: “Let Me Take You Home Tonight” is not the best song on the album, but it’s damned fine. Friday saw my first byline in the very reputable Atlantic Web site. The Atlantic is something of […]

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Un’ ora con Ennio Morricone

Band: Ennio MorriconeAlbum: Un’ ora con Ennio MorriconeBest song: So great. The main theme to The Good, The Bad and The Ugly is classic.Worst song: All enjoyable. So, I guess I haven’t actually written about my week in Sicily yet online. It’s been amost a month since my trip. Mostly, I haven’t been writing because […]

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