Tag: Music

R.I.P. John Perry Barlow (1947–2018)

Yesterday morning, Grateful Dead lyricist and EFF co-founder John Perry Barlow passed away in his sleep. Rolling Stone has nice obituary for him. It was Barlow’s lyrics and Bob Weir’s

R.I.P. Dolores O’Riordan (1971–2018)

I was shocked to see that Dolores O’Riordan had died suddenly today. She was almost exactly one year older than I am. My condolences go out to her family and

R.I.P. Gord Downie (1964 – 2017)

On Tuesday, The Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie succumbed to the terminal brain tumour that he was diagnosed with last year. I’ve spent the rest of the week processing this

Farewell, Mr. Cohen

What a week! A tumultuous upset in the United States’ election – which I kept out of on this blog but was rather active on Facebook. I’ve had a lingering

Faith No More

Last Monday, July 27th, I caught the Faith No More concert at the Southside Ballroom in Dallas! It took at least 2 full days for my ears to stop ringing.

Tim Minchin’s Christmas Song

This is a truly beautiful song. Even if I am not able to spend today with my dad, mom or Ruth, I’ll be thinking about them.

I Still Miss Jerry

Today is the 16th anniversary of Jerry Garcia’s passing. I’ll be listening to He’s Gone quite a bit today…

Happy Birthday Jerry

Today would have been Jerry Garcia’s 69th birthday.

Still Remembering Jerry…

Today marks the 15th anniversary of Jerry Garcia’s passing. I’ll remember him and his legacy by listening to my Dick’s Picks collection today. And now he’s gone Now he’s gone,

Treadmill Tunes

For the past two years, I have been working out with an awesome personal trainer – I’d give you a link but Patrick won’t take my advice and create a