Bands You (May) Never Heard Of: Nightwish

March 20, 2020 forkless

Finnish symphonic metal band has been around since 1997, the band has undergone several changes in their line-up and are currently consisting of Tuomas Holopainen (keyboard), Kai Hahto (drums), Marco Hietala (bass, guitar, vocals), Emppu Vuorinen (guitar), Troy Donockley (Uillean pipes, guitar, recorder, vocals) and Floor Jansen (lead vocalist). MORE


Valentine’s Day: Music Thread

February 10, 2020 Clancy

“Give me some music; music, moody foodOf us that trade in love.”(William Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatra) One of my favorite music sites is NPR, so I’m borrowing a music theme they posted last year for MORE


Liveblog - Holiday Music

December 24, 2019 Cogito Ergo Sum

Happy Holiday snowflakes, tis the season for crazy uncles that love Trump and crazy nephews that love Bernie, but this time of year we all get together and pretend that we all get along, and MORE

Celebrity Death Watch

Opera Singer Jessye Norman Dies At 74

September 30, 2019 Coccyx

Opera singer Jessye Norman died Monday morning at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital in New York. The official cause of death was septic shock and multi-organ failure secondary to complications of a spinal cord injury MORE


Music = Gone Country

September 26, 2019 Community Submission

A little over two hours long, but sure didn’t seem like it. Just a fun, nostalgic mix of Classic Country and Outlaw music (circa 1973-83) Whether you’re an avid Country Music fan (or not) it’s a memory lane spin – on what was happening in the Country and Nashville music scene, during the time. MORE

Celebrity Death Watch

Robert Hunter, Grateful Dead Lyricist, Dies at 78

September 25, 2019 Coccyx

Robert Hunter, the primary lyricist on many of the Grateful Dead’s most memorable songs, including “Uncle John’s Band,” “Scarlet Begonias,” “Dark Star” and “Truckin’,” died on Monday night at his home in San Rafael, Calif. MORE