Victoria_Borodinova / Pixabay Soundtrack in my head: Smith and Mudd, "Wem" It's rare when I listen to new music and realize I'm listening to something that represents a marked departure from everything I'd heard before. I may not always realize how unique something is on the first listen, but in subsequent listens I would realize … Continue reading dance music as it was meant to be?
Soundtrack in my head: Corinne Bailey Rae, "Put Your Records On" I'm finally doing it: I am starting a new dance event called Dance As You Are, with its first event on February 16th.The website describes the event as follows: "Dance As You Are is an innovative concept in dance club environments. Less pretense, less … Continue reading boogie down and reset: dance as you are
I'm sitting on a bench in Tenney Park in Madison as I look out over Lake Mendota and hammer this post out on my Android phone. My phone said 54 degrees Fahrenheit as I walked out the door for my morning walk. Cold for an August morning but perfect weather for me as I walk … Continue reading the ides of August
Soundtrack in my head: Tommy Roe: "Dizzy" Being busy seems to make it more difficult to live a simple life. Trying to combine part-time grad school with a full time job is leading me to burn-out. I don't see how I could do two or three more years of this. Plus, next semester, I will … Continue reading leap into a simple life
Soundtrack in my head: Fuzzbox: Love Is The Slug Robman94 [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)] You know you're getting old when the bands that you listened to in college start going on reunion tours. I chronicled the 2010 comeback of The Primitives in a previous post. I didn't know until later that a more obscure group … Continue reading Fuzzbox: another band from my generation goes on a reunion tour