Music

Muscle Shoals

Muscle Shoals Alabama: The Birthplace of a Generation of Sound

Muscle Shoals. It sounds like it could be the name of a legendary blues singer…

David Lee Roth

David Lee Roth the EMT: A Rockstar Turned Lifesaver

The story of how David Lee Roth went from changing people’s lives with his music…

math of music

Math of Music: John Coltrane and the Circle of Fifths

While John Coltrane and Albert Einstein’s respective era’s only overlapped slightly, both made extraordinary contributions…

henry conlon

Henry Conlon: A Journey Back to Americana

I first heard Henry Conlon play at the opening night of the Loudoun Arts Film…

Music in the Park: Discovering the story of Bluegrass

Imagine you are on a hike.  Covid has made the restaurants and the shops an…

crowd at a concert

The Seven Best Superbowl Halftime Show Performances

It wasn’t until 1991 that the NFL realized they could have a show within a…

Vinyl Record Subscriptions to Build Your Analog Music Collection

Music is a physical experience.  Sound is nothing more than vibrations in the air, through…

record player and Christmas lights

Library Book Sales and Vinyl LPs are Little Joys We All Need

I love library book sales. There’s nothing quite like strolling down rows of folding tables…

Lana Del Rey Lyrics: Modern Day Poetry Masked as Pop Music

Lana Del Rey lyrics are emotional, evocative, and poetic. Elizabeth Grant, or Lana Del Rey,…

Derek Paravicini, the Blind Autistic Savant with Absolute Pitch

Derek Paravicini was born July 26th, 1979, in Berkshire, England. An oxygen overdosage rendered the…