Archive for December, 2010

Captain Beefheart 1941-2010

December 27, 2010

“The moon was a drip on ah dark hood…” I remember my first encounter with the music of Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band. Yes, amidst my father’s old record collection was a curious looking black and grey album with a die cut cover called Mirror Man. Looking at the track list and seeing there […]

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Merry Christmas To All!

December 24, 2010

Also Awesome:Grateful Dead to Release May ’77 Box!2012 – The Return of Frank ZappaToo Much Grateful Dead?Music News – Grateful Dead release all Europe ’72 shows individually!Massive Music News – Grateful Dead Europe ’72 Complete Recordings

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Frank Zappa – Hammersmith Odeon

December 10, 2010

For Dave. When Frank Zappa hit London in the winter of 1978, he had with him a rocking teenage combo that could run circles around just about any other band on earth. Of course, Frank always had the most talented and well trained musicians to do his musical bidding, and his ’78 band was indeed […]

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Music News – Grateful Dead 2011 Road Trips Subscription

December 7, 2010

In the realm of very cool music news comes this exciting gem: The Grateful Dead Road Trips Subscription! Yes, you can now sign up to a subscription that will deliver the next four Road Trips releases right to your door with free shipping! Although there is not too much detailed info at the moment, it […]

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A Few Of Our Favorite Christmas Albums

December 1, 2010

Well, it’s December. Yeah, I know, I’m not really sure how that happened either. Seems like last week I was putting on flannel shirts and walking around pumpkin patches. But it is December now and along with the cold comes Christmas. And among all the food, shopping, gifts, family, and parties, there is music. Glorious […]

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