Music Monday

Al Kapone

On this Music Monday, I wanted to write about Al Kapone to make sure everyone knows how great his music is – and to find out how popular he is outside of Memphis. Have you heard of him? If not, please keep reading and check out my video at the end of this post. If so, keep reading anyway [continue reading]

October 12, 2015 // 2 Comments

Elvis

There is only one Elvis, so there is no need for me to write Elvis Presley. (Don’t even argue with me about Elvis Costello – he’s ok, but he’s no Elvis Presley). Elvis is my favorite. I have loved him all of my life. I grew up watching Elvis movies with my mom on Sundays. I [continue reading]

October 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

U2

I have been an avid U2 fan since 1987 when I was 14. Some say obsessed, but I like to say passionate. I discovered U2 in March 1987 with the release of The Joshua Tree. I heard With or Without You and liked it. I realized U2 was the same group that sang that song Pride I had heard a few years [continue reading]

September 23, 2013 // 0 Comments

Shindig Music Festival in Baltimore

Music fans united in Carroll Park this Saturday for Baltimore’s Shindig Festival. It was a perfect storm of marvelous music, wonderful weather, fantastic food from local restaurants, and enthusiastic music fans. Finally a real music festival in Baltimore with headliners Joan Jett and [continue reading]

September 16, 2013 // 3 Comments

September Music Festivals in Maryland

Last year’s Charm City Music Festival, with headliners Flogging Molly and Weezer, was the first legitimate music festival in Baltimore that I ever remember. This year they have renamed it The Shindig, and it is taking place the same weekend as last year’s music festival but in a [continue reading]

September 9, 2013 // 0 Comments