Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap, AC/DC

This is another one of those albums that makes it obvious why teenage boys like a particular band, and I mean that as a compliment!  The killer opening title track brings the rock right away, and each song flows perfectly into the next, paying tribute to all the things boys like: feeling girls up, talking … Continue reading

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“Riding High”, Faze-O

I’ve been listening to the What It Is! Funky Soul and Rare Grooves (2006, Rhino Entertainment Company) boxed set all day, something I normally do when I have the day off and spend hours cooking up masterpieces in the kitchen.  For some reason, the fourth CD really appealed to me today.  It’s got a lot … Continue reading

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Exile on Main St., The Rolling Stones

I have been wanting to write about Exile on Main St. for a long time.  It’s such a massive album, and millions of words have already been written about it and the decadence that surrounded its recording in the early 1970s, so what would I have to contribute to the historiography of The Rolling Stones’ … Continue reading

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“Take It All”, Adele

Oh, Adele.  How do you write these songs that so perfectly describe what I am feeling?  Sigh.    I knew I wanted to write about something sad tonight, because I feel unbearably sad at the moment.  Adele was my first choice, obviously.  I admire her ability to write about such painful experiences and make them … Continue reading

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“Crazy Bitch”, Buckcherry

I’m sure every straight man out there wishes he knew a woman like this.  Not that every straight man can handle a crazy bitch, but I’m pretty sure they all want to experience it at least once.    As a crazy bitch, I sure wish somebody had written a song like this about me!       … Continue reading

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