Archive for the 'The Music' Category

The Greatest Showman

This could be the biggest act in the world. I was clueless until my buddy Jeff Laufer hipped me to it, singling out the track “This Is Me,” an empowering anthem straight out of the “Fame” playbook, why is this phenomenon getting no ink, despite hiding in plain sight for six months, the flick having […]

I Wanna Be Your Lover

The Very Best Of Prince Prince didn’t live up to the hype. Supposedly he was 16 or 17, certainly under twenty, and recorded all the instruments himself and produced too, we were unimpressed. McCartney had performed this trick almost a decade previously, sans the age, and the wizard, the true star known as Todd Rundgren, […]

This Is America

You can hide in plain sight. Donald Glover was on “Community,” is in the second season of his own highly-lauded series “Atlanta” and has one of the longest running hits on the chart with “Redbone,” a cut from his THIRD Glassnote album and still… Most people had no idea who he was. Until now. Glover’s […]

A Pirate Looks At Forty

A Pirate Looks At Forty – Spotify One song can make a career. And it’s not “Margaritaville,” the anthem of good times, it’s “A Pirate Looks At Forty.” F. was from Tallahassee, back before hanging chads and FSU championship teams. Back then it was more like Georgia than Miami, probably still is, haven’t been there […]