Brian Eno on NPR-Singing for a long and healthy life

Brian Eno as a maker of many instrumental ambient recordings, (music for airports, music for films, feel the warm jets and so forth) may have surprised some with his pronouncement

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How the sausages are made-The Edge shows us his guitars

The Edge Shows us his guitars Bono once said that watching U2 make music was like watching the sausages being made, you would be happier not knowing what went into

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Broken Social Scene from Juan’s Basement

Broken Social Scene Jams Churches under the Stairs Brian Eno in the Lanois film, Here is What is, talked about where music came from. He said that most people assume

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Live Shows, The New Pornographers, Okkervil River, The National

We’ve been fortunate to have a series of good live shows come through the Detroit area in the suburb of Pontiac over the last few months. My parents still live

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Leonard Cohen-I’m Your Man Concert Documentary

Leonard Cohen-I’m Your Man Leonard Cohen has been the man for me since college. Like a lot of young literature majors we’re drawn to the image of Leonard Cohen living

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Here is what is-Daniel Lanois film

Daniel Lanois may be the most under rated musician I’ve ever heard. Of course that could be an over statement of huge proportions. As he has worked with many of

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The cooks are back in the kitchen

As anyone knows, I am an unrepentant U2 fan. It is a sickness that has provided years of enjoyment. Having seen the band live a few times, also some of

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World Cup Fever!!!!!!!!!!!!

Watch the TV spots, they get me all misty everytime. http://www.soccernet.com/onegame/ Curse you Bono!!!! Germany VS Costa Rica Noon.

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With or Without You

I know that I wrote something about “Crazy For You, But Not That Crazy” last fall. Ok that was a load of bollocks. It just depends on how long it’s

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Sigur Ros Live, Calvin Fine Arts Center

Sigur Ros is probably one of the best bands out there at the moment. I’ve mentioned them half a dozen times already. They really have an innocent sort of beauty

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