Your Weekly Weekend Music Mix | 8/22/14 [MUSIC NEWS]

KILLER COVER: TORI AMOS COVERING THE CURE Tori Amos covering “Picture of You”. I would totally buy a cover album by Tori Amos. I want a studio recording of this song. So bad. Spine tingles.   FAVORITE INSTAGRAM POST OF THE WEEK From fellow concert photograph @GetTiny‘s Instagram feed, a #TBT to when Action Bronson atContinue reading “Your Weekly Weekend Music Mix | 8/22/14 [MUSIC NEWS]”

Your Weekly Weekend Music Mix | 7/18/14 [MUSIC NEWS]

KILLER COVER: STEVIE WONDER COVERS STING I love Stevie Wonder (after all, I named my blog after one of his albums). Stevie loves Sting’s song “Fragile”. I love this cover. Hopefully, you do too. It’s stays true to the original arrangement, but anytime Stevie can his own flare to a song, I’ll take it. MUSIC INSTA-BABE:Continue reading “Your Weekly Weekend Music Mix | 7/18/14 [MUSIC NEWS]”

A Year of Concerts: 2013

Listed chronologically, the most recent show first. Stevie Wonder | Songs In The Key Of Life | Nokia Theatre L.A. Live | 12/21/13 Shy Girls | The Spare Room and Bootleg Bar | 12/12/13 and 12/13/13 Snoopzilla and Dam Funk “7 Days Of Funk” Record Release Party | Los Angeles Exchange | 12/10/13 Thundercat |Continue reading “A Year of Concerts: 2013”

Stevie Wonder | Songs In The Key Of Life | Nokia Theatre L.A. Live | 12/21/13

Have you ever thought about what you would say or do if you were in a room with one of your childhood idols? One of my childhood idols was Stevie Wonder. I discovered his music by way of the 1993 cover of “Lately” by Jodeci. When I started doing some research browsing the CD racksContinue reading “Stevie Wonder | Songs In The Key Of Life | Nokia Theatre L.A. Live | 12/21/13”

Vinyl Fetish | “Tuesday Heartbreak” by Stevie Wonder on 7″ Vinyl

“Tuesday Heartbreak” was the B-Side of the vinyl, 7″, 45 RPM single of “You Are The Sunshine of My Life”.  It was written and produced by Stevie Wonder and was track number 4 on Stevie’s fifteenth studio album “Talking Book”. Stevie Wonder played all of the instruments on this track, except for the alto saxophone, whichContinue reading “Vinyl Fetish | “Tuesday Heartbreak” by Stevie Wonder on 7″ Vinyl”

The Night Hiatus Kaiyote Blew My Mind At The Del Monte Speakeasy 3/23/13

I saw Hiatus Kaiyote more recently at the Bootleg Theatre on July 31, 2013. You can check out that blog entry by clicking this link. On Saturday night (3/23/13), I experienced what may very well have been an out-of-body, musical experience. I’ve been to a lot of great shows in my lifetime, and each show wasContinue reading “The Night Hiatus Kaiyote Blew My Mind At The Del Monte Speakeasy 3/23/13”

Music Tidbit: “Tuesday Heartbreak” by Stevie Wonder

“Tuesday Heartbreak” was track 4 on Stevie Wonder’s 15th album “Talking Book“.  The album’s first track was “You Are the Sunshine of My Life“,which earned Stevie Wonder his first Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance.  “Talking Book” is a must have for anybody who wants vintage, hit-making Stevie. “Tuesday Heartbreak” is one ofContinue reading “Music Tidbit: “Tuesday Heartbreak” by Stevie Wonder”