Category Archives: Music Musings
Seems like the right season to share these versions of one of my favorite songs. There are so many great versions of Leonard Cohen’s brilliant classic that sometimes it’s hard to remember the original so let’s start with that one first…
If you missed part 1, I sincerely recommend you catch up on no’s. 10-6 here:
Now that you’ve caught up…on with the top 5!!! Read the rest of this entry →
Most people when you mention the words Hair Metal in the same sentence think of boys that look like girls, long hair, lip gloss, spandex and lots of leather…The defining criteria for being a Hair Metal Band is that the lead vocalist is prettier than your sister. Read the rest of this entry →
Tags: Axl Rose, Bands, Bon Jovi, Bret Michaels, Cinderella, Def Leppard, Extreme, glam rock, Guns 'n Roses, hair metal, Hard Rock, Jani Lane, Jeff Keith, Jon Bon Jovi, Lists, Mr. Big, music, Nuno, Poison, Richie Sambora, Skid Row, Slash, Tesla, Tom Keiffer, Warrant
I was spring cleaning…yes it does happen…don’t change the subject!
While said spring cleaning I spotted a little yellow glint and being the magpie I am I naturally had to investigate. After scrummaging at the bottom of my treasure box I spotted my London Hard Rock Café pin! This led to some more rummaging and next minute I had pulled out all my pins…ok not all of them, I left behind my high school matric badge, school house badge, my Ratanga Junction staff badge and opening pin, Live concert badge, my Planet Hollywood badges and my various pins from cities I have visited…that’s maybe a post for another time. Read the rest of this entry →
in 20 years time will they still be around? Look at the Beatles and the Stones! now that’s MUSIC!
My dad’s opinion on the state of music in the mid 80’s when I was listening to Bon Jovi and Guns ‘n Roses…and I heard his voice in my head last night while watching the MTV VMA’s for 2015…well dad all I can say is this…if you were still around you would be horrified at the state of music in 2015… Read the rest of this entry →