1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die…Or Not: 1972 – 1974

In hindsight, it seems that I’ve been a little too generous with certain artists, letting some slide with multiple albums … More

1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die…Or Not – The Introduction

Over the years I’ve grown exceedingly skeptical and often dismissive of almost any article, book, or list that promotes something … More

Back to School, Unfortunately Not Starring Rodney Dangerfield: O Mercutio

There was not a single thunderbolt of realization. There was no sea change. Epiphanies were for students. James Joyce, please. … More