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It’s a music blog so whoever likes it can subscribe!

I’m going to leave this first paragraph until I have 100 subscribers

PLEASE HELP ME?

PLEASE share this link & pass it around to those that might enjoy it. Subscribe from a desktop or laptop computer with your email where it says “follow”. Then you will receive a confirmation email that I don’t know what it says. Follow the instructions. After that you’ll receive each post in your email inbox on any device. Let’s get some more people on board? http://www.amillionmilesawayblog.com Don’t feel as though you need to click on every link. I’ll do this so nobody else has to. I’m on facebook & email only. I’ve found people on face book that I’ve lost track of over the years, everybody has an email address for social media sites, might as well us it for this blog. I have no intention of putting this on twitter, instagram, facebook, etc. it’s an old fashion website. Up there are instructions on how to subscribe. I’m at 45 subscribers so all 45 of you please help me out? DO I HEAR 50, 50, 50? Don’t worry, I won’t use the email addresses unless told to.
Even though you subscribe to the blog I always recommend coming to the site to read it in case someone comments on a topic. Comments are always welcomed. If you’re using “Google Chrome” as a web browser on a PC the http://www.youtube.com links will be open to show you the title, artist & a still photo of the video. Mac computers I know nothing about.

Give the site a minute or 2 to load all of the links & everything should be fine.

Hard rock fans, buy this “Red Dragon” album by Room 333, which is compared to “La Gargola” by Chevelle! https://itunes.apple.com/ca/album/red-dragon/id917967693

Black Sabbath reunion? Drummer Bill Ward has a demand.
http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/black-sabbath-reunion-bill-ward-demands-ozzy-osbourne-apology-20150415

I still can’t enjoy listening to ‘Mastodon’. I do like ‘Clutch’ though

I don’t mind the most recent album by Mastodon though, it’s decent.

RIOB from Wednesday night

Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame class of 2015
http://www.rollingstone.com/music/lists/rock-and-roll-hall-of-fame-class-of-2015-10-outstanding-performances-20150319

Big Wreck shared this on Facebook.

‘Theory of a Deadman’ go acoustic for EP
http://classicrock.teamrock.com/news/2015-04-15/theory-of-a-deadman-unplug-for-ep

‘Guitar Hero’ trailer

YIPEE! I don’t have the physical space for a vinyl collection & I’m not about to purchase Neil Young’s “Pono” device for vinyl. It’s an iPod for vinyl that you rent & rip onto his software. When my iPod classic dies, I’m done. I’ll listen to iTunes on my home stereo.
http://classicrock.teamrock.com/news/2015-04-15/vinyl-sales-continue-to-rise

Dave Grohl will always be a “Diehard fan” of Metallica. To each their own.
http://loudwire.com/dave-grohl-diehard-metallica-fan/

My brother, the banker
http://globalnews.ca/news/1938310/canadas-big-banks-rolling-out-higher-fees-on-account-holders/

‘No Days” with Jeffrey Hastings on guitar!

19 years ago ‘Rage Against the Machine’ released the album “Evil Empire”
http://loudwire.com/rage-against-the-machine-evil-empire-anniversary/

If you’re a fan of ‘Halestorm’ you may enjoy ‘The Pretty Reckless’

I don’t like pre 1985 ‘Rush’ but this funny. A puppet playing “Tom Sawyer” on tin cans. Just turn off the audio if you don’t like it.
http://classicrock.teamrock.com/news/2015-04-16/rush-puppet-plays-peart

I’m not big on rap music but here’s one of the top 100 most influential people decided by Time magazine, which I can oddly enough understand the decision.
http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/04/time-magazine-declares-kanye-west-one-of-the-100-most-important-people/

If I start to listen to rap music I’d likely get his greatest hits if he releases a greatest hits album.

40 acts that should be in the ‘Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’. Some of them I don’t like but I agree they should be inducted
http://loudwire.com/acts-who-deserve-to-be-in-rock-and-roll-hall-of-fame/

Yup, no Canadian dates for Tremonti.
http://marktremonti.com/tour/the-tour

Green Day from punk to platinum or as I say from awesome to ‘American Idiot’ WARNING!!

They lost me at ‘Deftones’ & ‘Incubus’ then “…totally redeem themselves…” with ‘Death from Above 1979!

The new ‘Incubus’ release might be OK? I haven’t checked it out. It’s a five song EP to be released in May. I don’t think I need it. It sounds good but I’d likely not listen to it much.
https://itunes.apple.com/ca/album/trust-fall-side-a-ep/id963223745

Here you go ‘KISS’ fans! Dress like ‘KISS’
http://classicrock.teamrock.com/news/2015-04-16/kiss-launch-new-range-of-replica-outfits

‘Undateable’ is one of my top new TV shows HILARIOUS!!
http://www.nbc.com/undateable/blog/the-bar-tab/seven-reasons-why-we-love-candace

New ‘Star Wars’ movie has a release date!!!
http://www.rollingstone.com/movies/news/star-wars-episode-viii-gets-a-release-date-20150312

New ‘Star Wars’ trailer! I just got goose bumps
http://screencrush.com/star-wars-episode-7-trailer-new/?fblw

I’m pretty sure Rolling Stone magazine is excited about the new Star Wars movie. They just shared the same trailer again!

Don Henley’s solo plans
http://classicrock.teamrock.com/news/2015-04-16/don-henley-announces-solo-plans

Then this group covered it

I need to listen to Jimmy Eat World more often

I said I get stuck on an album. I really just get stuck on a band or solo artist. I listen to the latest album then go back to previous album(s)

I like ‘Slayer’ in small samples though. Here’s a new song
http://metalhammer.teamrock.com/news/2015-04-16/slayer-are-streaming-a-new-song

I read that the next Metallica album will be more progressive metal.

Lars Ulrich (Metallica drummer) joins ‘Royal Blood’ on stage last night
http://loudwire.com/metallica-lars-ulrich-joins-royal-blood-onstage/

Louis C.K. quits twitter. LANGUAGE IN THE LINKS INSIDE!!! Read the article though if you like.
http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/louis-c-k-on-why-he-quit-twitter-20150416

Paramore call customer who’s ordered from their web store

My question is, why do I have to be on twitter or Facebook to “vote” for someone in a “reality” show or anything else? Everybody has email, not everyone is on Facebook or twitter. This blog isn’t touching the 2 social media sites, why? Because everyone has an email address! Did that not clue in anyone when they joined one or both of those sites? I’ve found people from the past that I’ve lost track of over the years. I follow musicians/bands & music blogs. How do I do that? With my EMAIL!!! If I could leave facebook & still get the information from it, I would in a heart beat!

I’ll be offline tomorrow. Kim has an EDO tomorrow. I’m going to hang out with my wife tomorrow. Have a great weekend!

Songs I like. “Dixie Chicks”. How often do I listen to them? Almost never, Kim likes them & they don’t bother me at all. I like them, they’re my go to country group.

Always check out the Rock It Out Blog or http://www.youtube.com/rockitoutblog

Why did this turn into a music blog? Because “music is a BIG ^%$#@&*^* DEAL”-Dave Grohl

“Learn something from your mistakes and don’t do them again”

“I feel good about the good things and bad about the bad things”-David Eric Grohl


Bye,

“Butthead” aka Chris

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