WEEKEND UPDATE

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Yep, Friday night watching baseball on the couch in a +26 Celcius home.  Before watching the game, we we’re out running some errands, I was trying to avoid being here.  I can’t stand the heat.  In the winter we aren’t allowed to turn on the air.  Our windows all face south though.  Even with the blinds closed +25 Celcius is quite common.  I wait for the summer to blast the air & keep the house at +22, even though it’s too hot to have bare feet on our balcony.  We don’t have a furnace, it’s water heat, a boiler & forced air for the A/C.  The cooler is on the roof & the blower is in our laundry room.

I think the A/C has a mind of it’s own?  It’s Saturday morning, tried turning the A/C on & it works!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  Must be the weather.  I’ve heard a fair bit of thunder the last few days & my parents have lost power from time to time, I don’t know what the deal is?

To finish off Saturday, Kim ran a 5km run with a couple of friends.  I stayed home with Brewster, bad anxiety problems, & the run was very early in the morning.  Kim picked us up, we dropped Brewster off at my parents & met our friends for lunch, grabbed some beer at Willow Park, fancy beer, strawberry beer one bottle is enough since it’s so sweet.  We came home & we were exhausted, had a snooze.  Me on the couch & Kim on the love seat.  Woke up, had supper, & watched some “Modern Family”.

Sundays are our get ready for the week.  Kim will get some groceries, I’ll cook some fish for my lunches, make a pitcher of juice of blended fruit & vegetables, & Kim likely has some laundry to get to.

 

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I think Trump is constantly pushing everyone he can, just so he can make the rules to push everyone away.  After I posted the Friday blog, I watched CNN for a bit.  He’s pulled the USA out of Paris’ climate deal.

Many of you probably didn’t see the press briefing Friday morning.  The press asked 3 different times if Trump believed in climate change.  After 3 separate individuals asked & all received the same political answer it was as clear as mud.  Whoever that was, it’s a simple yes or no question.  I would ask “Does the President believe in climate change?  Please reply with a yes or no answer.”  If he just responds with the same political garbage answer, I’d let it rest.

How did Trump see the photo Kathy Griffin posted of his severed head?  Doesn’t Trump call CNN “fake news”?  Did Kathy Griffin act alone?  Who took the picture?  Was it on social media or on TV?  How did everyone see it?

I’m guessing former FBI leader Comey is a moving target until he takes the stand during the trial on Thursday.  I’d hate to be in his shoes right now, constantly looking over his shoulder.

 

Still want to slam the DC Comic movies?

 

It’s been a looooong time hosers, welcome back!

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/rick-moranis-dave-thomas-mckenzie-brothers-to-reunite-w485704

 

He’s a smart guy usually, but how dumb do you have to be to say this EVER!

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/bill-maher-condemned-after-using-racial-slur-on-real-time-w485706

 

I can’t wait for this movie!!!!!!!

 

New video from “In Flames”

 

New “A Perfect Circle” song ‘Feathers’

 

The story of Radiohead’s “OK Computer”.  Foo Fighters were on tour with them as Radiohead wrote this classic album.  Foo Fighters’ drummer, Taylor Hawkins, said in an interview that he’d watch their 2 hour sound check as they would argue & write this album.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/videos/radiohead-watch-the-story-of-ok-computer-w485216

 

No, it’s just metal.  Sub-genres are just a lot of ballyhoo & non-sense to me, thrash, death, melodic death, power, grind core, progressive, etc.  It’s metal you like some of it or not.  Have you ever heard anyone say “Progressive Soft Rock?”

http://loudwire.com/10-weirdest-metal-subgenres/

 

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WEEKEND UPDATE/HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Friday evening, I watched the baseball game while slightly intoxicated.  It felt like an 18 day work week to me.  I needed to cut loose somewhat.  I don’t even work at a real job, I was just exercising as normal.

Best part of the weekend thus far is as of Saturday after the Jays game they have won 4 games straight & have won 7 of their last 10 games with 7/25 of their everyday roster being on the disabled list.  2 of them are expected back this week.  At the moment they have $85 million not playing due to injury.

As for mother’s day, BBQ burgers are what mom’s craving.  Unfortunately Kim’s mom lives a few hours away.  Happy mother’s day to my mother-in-law.  Sorry I won’t be on here much this weekend as usual.  Especially this weekend, very busy!

 

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Kim & I will be binge watching “13 Reasons Why” on Netflix.  If you haven’t started watching it, what’s wrong with you?  Hahahahahahaha!

We’ve already watched the first season of “Riverdale” on Netflix.  It’s an original Netflix show, but it airs on the CW channel before that episode is on Netflix?  It’s the characters of the Archie Comics in a murder mystery show.

I’ve listened to the new Paramore album “After Laughter”.  It has a distinct 1980s pop sound throughout the album, in a good way.  It’s a light summertime album.  I really like it!  Each song is different.  They don’t get any praise from me the first listen, but by the time I’ve heard them 3 times I’m hooked!  Reminds me off the “Fine Young Cannibals” album “The Raw & The Cooked”!  I love that album also.

 

Tool, I think we’ll have to wait the entire 10,000 days from the release of “10,000 Days” in 2006.  The good news, we’ve been waiting 10 years already only 17.3 years to go!!!!!!!!!!

 

25 years ago.  Pearl Jam’s MTV unplugged

 

I don’t waste my time & energy hating a band.  I just choose not to listen to certain bands such as AC/DC, Nickelback, Theory of a Deadman, Metallica, KISS, Guns n’ Roses, etc.  If you like them, it’s all good with me.  I like Motorhead & they’re band where each song sounds similar, I just prefer their sound.  I only have 4 of their albums & 2 of them are greatest hits albums.  I don’t need anymore, they’re all very similar

 

 

As for the Rush comment on the previous post.  I like Rush, just has to be post 1985 for me.

 

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“I feel good about the good things, & bad about the bad things”-Dave Grohl

“Learn from your mistakes & don’t repeat them”-Chris

Stay safe out there, Chris    “Be kind to one another”-Ellen Degeneres

WEEKEND UPDATE/HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY!!!!

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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

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Yes, we went out for a fancy supper Thursday night for our 10th anniversary with my parents, grandparents, & Mitch & Rachel. Thanks to my parents & grandparents for supper at The Cottage restaurant! Bottle of wine for the table, escargot for my appetizer, prawns & scallops for my meal. Kim can’t stand the smell of fish/seafood so I rarely get to eat that stuff! I DO LOVE KIMMY!

I wanted to go to this Saturday night put on by the RSO we had other/better plans by the time I heard about it. The song is over an hour long. You know it, it’s in most epic movie trailers. I sang this with my high school choir in Newfoundland in the summer after grade 11. Pretty cool experience that I’ll never forget! Multiple choirs from all around the world! Just listen to it for a bit & I’m sure you’ll recognize it. You’ll be all “HEY, IT’S THAT SONG FROM THAT MOVIE TRAILER!!”

21 years ago this past Wednesday, Pearl Jam filed a complaint about concert tickets being over priced through Ticketmaster
http://diffuser.fm/pearl-jam-file-ticketmaster-complaint-anniversary/?fblw

Tremonti interview

Zac Brown Band is rocking the rock charts!
http://loudwire.com/zac-brown-band-top-billboard-200-album-chart-lead-mainstream-rock-songs/

Oh, man a FANTASTIC album!!! Some country, jazzy/crooner, bass drum thumping pop & rock tunes. Incredibly diverse album, now I understand the title “Jekyll & Hyde”. Yes that’s Chris Cornell of “Soungarden” on this track. Didn’t see this one coming? AWESOME!!!
https://itunes.apple.com/ca/album/jekyll-+-hyde/id974196236

Rock It Out Blog from Friday

He’s always been outspoken. Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds album is really good to me!

Hopefully this will be a good album

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Classic Rock’s tracks of the week
http://classicrock.teamrock.com/features/2015-05-08/classic-rock-s-track-of-the-week

“Best Coast” they’ve been on a few talk shows this week. Not really something I’d listen to repeatedly but here you go

4th full length album according to iTunes
https://itunes.apple.com/ca/album/california-nights/id967039995

U2’s Bono on a bicycle!

Sofia Vergara playing “Catch Phrase” on Jimmy Fallon

Motley Crue is proud of their legacy
http://classicrock.teamrock.com/news/2015-05-09/motley-crue-proud-of-band-s-legacy

Loud Wire’s top 50 hard rock/metal guitarists
http://loudwire.com/top-hard-rock-metal-guitarists-of-all-time/?fb006#photogallery-1=51

Slash “…..never say never to a Guns n’ Roses…..” original line up reunion
http://loudwire.com/slash-never-say-never-guns-n-roses-reunion/

Third Ion interview
https://wonderboxmetal.wordpress.com/2015/05/09/interview-with-third-ion/

Look at all of those drums that Chris Adler uses for Lamb of God! Oh, & he plays right handed despite being left handed. WARNING METAL & LANGUAGE!!!!!!

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Loud Wire Music Festival Lineup
http://loudwiremusicfestival.com/2015-loudwire-music-festival-lineup/

Do you share a birthday with a rock star?
http://loudwire.com/rock-star-birthdays/#photogallery-1=91

Director talks about “Montage of Heck” (Kurt Cobain bio pic)
http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/brett-morgen-talks-montage-of-heck-soundtrack-20150509#ixzz3ZjgPeze2

So the world has heard the new Tremonti album, but I haven’t. I’m waiting??!!
http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/unanimous-praise-for-tremontis-cauterize-album/

Songs I like. “Finger Eleven”

Then they gained success & completely changed their sound!

^^These last 2 songs are on their last 2 albums that I own on CD, but rarely if ever listen too!

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Bye,

“Butthead” aka Chris