WEEKEND UPDATE

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Friday night.  We rented “Bad Moms” from iTunes, I guess everyone but me has just turned 97 years old & doing anything after 9:00 pm is wrong so I hit the hay around 9:30-10:00 pm too.  Saturday was more of the same.  We watched “Before the Flood” for free.  It’s a documentary with Leonardo DiCaprio that talks about global warming.  He made a brief appearance on The Ellen Degeneres show to promote the film.  It’s free for I don’t know how long, you can currently watch it for free on iTunes & Facebook from what I know.  No plans for today so far though, Kim’s getting ready for the week & I’m just staying out of her way.

 

Why would you move to the country to eat canned peaches from downtown?  Wouldn’t you move closer to the factory downtown or a supermarket?

 

Another, 4th, In Flames song released from the upcoming album “Battles” to be released on Friday, November 11th.

 

A single from Big Wreck.  It’s on iTunes as a single, I’m guessing there will be a full album eventually?

 

A third Highly Suspect song from their album to be released on Friday, November 18thLANGUAGE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  Pretty much a guarantee from this group.

 

I Mother Earth was playing in Moncton, New Brunswick.  They likely played this song since it’s on the album that was released 20 years ago.  They’re playing every song on that album.

 

How David Bowie Realized Theatrical Dreams on ‘The Man Who Sold the World’

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/inside-david-bowies-dramatic-the-man-who-sold-the-world-w448507

 

This is for you Mastodon fans!

http://loudwire.com/mastodon-tease-new-song-brent-hinds-guitar-solo/

 

Wonder Woman trailer!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

This pre-dates my Rush listening.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/rush-ready-2112-reissue-with-rare-tracks-live-recordings-w448768

 

Mr. Anders Friden of In Flames on Instagram

https://www.instagram.com/p/BMbKZ3pluZ4/

New album on Friday!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

Temple of the Dog, members of Pearl Jam & Soundgarden, kick off tour.  I need to listen to this more often!

http://loudwire.com/temple-of-the-dog-tour-cover-black-sabbath-led-zeppelin-more-watch/

 

This article with singer, Taylor Momsen, of The Pretty Reckless sort of explains why I wrote lyrics without a literal meaning.  There was no “THIS IS WHAT IT’S ABOUT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!”  Don’t most people hear a song & figure out how it applies to them personally?  That’s why I listen to so much music.  Sometimes I want to think about it & other times I just want to be entertained.

http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/music/taylor-momsen-of-the-pretty-reckless-believes-its-unfair-to-the-listener-to-explain-songs-8759094

 

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

 

Obama acts as school teacher to USA citizens who forgot about the right to free speech for EVERYONE!

 

Rockers throwing fans off stage LANGUAGE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  Because they can’t do it without language like Obama!

http://loudwire.com/11-rockers-kicking-fans-off-the-stage/

Now out of the venue.

BECAUSE IT ONLY WORKS WITH 47 (F-BOMBS)

I’m not offended by swearing privately, goofing around with friends & such, but there comes a breaking point.  Publically, that’s your choice.  I paid however much to see a show & now the people on stage are calling the paying audience mother&*%$#@^?

 

Tony Iommi’s top 10 riffs

http://loudwire.com/10-best-tony-iommi-riffs/

 

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

 

Temple of the Dog cover Mad Season

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/see-temple-of-the-dog-cover-mad-seasons-river-of-deceit-w448809

 

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

“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

 

FACEBOOK vs. EMAIL vs. TWITTER vs. INSTAGRAM vs. etc.

I fell asleep to “Rob Zombie” the new album “The Electric Warlock Acid Witch Satanic Orgy Celebration Dispenser”

I exercised to “Tremonti” all 3 albums on shuffle

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I have more time than most people, still not enough time to follow 322 people. I “talk” to people on email. Facebook is just for info on this blog & “advertising” this blog for subscribers. Both social media & email have their place & both can be used at the same time. There’s a reason this is on facebook & a website for email subscription. Not everyone is on facebook but you need an email to be on facebook. 99.9% of people have an email account, but many don’t have/use a facebook account.

LANGUAGE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Top Marvel movies

Billy Corgan started his craft almost 30 years ago & had to wait for the grunge explosion before anyone would listen.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/billy-corgan-on-darcy-wretzky-encouraged-to-hear-that-she-is-playing-music-20160502#ixzz47YFZgpTW

A movie that I’ve never heard about “Bad Moms” LANGUAGE!!!!!! IN THE TRAILER!!!

http://www.rollingstone.com/movies/news/mila-kunis-kristen-bell-get-drunk-talk-sex-in-bad-moms-trailer-20160502#ixzz47Xow5L68

Gojira announce North American tour.

http://loudwire.com/gojira-2016-north-american-tour-tesseract/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sDIkDOtAuoo

A one day festival is perfect for me………………other than Chevelle I don’t think I need to see any of the other acts though?

http://loudwire.com/avenged-sevenfold-deftones-chevelle-inaugural-texas-mutiny-festival/

While we were having lunch with my parents, my ears perked up “Kimmy listen…..it’s Jack Johnson!”

Wasn’t our wedding song but it was Jack Johnson. This is what was played, followed by our wedding song.

This was our first dance!

New Walk off the Earth video!!

In Flames from 1998. I graduated high school that year & had never even heard their name before.

Article with Mark Tremonti

http://www.musicradar.com/news/guitars/mark-tremonti-the-14-records-that-changed-my-life-637562

Lamb of God tour starts today in New Orleans.

Now a possible Smashing Pumpkins reunion?

http://loudwire.com/billy-corgan-birthday-note-former-smashing-pumpkins-bassist-darcy-wretzky/

Ghostbusters reboot explained by Melissa McCarthy

http://www.rollingstone.com/movies/news/melissa-mccarthy-explains-very-confusing-ghostbusters-trailer-20160503

I’m quite excited to hear the rest of the new Kongos album out June 10th “Egomaniac”

New Radiohead video for their song “Burn the Witch”. I only listen to the first 3 Radiohead albums, anything after that just sounds like random noise. This is better than normal for them. I prefer the following song “Burn the Witch” by Queens of the Stone Age!

Today’s lunch time music was Ben Harper’s new album with The Innocent Criminals “Call it What it is”

“Dear Daughter” by Halestorm stripped down to singer & piano

How The Roots became Jimmy Fallon’s house band

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/questlove-explains-how-fallon-convinced-the-roots-to-be-his-house-band-20160503

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Bye,

Chris “Be kind to one another”-Ellen Degeneres