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I fell asleep to “Judah & the Lion” S/T album

I forgot to get the remote before I got on the floor.  Stretched & exercised in silence.  Big Wreck will be playing constantly for the rest of the day here.

Don’t feel as though you need to open every link.

Time to get back to some exercise.  My nerve doesn’t really cause me any pain any more.   It’s really only annoying & uncomfortable.  I did some exercising today, drastically lowered the sets though, & no squats until this thing is gone completely.  More stretching, with a dash of exercise.  Stretching & sitting around is REALLY boring!

 

The Watchmen, originally out of Winnipeg, will be releasing a live vinyl record.  No date or price announced yet though.

 

Heaviest albums of the 1970s not by “Black Sabbath”

http://loudwire.com/10-heaviest-albums-of-the-1970s-not-recorded-by-black-sabbath/

 

Judas Priest albums ranked

http://loudwire.com/judas-priest-albums-ranked/

 

Muse & 30 Seconds to Mars are hitting the road together.  Only Canadian date is in Toronto.

http://muse.mu/news,2017-north-american-tour_2763.htm

 

Nope, I didn’t watch the Super Bowl.  I’ve never been able to watch more than a quarter of an NFL game.  I’ve heard about the game though & that’s all I need.

 

“Highly Suspect” will be the musical guest on Stephen Colbert tonight.  Monday, February 6, 2017!  LANGUAGE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

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THIS IS A VERY STUPID LAW CAROLINA HAS ADOPTED!

I fell asleep to “Big Wreck” the album “Albatross”

I exercised to…..Nothing at all. I did my crunches yesterday & I just need a break from exercising. I’ve had tunnel vision on exercising. I need to stop & smell the roses! I hope they don’t “…smell like poo, poo, poo….”

Wrong week to take off from exercising! The 2 late night talk shows I record, Jimmy Fallon & Conan are both off this week. I’ll grab my kindle & guitar this week? I can’t watch Ellen Degeneres during the day. I watch that with Kim as soon as she gets home!  I’ll be here as usual & keeping up with the blog & emails, etc.  My body could use a break though!

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I really try to avoid politics in general. The recent law imposed by Carolina is flat out stupid & I’ll never ever understand the need for it. No it doesn’t affect me personally in any way, but it’s flat out LEGAL discrimination. A few years ago I wanted to see a particular show. It was a big name act, I can’t remember who?

I had the presale password & a gift card for the ticket company. Because I’m in a wheelchair, they told my mother over the phone that presale tickets are not allowed for wheelchair seating. They changed their tune & immediately got the manager on the phone when they heard the word “discrimination”!

Monday’s movie review courtesy consequence of sound – The Jungle Book

Pearl Jam canceled a show in North Carolina because of the new law of HB2. I’m sure many people would agree with this decision!

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/pearl-jam-cancel-raleigh-concert-to-oppose-bathroom-bill-20160418#ixzz46DoLiREu

April 29th!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Next Friday or 12:00 am Eastern time Thursday night on iTunes!!!!

The Mother on ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’ Doris Roberts, died Monday at the age of 90.

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/doris-roberts-everybody-loves-raymond-actress-dead-at-90-20160418#ixzz46EDd877d

Anything Gwen Stefanie has done outside of “No Doubt” is not really up my alley. Here’s her 27 date tour though.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/gwen-stefani-plots-this-is-what-the-truth-feels-like-summer-tour-20160418

What album are you waiting for this year? I didn’t know ‘Lacuna Coil’ was even releasing an album this year, that’s pleasant surprise! I’m waiting for that, Third Ion, Into Eternity, Tremonti, maybe Tool & maybe Alter Bridge? Possibly more that I’m forgetting, like I heard mention that Pearl Jam might release a new album?

I never understood the attraction to The Deftones? I do know a handful of friends that enjoy them, even my brother put them on as we drove to Winnipeg. They don’t make me cringe or anything, I’d just never purchase an album of theirs. I don’t do reviews, nor do I listen to Deftones. Here’s a review by Mr. Anthony Fantano.

http://loudwire.com/deftones-no-2-billboard-200-album-chart-gore/

Review on ‘Dust’ album by Tremonti

http://rockrevoltmagazine.com/albu/

I agree! Alter Bridge needs to take advantage of the GNR reunion. Lot’s of free time for singer Myles Kennedy since Slash is busy for a while!

https://www.ultimate-guitar.com/news/general_music_news/tremonti_looking_to_take_advantage_of_gnr_reunion_and_put_alter_bridge_in_high_gear.html?no_takeover

I guess today is the 22nd anniversary of “Live” the album “Throwing Copper”. I still like this album!

“Happy 22nd Anniversary Throwing Copper!

List your favorite songs and tag your friends”

Paul McCartney’s first performance of this song in over 50 years

The Agonist shared it. I love this band!

Judas Priest news from the studio.

http://loudwire.com/judas-priest-back-in-studio/

Singer, Brian Johnson, releases statement concerning the AC/DC departure

http://loudwire.com/brian-johnson-statement-acdc-departure/

New record deal in the works for “Alter Bridge”?

http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/alter-bridge-is-about-to-sign-new-record-deal-says-mark-tremonti/#MfbgYazhd89cpZGl.01

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OUR LAST DAY OFF/SORRY ABOUT YESTERDAYS BLOG!???!???

 

I fell asleep to “Judas Priest” the album “British Steel”

Last day of holidays, I really don’t feel like doing any exercise. Who knows, never say never.

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Friday night & Saturday afternoon are the last 2 spring training games for the Toronto Blue Jays in Montreal. Sunday, April 3rd they play Tampa Bay in Tampa as their first regular season game!!! I’ll see Kim again in the fall once the season’s wrapped up! Well I guess until all of the seasons finish I’ll be watching “Blue Jays in :30” the games highlights in 30 minutes. I hate watching those, but it’s better than nothing.

Kanye West is at it again.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/hear-kanye-wests-spiritual-ultralight-prayer-20160327#ixzz448fDbwAM

Dave Mustaine interview with FOX media

The Batman vs. Superman soundtrack is available digitally on Apple Music or CD & Vinyl on www.amazon.com & www.amazon.ca

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver on Donald Drumpf LANGUAGE IS CENSORED!!!

AC/DC & Guns n’ Roses fans might pee a bit if this happens

http://loudwire.com/axl-rose-spotted-same-studio-acdc-members/

Deftones announce 2016 tour

http://loudwire.com/deftones-2016-u-s-tour-dates-refused/

Ian Fletcher Thornley performing the song “Secrets” live.

Kongos are done their new/3rd album!!!!

We’re very excited to announce that our new album, Egomaniac, comes out June 10th! The first single, Take It From Me, will be available on all digital platforms on April 15th. Pre-orders for Egomaniac also start on April 15th.

All of this slamming Ben Affleck, yet Batman vs. Superman is the number 1 movie in the world? Ben Affleck says thank you for your money, walks away & drops the mic!

LANGUAGE!!!!!!!! Notice that he’s not an official movie reviewer, but a fan?

Now a word from another random fan on facebook about the movie.

Screw the critics ..Fans loved it”

Any review on anything should be taken with a grain of salt. Make up your own mind about it. Do you want to follow the crowd, or march to the beat of your own drum? That’s exactly why the majority of this blog is me saying “Hey, I like this, maybe check it out if you like?”

This may be a good way to look at things. I don’t like sub genres. Metal is metal, rock is rock, pop is pop, country is country, EDM is EDM, etc. It’s either good or bad, whatever type of music it is. “You like Lamb of God? You must like everything metal”. Nope, but nice try!

http://www.antimusic.com/news/16/March/28Halestorms_Hale_Says_Metal_And_Rock_Can_No_Longer_Be_Pigeonholed.shtml

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BASEBALL, THEN YOUR POP CULTURE & MUSIC NEWS

I tried to fall asleep to “Muse” the album “Drones” then settled on “Anthrax” the album “For All Kings”

I exercised to “Chromeo” the album “White Women”

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It’s almost time for the regular season & I’m more than ready for it!!! It’s like a really long Christmas for me!!!

The Blue Jays are handling the contracts of Jose Bautista & Edwin Encarnacion the right way I think (79 home runs last year between the 2). See where they are in the standings at the trade deadline or a week before (July 31st ), pick one if the team is doing well, try to sign a reasonable contract, trade the other. Or let them both test the free agent market & see what they’re worth. Not sure if that’s the plan but I know they haven’t been offered a contract.

Now that’s “electric”!!!!

I’m done, here’s your pop culture news!

I’m worried that Donald Trump even has a sniff at being elected as the next President.

Does this mean Canada & South America will be gated communities? AWESOME!!!!!

Fair enough. I like superhero movies there’s 4 I plan on purchasing on blu-ray this year already! Star Wars, Batman vs. Superman, Deadpool, Captain America:The Civil War, & who knows what else. I have some room on my shelf of movies & TV series. Star Wars is out on April 5th!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

40 years ago “Judas Priest” released their 2nd album ‘Sad Wings of Destiny’

http://loudwire.com/judas-priest-sad-wings-of-destiny-album-anniversary/

Chevelle has recorded another full song for their upcoming album. Photo & statement on Facebook!

This song has hit platinum on some music chart? I really like “Walk off the Earth”

New band recommended by Queens of the Stone Age……………introducing Sweethead!

This should be the actual letter I saw yesterday by Dave Grohl.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/dave-grohl-pens-letter-backing-noise-restricted-teenage-metal-band-20160323

http://loudwire.com/dave-grohl-support-teen-metal-band-battle-noise-ban/

2 years & Frances Bean Cobain is filling for divorce.

http://loudwire.com/frances-bean-cobain-files-divorce-seeks-to-protect-kurt-cobain-estate-fortune/

I don’t want to report on this again, she deserves her privacy, which I assume is difficult for her.

Tom Hanks with Stephen Colbert as they ask the big questions

Linkin Park update from the studio. I got to the Linkin Park party far beyond casually late. “The Hunting Party” released in 2014 was the first Linkin Park album I bought. I borrowed the other CDs from a friend.

http://linkinpark.com/news/271323

Ice-T on Jimmy Fallon

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/watch-ice-t-lend-voice-to-peanuts-spongebob-on-fallon-20160324

U2’s The Edge gets his geek on about his custom guitar

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/see-u2s-the-edge-geek-out-about-new-custom-guitar-20160324

I don’t know who Nate Diaz is & I don’t listen to Justin Bieber.

http://www.rollingstone.com/sports/news/nate-diaz-settles-his-beef-with-justin-bieber-20160324

Wrong + Wrong does not = Right

http://loudwire.com/rep-nothing-official-axl-rose-rumors-acdc/

Bono of U2 is a great leader because of his charity work.

http://fortune.com/bono-u2-one/?xid=soc_socialflow_facebook_FORTUNE

Catch you on either Sunday or Monday, likely Sunday, I’m a blabbermouth!

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Chris “Be kind to one another”-Ellen Degeneres

ALREADY TICKETS TO 4 CONCERTS THIS YEAR!!!!

I fell asleep to “Lacuna Coil” the album “Broken Crown Halo”

I exercised to “Baroness” the double album “Yellow & Green”

“The Odds” were great way back when. I’ve got their first 4 CDs. I’m good though with that & yes I still listen to them every now & then. I saw them live when I was in high school. I don’t think I need to see them again.

http://jadedandelated.com/craig-northey-odds-nest-turns-20/

Masterpiece review of David Bowie by Consequence of Sound

I don’t know much about the NFL, I’d have to go with Joe Montana on this one as the greatest quarterback, at least in my lifetime so far.

http://www.rollingstone.com/sports/features/is-peyton-manning-the-greatest-quarterback-of-all-time-20160209

I know where I won’t be, since I don’t have a current passport & I’m not a fan of “Rammstein “ in the least, never have been. If you like them & want to go to Chicago, cool with me!

http://loudwire.com/rammstein-chicago-open-air/

Why do the members of “Slipknot” wear masks? LANGUAGE!!!!!

Yes, my passport is expired, I’ll likely never have a license, I exercise 5 days a week for at least an hour & I’m 36 years old now & have to really watch what I eat. That’s fine with me, but I do worry about Kim she needs a break…………………….from everything!!!!!!

Seattle, “Pentatonix” are coming

Rob Halford of “Judas Priest” plays rapid fire

http://loudwire.com/amon-amarth-johan-hegg-rob-halfords-rapid-fire/

“Politicians” I don’t follow them. SURPRISE!!! Now the people that voted for the Federal election are complaining. You voted, I didn’t. Good for you!!!!! Less stress for me!

http://www.ndpcaucus.sk.ca/broten_blasts_wall_s_plan_to_hide_gth_investigation_until_post_election

“Opeth” helping out!!!

https://tourpedo.nextlot.com/public#/sales/74574/lots

Donald Trump takes New Hampshire

http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/watch-trumps-very-wtf-new-hampshire-victory-speech-20160210

Hopefully good news for the Toronto Blue Jays although he won’t be expected to play until May. When he was injured & wasn’t coming back last year, he was leading all of the rookies in almost all categories. I want to know what’s going to happen with Ryan Goins? His defense is far to good to sit on the bench as a utility infielder.

http://www.sportsnet.ca/baseball/mlb/devon-travis-hopes-to-hit-lead-off-for-blue-jays-in-2016/

Devon Travis highlight reel

You don’t give the audience a Nazi salute then shout “White Power”, never, don’t ever do that!

http://loudwire.com/slipknot-corey-taylor-philip-anselmo-controversy-racism/

Here you go Gwen Stefani fans. I’ll take “Bush” & “No Doubt” no solo stuff from Gwen though.

http://www.nme.com/news/gwen-stefani/91380?utm_campaign=nme-daily-10th-feb-10-02-2016&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

Metal cameos on TV. Mine is below.

http://www.revolvermag.com/news/list-five-awesome-metal-cameos-on-tv-shows.html

This decision will make it worse.

http://www.newzimbabwe.com/news-27634-GMO+ban+stays+despite+hunger,+says+Made/news.aspx

Oh, Mayim Bialick

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Chris “Be kind to one another”-Ellen Degeneres

YAY IT’S FRIDAY!!!

I get anxious for the weekend as well. I get to spend more time with Kim, I always look forward to hanging out with her! Especially since she’s been working a bit of overtime the last couple of weeks. It’s dark when she leaves & dark when she comes home. I miss her being around. Brewster’s fun n’ all, but there isn’t a lot of back & forth in our conversations. It usually ends up with one of us rolling over for a belly rub………………….& it’s not always Brewster.

Today’s workout was brought to you by the new “Coheed & Cambria” album “The Color Before The Sun”

“……I want them both now…….”

Oh, Bieber….that’s a perfect world, I doubt that will happen anytime soon?

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/justin-bieber-i-want-people-to-be-more-kind-to-young-celebrities-20151105

I Mother Earth just tours & releases a single once in a while.

I’d love a full album & tour, but this is better than nothing! There’s another single on the way!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

“Judas Priest” talk new album

http://loudwire.com/judas-priest-richie-faulkner-ian-hill-redeemer-of-souls-new-album-plans-more/

I was sure there was to be a full length album by ‘Stone Temple Pilots’ with Chester Bennington of ‘Linkin Park’ on lead vocals. Not just the 5 song EP they did? I guess I was wrong? It’s not on their website, Facebook page, or iTunes, my bad!

“3 Days Grace” didn’t really know they were still a band?

http://loudwire.com/three-days-grace-fallen-angel-lyric-video/

‘Pearl Jam’ illuminates stadium during cover of “Imagine”

http://diffuser.fm/watch-pearl-jam-fans-illuminate-stadium-during-a-cover-of-john-lennons-imagine/?fblw

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I thought “Coldplay” called it quits after the previous album? I must have misread something. I like their first two albums, then they lost me?

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/coldplay-announce-new-lp-a-head-full-of-dreams-20151106

“Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens” Japanese trailer reveals more footage

http://www.rollingstone.com/movies/news/watch-new-star-wars-the-force-awakens-footage-in-japanese-trailer-20151106

I have a hard time believing Scott Weiland, as much as Axl Rose. This I likely the only song I like by “Velvet Revolver”. 1980s rock/hair metal I just can’t get on board with? I have this on CD but it’s not on my computron. I listened to it a few times, learned to play & sing this tune. Then never listened to it again. All when it was first released in the summer of 2004 or so.

http://loudwire.com/scott-weiland-slash-ex-wife-stopped-velvet-revolver-reunion-thinks-gnr-will-reunite/

Bob Odenkirk & David Cross talk about “Mr. Show” on Jimmy Kimmel

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/watch-bob-odenkirk-david-cross-talk-mr-show-on-kimmel-20151106

“I Mother Earth” single release on iTunes! Friday, November 13th Titled “Blossom”

Top 10 cheesiest one hit wonders of the 2000s AH, a walk through nightmare lane! A bunch of “Oh, snap I vaguely remember that”. Along with a LOT of “What? Who?”.

Pentatonix sing fan tweets

WHAT???? PHIL COLLINS IS REALLY GOOD. If you don’t like him that’s fine. Really a petition signed to “stop him from returning to music”?

http://www.nme.com/news/phil-collins/89541?utm_campaign=nme-fri-6-nov-2015-06-11-2015&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

Noel Gallagher gets what he wants or else he just starts rambling off bands or artists he hates in the most public & demeaning way possible. So, no ‘Oasis’ will not be reforming any time soon.

http://www.nme.com/news/oasis/89536?utm_campaign=nme-fri-6-nov-2015-06-11-2015&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

Ian Fletcher Thornley doin’ his thing, being AWESOME!! His solo album is now out! Acoustic guitar, banjo & I think I heard some mandolin on there. Great album to chill out too!

https://instagram.com/p/9wSKCcTF5N/

I’ve been watching “Red State” by Kevin Smith. Freaky, bleak movie, you wouldn’t expect that Kevin Smith has anything to do with it. Basically it’s a religious cult that kills what they think are sinners aka homosexuals & they’re OK with that? But how dare the county authorities kill members of the Church? Great movie, very vulgar & violent. Kim has it on her vito list so I can’t watch it hen she’s home. Fair enough I vitoed some of her movies. “Red State” is rated R so beware! I think the trailer is OK? I can’t believe there are still people like this out there!

Paul Stanley (KISS) address’ gay rumour. Why does he have to address his private life?

http://loudwire.com/kiss-paul-stanley-addresses-gay-rumor-discusses-gene-simmons/

But Donald Trump on SNL will be HUUUUUUUUUUUUUUGE!

http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/donald-trump-doesnt-belong-on-the-snl-stage-20151106

Got this link from my brother about the I Mother Earth single. I’m going to wait for it on iTunes, here is their previous single.

http://imotherearth.ca/blossom/index.html

Songs I like, “Tears for Fears” 1 album 8 songs, 2 songs you’ll likely recognize instantly

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Chris

WEEKEND UPDATE

Iron Maiden add dates to their world tour, 4 of them in Canada.

http://loudwire.com/iron-maiden-add-canada-europe-south-american-dates-2016-world-tour/

Call me what you want. I’m so sick of being bombarded by political verbal diarrhea. I don’t need to hear slimy politicians tell me what their opponent can’t do, or who’s voting for who? It’s your right to vote & that’s fine, remember it’s also my right not to vote.

I guess drummer, Matt Cameron, wasn’t busy enough with Soundgarden reuniting while continuing to handle the drum duties “haha I said duties” for Pearl Jam?

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/hear-grunge-supergroup-ten-commandos-staring-down-the-dust-20151009

Top 10 thrash metal albums NOT released by the big 4. I’m not a huge metal head, & now I know why 8 or 9 of these bands aren’t to my liking.

http://loudwire.com/top-10-thrash-albums-not-released-by-the-big-4/

Hear Kurt Cobain cover The Beatles’ “And I Love Her”

http://www.nme.com/news/kurt-cobain/88904?utm_campaign=nme-october-9-09-10-2015&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

Former school mate of Dave Grohl’s sings Queen’s “Under Pressure” on stage with Foo Fighters

http://www.nbcnews.com/pop-culture/music/guy-who-beat-dave-grohl-high-school-contest-called-sing-n441491

20 years ago Friday “Green Day” released ‘Insomniac’

http://diffuser.fm/20-years-ago-green-day-retaliate-with-insomniac/

“Ten Commandos”

As a society. I think we now rely on technology more than we need to. What did people do before cell phones? My car just stopped on a grid road out to the cabin years ago, & it was late. I could have walked since I was close, but what would I have done if I was in the middle of nowhere? Sing “Queen”?

http://loudwire.com/iron-maiden-adrian-smith-lost-phone-ideas-underwear/

Any “Back to the Future” movie still holds up! “Great Scott!” “Heavy!”

http://www.rollingstone.com/movies/videos/flashback-marty-mcfly-visits-hill-valley-in-october-2015-20151009

As much as I like Ian Fletcher Thornley/Big Wreck you shouldn’t tamper with a classic….in other words “That is so 1997”

Alter Bridge live at Wembley!

www.loudwire.com Top videos of the week.

http://loudwire.com/battle-royale-huntress-stitched-up-heart-female-invasion-video-countdown/

James Corden & Stephen Colbert duet

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/watch-stephen-colbert-james-cordens-playful-me-my-shadow-duet-20151010#ixzz3oB74j9iW

Singer Rob Halford on writing the next “Judas Priest” album

http://loudwire.com/rob-halford-judas-priest-raring-to-go-new-album/

Singer of ‘Depeche Mode” says Metallica writes pop songs?

http://loudwire.com/depeche-mode-singer-says-metallica-write-pop-songs/

10 funniest metal animal videos

http://loudwire.com/funniest-heavy-metal-animal-videos/

I like “The Glorious Suns”. They shared it, here it is

John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight

New ‘Gorillaz’ album in the works? I wasn’t a fan of them the first time around.

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/10/work-on-a-new-gorillaz-album-has-officially-begun/

Elvis Costello’s life in 10 songs

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/lists/elvis-costello-my-life-in-10-songs-20151012

Shared on Tool’s facebook page

5 new Foo Fighters songs recorded?!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/10/foo-fighters-have-recorded-five-new-songs-including-one-with-ben-kweller/

Iron Maiden’s Bruce Dickinson talks about which vocalist he looks up to

http://loudwire.com/iron-maiden-bruce-dickinson-vocalists-he-looks-up-to/

More Last Week Tonight with John Oliver LANGUAGE!!

Rock It Out Blog & I agree. I don’t ever expect everyone reading this to like the music I like. I just say what I like. When people go out of their way to bash ANY music act, it just seems like a waste of time & energy. Just say “Ah, no thanks” & move on.

Phil Collins biography next year……………….AWESOME!!!!!!!

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/phil-collins-warts-and-all-autobiography-arriving-in-2016-20151012#ixzz3oNtnxzYE

Busy weekend here. Friday we attended a funeral of a distant family member. Saturday was my grandmother’s birthday party. I’ve been to a 2 year old’s birthday party & my grandmother’s birthday party, no I didn’t drink too much to cause any signs of a hangover either time but I’m tired after both! Sunday was Thanksgiving supper here with Kim’s family. I got to see a lot of people this weekend as well as eating WAY TOO MUCH!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Finished off the weekend with a Blue Jays win, & supper at my parents house, meatballs with rice & a salad on the side. My grandparents were there along with my aunt from Airdrie

Songs I like, “Silverchair” Not a huge fan but I own 4 albums, that I rarely listen to, & in university we did play one of their songs in our cover band.

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“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,

Chris

YOU MADE IT, THE WEEKEND’S HERE!!!

Today’s workout was brought to you by the letter “T”, as in Trivium on shuffle.

Kim & I are watching “Scandal” on Netflix. We Just finished season 3 Thursday night. Great show, one problem, writer/creator “Grey’s Anatomy” & “Private Practice” lady. She’s a hot writer at the moment but I swear she gets writers block every 10 minutes & “Ooo, now they have sex”. I like “Scandal”, but it is really getting old fast. That’s the exact reason I don’t watch “Grey’s Anatomy”. I liked “Private Practice” too, but I don’t miss it. All of these shows are getting old around every corner somebody’s having sex with someone, for no reason at all?

Thursday’s Rock It Out Blog. GREAT TOPIC!!!!

http://consequenceofsound.net/aux-out/death-becomes-them/

Gay marriage seems very similar to marijuana issues at the moment. They can do either legally or illegally? What would you want the police to be more concerned with? Pot smokers that want a bag of chips, same sex people living together? Or the guy down the street who will snap in a week & go on a shooting spree?

http://loudwire.com/judas-priest-rob-halford-kim-davis-debacle/

IT’S HERE!! THE SINGLE BY IAN FLETCHER THORNLEY!!!!! GET IT………………..NOW!!!

https://itunes.apple.com/ca/album/secrets-single/id1041070636

Blue Jays baseball Thursday night, they’re all but guaranteed a playoff spot if they go 5W-5L & the N.Y. Yankees go 8W-2L for the last 10 games of the regular season then the Jays are out & I highly doubt that will happen?

If this is true, when is this tasty nugget being released? All I see on iTunes are a bunch of “Slash” albums & EPs he’s sang on?

http://loudwire.com/myles-kennedy-solo-album/

Guitarist, Tom Morello of Rage Against The Machine & Audioslave

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/watch-tom-morello-backed-outernationals-visceral-new-video-20150925

Jimmy Fallon & Joseph Gordon Levitt cover Rhianna as “The Old Time Gals” Barbershop quintet

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/jimmy-fallon-joseph-gordon-levitt-cover-rihanna-as-barbershop-quintet-20150925

New Pentatonix video/song from their upcoming release on October 16th

Hollywood Vampire Rock in Rio with Lzzy Hale & Alice Cooper, performing “Whole Lotta Love” by Led Zeppelin. Joe Perry (Aerosmith), Jonny Depp both on guitar & Guns n’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan.

Really? The Pope plans to release a rock album, I think He may end up as the coolest Pope of my lifetime?

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/pope-francis-to-release-pop-rock-album-wake-up-20150925

Audio link inside of “Wake up! Go! Go! Forward!” Not this song, totally different

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/09/im-not-even-kidding-pope-francis-is-releasing-a-prog-rock-album-called-wake-up/

New band “Wakrat” with former Rage Against The Machine/Audioslave bassist Tim Commerfield.

http://loudwire.com/rage-against-the-machine-tim-commerford-new-band-wakrat/

LANGUAGE!!! Not sure what to make of this song?

Cool video of a little girl fishing!!

Today/Friday, September 25th Rock It Out Blog LANGUAGE!!!! When we were onstage, no matter what rock band I was a part of. Nobody swore on stage unless it was a cover song. We didn’t care who said what, it didn’t matter, freedom of speech, Mitch did once & just didn’t want to do that again.

John Lennon, Taylor Swift, Ryan Adams, Father John Misty, etc. ^^

Songs I like. “The Refreshments” They were never a big name act, I think they were in the 20s on the Much Music Video Count down for 2 weeks in the ’90s. Then they disappeared. I have one CD, I think “The Refreshments” on iTunes are a different group other than this album?

https://itunes.apple.com/ca/album/fizzy-fuzzy-big-buzzy/id45889

Yep, they did this theme song!!!!

I still listen to this album. I flip through my iPod & I see ‘The Refreshments’ & then I think to myself, “Hey, I haven’t listen to that in a while?”

Always check out the Rock It Out Blog on facebook or 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,

Chris

#TBT?

Judas Priest fall tour dates, even one here in Regina!

http://loudwire.com/judas-priest-fall-2015-north-american-tour/

22 years ago, July 27th, Smashing Pumpkins released “Siamese Dream”

http://diffuser.fm/smashing-pumpkins-siamese-dream-release-anniversary/?fblw

Dave Grohl “I cried like a @#$%^!*& baby watching Florence & The Machine cover Foo Fighters at Glastonbury.

http://www.nme.com/news/foo-fighters/87165?utm_campaign=nme-july-27-27-07-2015&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

I like Rob Zombie, just as much as I like White Zombie

http://loudwire.com/rob-zombie-great-american-nightmare-chicago-area-fall-2015/

Sevendust reveal new album details

http://loudwire.com/sevendust-new-album-kill-the-flaw-thank-you-single/

You just keep doing your thing Disturbed…………..

http://loudwire.com/disturbed-david-draiman-95-percent-of-songs-written-while-high/

New Order release new song 10 years later.

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/07/new-order-unveil-restless-their-first-new-song-in-10-years-listen/

Clutch have detailed their upcoming tour & track listing for their new album. No Canadian dates!

Jimmy Fallon & Tom Cruise lip sync battle

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/watch-tom-cruise-channel-meat-loaf-the-weeknd-in-lip-sync-battle-20150728

It would’ve been better if he’d done the “Risky Business” bit.

Metal fans unite. Mastodon touring with Judas Priest. The Mastodon to tour with Clutch & Corrosion of Conformity.

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/07/judas-priest-and-mastodon-team-up-for-us-tour/

Seems like Randy Blythe, Lamb of God, is speaking to a Gene Simmons wannabe?

http://loudwire.com/lamb-of-god-randy-blythe-metal-scene-alive-healthy/

Frank Zappa fans, here you go! I know nothing about him other than his name?

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/07/new-frank-zappa-documentary-in-the-works-directed-by-bill-teds-alex-winter/

Walk off the Earth shared it…

Seth Rogen in holiday movie.

http://www.rollingstone.com/movies/news/watch-seth-rogen-ruin-christmas-in-night-before-redband-trailer-20150728 LANGUAGE!!

John Oliver, don’t know why but it’s been shown again. LANGUAGE!!!

I hope this clears up the “Teenage Time Killers” deal with Dave Grohl playing mostly bass for the entire album?

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/dave-grohl-randy-blythe-explain-punk-supergroup-teenage-time-killers-20150728

Really? Death metal vocalists you can understand, I can think of 3 not 10?

http://loudwire.com/death-metal-vocalists-you-can-actually-understand/

None of my 3 made the list. Pretty much all of these groups I don’t listen to because of the voices. I do own 2 Children of Bodom albums, but I only listen to one about once a year.

Here’s the 3 I was thinking of…

Puscifer album & single/video. Maybe Tool is cash poor? 9 years since the release of “10,000 Days”?! “Maynard, go make some money with Puscifer or A Perfect Circle before we forget the songs in our heads”! Song inside the link.

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/07/puscifer-announces-new-album-money-shot-shares-video-for-grand-canyon-watch/

www.youtube.com sensation, Rob Scallon, plays 31 riffs in one minute.

http://loudwire.com/rob-scallon-31-songs-one-minute/

Songs I like. “Motorhead” I keep requesting it at weddings, but the DJ wont play “Ace of Spades”

Always check out the Rock It Out Blog on facebook or 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,

Chris

HAPPY HALESTORM DAY

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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

I got the Halestorm album last night after watching a disappointing Blue Jays game
https://itunes.apple.com/ca/album/into-the-wild-life-deluxe/id955207013

Halestorm album review! I was tired & only heard roughly 5 or 6 songs last night when I got it. For now I can tell you it’s a VERY diverse album. I think I fell asleep to a ballad played on piano?
http://classicrock.teamrock.com/features/2015-04-13/track-by-track-halestorm-into-the-wild-life

“Guitar Hero” is coming back with it’s first video game in 5 years. That game was my only reason for buying a PS2. I had the first 3 guitar hero games, a baseball game & God of War. Maybe a few others? That’s also the game that got me into ‘Lamb of God’. It also had an ‘In Flames’, ‘The Allman Brothers’, & “Free Bird” by Lynyrd Skynyrd. Great way to learn bad habits on a real guitar.
http://www.rollingstone.com/culture/news/guitar-hero-returns-with-first-new-game-in-five-years-20150414

3 part interview/article with a member of ‘The Agonist’
http://www.metal-discovery.com/Interviews/theagonist_interview_2015_pt1.htm

Genesis reunion from 1982 with Peter Gabriel.
http://www.rollingstone.com/music/videos/flashback-peter-gabriel-reunites-with-genesis-in-1982-20150407

This song that’s probably been covered by a few more bands

Jack White will perform spontaneously in five states with tickets going for $3.00
http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/04/jack-white-will-perform-spontaneous-acoustic-concerts-in-five-states-and-tickets-are-only-3-00/

‘Celebrity Death Match’ is coming back to MTV2. I think they made a video game for X-Box with the claymation figures.
http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/celebrity-deathmatch-to-return-on-mtv2-20150414

Hard rock bands that will change the game in 2015. I highly doubt there will be a change.
http://www.artistdirect.com/entertainment-news/article/artistdirect-com-picks-hard-rock-bands-that-will-change-the-game-in-2015/11661579-all

‘Shinedown’ album near completion
http://classicrock.teamrock.com/news/2015-04-14/shinedown-album-almost-complete

‘Barenaked Ladies’ in the studio. Album release set as June 2nd.

This year as far as music for me is really looking good! But Gene Simmons says “Rock is Dead” & he’s God of everything, so I hear?

I agree, get rid of the gimmick make up ‘KISS’! If people like your music they will go to a KISS concert make up or no make up!
http://classicrock.teamrock.com/news/2015-04-13/kulick-flying-flag-for-non-makeup-kiss

Celebrating ‘The Who’ concert announced. Thank you CSI!
http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/04/pete-townshend-and-eddie-vedder-announce-celebrating-the-who-concert/

16 years ago “Burn the Priest” now known as ‘Lamb of God’ released their first self titled album ‘Burn the Priest’. I’m not a fan of that album in the least. They got better with each release after that up to the album “Sacrament”
http://loudwire.com/lamb-of-god-burn-the-priest-debut-album-anniversary/

“I really, really, really, really, really, really, really, like….” this album
http://classicrock.teamrock.com/news/2015-04-13/temple-of-the-dog-tapes-in-legal-row

Aerosmith announce tour
http://loudwire.com/aerosmith-summer-blue-army-tour/

Foo Fighters want to get weird. Live show of the B-Sides recorded? Wait until it’s released then tour for that album? I think that’s different, as long as they don’t “doctor” the live album like “KISS” did?

Rex Brown, former Pantera bassist, is auctioning Pantera items he gathered during his time in Pantera.
http://loudwire.com/bassist-rex-brown-auction-pantera/

Finger Eleven tour kick off. I think fans would at the very least would like a GOOD album. The last one was a tiny step up and the one before it I will never consider it as a F11 album.

35 years ago ‘Judas Priest’ released “British Steel”
http://loudwire.com/judas-priest-british-steel-anniversary/

My status update I did my work out at 11:00am 300 crunches, much better yoga, 20 push ups & some planking. Oh, & a “wrestle” with Brewster, my right arm against his entire body. I get him on his back & scratch his belly and I swear he looks like he’s having “….the happiest seizure of his life…” Sorry couldn’t find the one at the end of the movie?

Songs I like. “Dishwalla” I only own 2 of their CDs & that’s all. I’m pretty sure I got these on an 11 CDs for $0.01 from Columbia House or BMG? In the ’90s.

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