BRAIN CANCER vs. ALS

I’d do more but that’s a TON of links to load. Sorry if they double, I’ll try to fix them but no guarantee? My back is annoying but I increase my exercise to my “normal” total daily!

I fell asleep to 2 albums, the 2 most recent albums by “Candlebox” first “Love Stories & Other Musings” from 2012. Then the album “Disappearing in Airports” released in April of 2016. Woke up in the middle of the night to pee, gotta stop that, & put on “Chevelle” the new album “The North Corridor”

I exercised to “Portal” the album “Blood Red Tape” My brother was listening to them in his car when we were with him. I think he said they’re an independent group from Alberta?

They have 3 albums on iTunes at the moment. This is the only one I’ve purchased so far.

https://itunes.apple.com/ca/album/blood-red-tape/id292933756

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Brain cancer & ALS aren’t a competition. This is how I look at it though, in my situation. I could have survived or died because of brain cancer. I don’t know much about ALS. From what I know, it ends poorly, to put it lightly. Surviving brain cancer I can work on things, everything. You can look at that as overwhelming or just start somewhere & chip away at it as long as you can. ALS, from what I know, is more of a “OH MY GOODNESS! What’s going to go first?” Once it’s gone you can’t really do anything about it, that would be terrifying to me! Sure I felt overwhelmed & angry at first, but I’m alive, I can work on myself, mentally & physically. Eventually it COULD be fine? Sure the odds are stacked against me. Do you gamble? The odds are stacked against anyone in a casino playing any game. I’m alive, it could be worse.

I have to admit, after 2 weeks of just stretching & resting my back, it’s difficult to get back into my routine of exercise, food, blog, TV. For years that was easy, sweaty, but easy & somewhat gratifying. I had never enjoyed exercising, especially cardio! I can ride an exercise bike forever, walking with my walker seems like too much effort for very little gain to me. When I lived at my parents place the recumbent exercise bike was in the basement. I’d pop in a “Lord of the Rings” movie & pedal for 3 hours no problem, I can still bike for an hour or more.

I get that musicians want to share what influenced them by doing a cover song. I loved playing cover songs live! That meant I didn’t have to write lyrics, just remember better lyrics. Foo Fighters do this for the majority of their B Sides on singles. You get a single from the album, a live song & either a cover song or a song that was cut from the album. Here are some original songs followed by their cover song by someone else. Some are good, some are OK, some are terrible, & some are “OK, why mess with a classic?”

Almost forgot about this one!

^^All of this is just off the top of my head!

From the In Flames DVD www.amazon.ca says release on September 23rd.

Lamb of God bassist, John Campbell, interview.

http://exclaim.ca/music/article/lamb_of_god-on_exclaim_tv_aggressive_tendencies

This is something EVERYONE SHOULD HEAR & KNOW!!!!

The Beatles taught to a younger generation through a cartoon on Netflix!!!! You’re welcome parents!

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/features/how-beat-bugs-sells-the-beatles-to-a-new-generation-w430934

Will Smith guest on Stephen Colbert

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/videos/watch-will-smith-reprise-fresh-prince-hit-summertime-w432437

Who’s not watching “Stranger Things” on Netflix & why not? It’s REALLY good!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/features/stranger-things-creators-on-making-summers-biggest-tv-hit-w431735

29 years ago “Def Lepard” released “Hysteria”

http://loudwire.com/def-leppard-hysteria-album-anniversary/

Roctober is coming

http://loudwire.com/rhino-reissuing-deep-purple-alice-cooper-buckcherry-albums-vinyl/

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RADIO

I fell asleep to “Nirvana” the live album “From The Muddy Banks of the Wishkah”

I exercised to “Ben Harper” the album “Call It What It Is” wasn’t long enough, so I put on “Highly Suspect” the album “Mister Asylum”

LANGUAGE!!!!!!!!!!

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All of my music info came from; first my parents, then radio, then Much Music, always from like minded friends, then I got into metal a little over a decade ago, & now it’s all from facebook. I rarely listen to the radio, for a few reasons. I flip on the rock radio station & I either own it or don’t like it. That & isn’t FM radio supposed to play/advertise a new song or album? I don’t need to hear “Tom Sawyer” by Rush from the 1970s for the 4th time today ( I wish I was joking but somebody at the station must REALLY like that song)

I’ll be sitting in our vehicle somewhere Kim has to run in, & I’ll flip through 3 FM stations & usually turn it off after a total of 10 seconds. If I find something I like, it’s usually on the soft rock station or Jack FM where they truly do play everything. I probably own it, but haven’t listened to it in a while & it urges me to listen to an album when I get home!

All I can tell you is that Paramore’s Facebook page is very active with studio photos!!!!!!

Ben Affleck knew you hated him being cast as Batman. The movie exceeded my expectations! I loved the Christian Bale Batman trilogy! I’d say this is darker and easily lives up to the hype! Out on iTunes for purchase June 28th. Available in store on DVD or Blu-ray in July.

Another Chevelle song Thursday night!!!!

I wonder if Brewster rocks out to System of a Down when he’s left alone?

FINALLY!!!!! Trump has to answer to his $#%^&%$#@!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/the-media-is-finally-calling-out-trumps-toxic-demagoguery-20160620

Neil Young has become a grumpy old man. Yes, he’s Canadian/ours.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/neil-young-no-where-no-way-to-play-protest-songs-today-20160620

…and the youtube case keeps rolling!

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/taylor-swift-mccartney-sign-petition-for-digital-copyright-reform-20160620

New Blink-182 song with video.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/watch-blink-182s-celebratory-youthful-bored-to-death-video-20160620#ixzz4CAnKTmB6

I at my parents place from the afternoon to the time Kim finished work. Then we had supper & came home shorty after that.

I wrote all of this but the stuff I listened to at the top of this post. It’s now 12:30pm. I’m becoming a fantastic procrastinator! Not a good thing at all. I had lunch after my exercises & listened to the most recent release from “Lacuna Coil” the album “Delirium”.

OK, he’s dead now. What is done is done. Nobody can change that. It was wrong & the victims will be left to deal with it unfortunately. Let him R.I.P.

http://www.nme.com/news/michael-jackson/94371?utm_campaign=nme-21st-june-21-06-2016&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

Carpool karaoke with Selena Gomez

http://www.nme.com/news/selena-gomez-0/94368?utm_campaign=nme-21st-june-21-06-2016&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

Opeth announce North American tour. Mostly American dates.

http://loudwire.com/opeth-2016-north-american-tour-the-sword/

Bush or Bush x, as they were known as when their 1st album was released, have a new song & video. They never stopped, they just weren’t as popular.

http://loudwire.com/bush-people-at-war-video/

Comedian, Jim Breuer, interview

http://loudwire.com/jim-breuer-songs-from-the-garage-impersonating-musicians-daughters-dating-metalheads-more/

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

The gun laws in America are just ridiculous! Go on USA at this current rate their will be 3 of you left in 20 years. Video of the President inside the link.

http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/one-big-reason-the-latest-gun-bills-failed-20160621

Ah, the summer of 1989! I was 9 years old

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/videos/nirvanas-bleach-to-batman-how-summer-1989-shook-pop-culture-20160620

This came out in 1990, but they were the in thing at the time.

Best movies of 2016 so far.

http://www.rollingstone.com/movies/news/11-best-movies-of-2016-so-far-20160621

Now coming out this Friday or next Friday. I like Jaws, this could surpass it with all of the technology available now?

A guitar from, Corey Beaulieu of Trivium, signed by Trivium members & Tremonti members to be auctioned for those affected by the shooting in Orlando

http://wjrr.iheart.com/features/trivium-wjrr-benefit-2232/#ixzz4BsMlWxki

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WHAT WE DID ON THE WEEKEND

I fell asleep to “Foo Fighters” the album “Wasting Light”

I exercised to “Beastie Boys” the album “Hello Nasty”

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Kim was running a bit late this morning so while she got ready to leave @ 7:00 am, I came out of our room @ 6:30 & got through 1/2 of my exercise. I get up & just get it out of the way.

I guess I should do a more in depth weekend update? Kim’s parents were here, I always like seeing them. They’re FANTASTIC people, that raised 3 great kids. Friday evening we ordered supper from “East Side Mario’s” & just watched some TV. Saturday everyone went shopping, I’m not big on shopping, I stayed home. Later on in the afternoon we went to Kim’s older sister’s place (Sherry & James’ place to hang out & visit. Sherry fired up the BBQ & made burgers for us all! Sunday was our day to do some cleaning & other stuff so Kim could be ready for the week. I showered, Kim buzzed my head as usual, so that I look like “Powder”. I cleaned what I could & tried to go as quickly as I could to watch a movie at my parents place in the home theater room in the basement. We watched “Deadpool” not “Powder”

Deadpool is an R rated action/comedy movie & definitely not for kids!

OK, that baseball game yesterday was laughable 13-3 for the visiting Tampa Bay Rays? Now I know what other teams fan base felt like against the Toronto Blue Jays in August & September last year. Good thing they had those fights with Texas on Sunday, it really made the team better & the millionaires will get their suspensions today, that will really help matters. Bautista & Encarnacion’s contracts are finished with the Jays at the end of the season. At this point, I don’t think I’d offer either of them a contract. Let someone else pick up the dead weight. Aren’t most sports a business of “What have you done for me lately?”? Bautista & Encarnacion haven’t done much of anything this year so far. The dollar amount for their contracts seems to be getting much smaller with each game.

^^I hope they all feel better now after they lost that game? A broken bone will heal, a suspension/fine will pass a WIN is forever.

Now it’s wait & see who’s suspended & how many people are allowed to be on the field. Each team has a 25 man roster. I counted about 4 people who will likely be suspended & fined.

Charades on Jimmy Fallon with guests

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/watch-blake-shelton-play-charades-with-kit-harington-rose-byrne-20160516

Ozzy & son, Jack Osbourne, will air a documentary on the History Channel.

http://loudwire.com/ozzy-jack-osbourne-history-channel-series-title-premiere-date/

Corey Taylor (Slipknot & Stone Sour singer) backstage story of Marilyn Manson

http://loudwire.com/slipknot-corey-taylor-backstage-marilyn-manson-underwear-story/

33 years ago Iron Maiden released ‘Piece of Mind’

http://loudwire.com/iron-maiden-piece-of-mind-anniversary/?fb1

Lil Deuce Deuce/Todd Bryanton remix

https://soundcloud.com/utauib96/lildeucedeuce-deady-bear-ianharrisonremix

Anybody ever heard of them? Do you like what you’re told is “post-grunge”

http://loudwire.com/grammy-amplifier-winner-american-bombshell-single-my-drug/

New group with former Slipknot drummer, Joey Jordison. VIMIC

http://loudwire.com/vimic-she-sees-everything-video/

Another glowing review for the new “Tremonti” album ‘Dust’

http://phoenixmusiconline.org/reviews/dust-is-never-wrong-as-it-tears-your-heart-out-with-its-perfection/

Andy Samberg last night on Jimmy Fallon

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/watch-lonely-island-roots-play-im-on-a-boat-with-kids-instruments-20160517

Carpool karaoke with James Corden, Demi Lovato, & Nick Jonas

Regina based country music artist Chris Henderson

A live review of The Watchmen. Old review before they were here at the Casino

http://steponmagazine.com/the-watchmen-life-in-stereo-live-review/

I’ll leave you in song.

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WEEKEND UPDATE

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I would like to be watching the first Toronto Blue Jays regular season game which the pregame starts at 1:00 pm. Baseball trumps most things on the weekends. Until our TV shows finish their season it’s Blue Jays in :30 which I don’t like but it’s better than nothing I guess? They lost their last 2 spring training games in Montreal against the Boston Red Sox. Doesn’t really matter since they didn’t play all of the regulars for long if at all.

We saw 10 Cloverfield Lane Saturday evening. Would have been a great movie if they could have written an ending. At least John Goodman was in it. I don’t see a reason for a sequel despite the lack of an ending.

Mark Tremonti interview on his upcoming release April 29th, the next Alter Bridge album currently being recorded at the moment, & his desire to collaborate with Metallica.

The Alter Bridge album “Fortress”, their 4th album, was the first album of theirs that I downloaded on iTunes, the previous 3 I bought on CD. My mother got me the 10 year anniversary box set so know I have all four CDs & all four on vinyl, plus DVDs of interviews. Each album seams to be better than the previous release (for me), I hope they continue that trend!

How many Axl Rose on stage blow ups will happen on this “reunion” tour? I’ll guess 2 or 3 as a minimum. For the record, I don’t like Guns n’ Roses. I bought “Appetite for Destruction” their debut album from 1987. I haven’t listened to it in at least 12 or 13 years, I bought since the rest of the world kept telling me it was so good, sorry, not for me. They have their place but for me, it’s buried in my closet, where it will stay.

http://loudwire.com/unforgettable-axl-rose-onstage-moments/?fb02

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

At this point you’re probably asking yourself “Does this idiot even like music?”. I do, but it’s not Metallica, GNR, or the entire 1980s L.A. hair metal scene. 1990S “grunge” is more my thing, or modern metal. You probably have never heard of the metal I like unless you’re a fan of metal? The metal I like really isn’t hard to find. There are many other metal fans in Regina that know much more about metal than I do.

1 GNR concert down, 20 to go here’s some info from the first show.

http://loudwire.com/guns-n-roses-first-show-reunited-axl-rose-slash-duff-mckagan-videos-photos-setlist-more/

It’s much more difficult than I anticipated to keep my opinion to myself. Remember that you can always suggest a group to me & I’ll be more than willing to check it out. You don’t have to check out the stuff I like either if you don’t want to, it’s just a suggestion, sort of a “See if you like this?”

This was a topic on one of the far too many TV shows I watch. Is it morally wrong to watch “The Cosby Show” knowing that he allegedly did some terrible things? If so, is it just as wrong to listen to “Michael Jackson” despite what he was accused of doing? I watched “The Cosby Show” growing & it was good as a kid. I have no desire to watch it again, not for what he’s being accused of simply because I don’t need/want to see it again. My parents have a DVD of him doing his stand up comedy, is it wrong that I want to watch it? As for Michael Jackson, I don’t listen to him often, when I do I turn it up to 11! Is that wrong? “…..In a nutshell….” are the fallen entertainment legends labeled for the good things they’ve done or the bad things……………or both, is it OK to enjoy their entertainment while knowing what they’ve been accused of? Is it wrong that I listen to “Moxy Fruvous” still after what Jian Gomeshi has been accused of? O.J. Simpson? So many celebrities. I’m not a fan of NFL & never have been, I had no clue who O.J. was until his trial when I was a teenager in the ’90s. Please respond with your thoughts?

Even singer “Steven Page” of this group was sent to jail for cocaine possession & I still listen to the stuff he sang on. I really don’t know where I stand on the majority of these matters?

I wouldn’t apologize for this, I also wouldn’t use the language he used. It’s a live show. In my opinion, cell phones should not be allowed in any public gathering for a movie or show. Every concert, musical & live performance should at least have the cell phone disclaimer before the show like there is at every movie. You can purchase or rent the movie afterwards. The crappy video & crappy sound on your phone you may look at once & realize it’s terrible but you just paid $90 to see it live & you screwed it up. How about someone coming to your place of employment & video recording you? It will bother you, any co workers, & clients, who need to speak with you.

http://loudwire.com/disturbed-david-draiman-texting-fan-sorry/?fb003

If it comes to the point that I require a cell phone, I’ll use it like a home phone. If I’m out and you’re not there it would be for two reasons only, I didn’t invite you for some reason or you weren’t able to attended and I’m not the one who will give you the play by play. Also if you text me, I’ll call you………………consider yourself warned. I don’t like the idea of mobile devices in the least. You have one that’s fine with me. I don’t need or want one.

I’m not a fan of Gwen Stefani’s solo work but her stuff with “No Doubt” I do enjoy!

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/watch-gwen-stefani-rock-space-shorts-bring-misery-to-snl-20160403#ixzz44lwp6EsC

I know my brother saw them with “Paramore” as the opener. I think I was in the hospital & I hadn’t heard of “Paramore”? If I had, I would’ve tagged along.

Mark Tremonti on the progress from the studio recording the 5th Alter Bridge album.

“Guitars are coming along nicely!” I hope it’s released this year?!

Guns n’ Roses first show of the reunion tour in a small club. I wonder what other group performs at a small club before a huge tour after recording a new album?………………wait……………it’s “Foo Fighters” usually a secret show with a different name advertised.

http://loudwire.com/guns-n-roses-first-show-reunited-axl-rose-slash-duff-mckagan-videos-photos-setlist-more/

I’m ready to watch baseball and “I’ve got my short shorts on”

Here I come couch!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! First regular season game, then 161 more to go. I watch the majority of the 3 hour game almost everyday, if I can’t I guess I’ll record “Blue Jays in :30” & I usually feel lonely. I know of 2 friends that can watch a 3 hour baseball game. Last year they played 19 innings instead of the usual 9 innings, that’s just over 6 hours, I watched it all. No such thing as a tie game in baseball, they play until someone wins!

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REGINA’S METAL SCENE/THE EXCHANGE

Today’s workout was brought to you by “Matthew Good Band” the album “The Audio of Being”

I’m really in some pain. A week off for the holidays was not a great idea. I should probably have eased in to the workouts? Hind sight is 20/20 though! Today was just stretching for the most part.

Yes, Regina, mostly at The Exchange, has a decent sized metal scene. Not everyone knows everybody. But everyone shares a passion for metal, we respect each other. It’s like a big gang, we may not know a person’s name, but if they need assistance in any way, everyone who sees something going on will help out if needed. The Exchange is one of the better intimate venues in town, as well as one of the very few venues for original artists to play without paying boat loads of cash to play there. I played there with my last rock band many times. People their wont judge you & it’s always a pleasant atmosphere.

I like hearing/seeing what a band or artist is in too. I like it when someone does a cover of another song, it shows the audience what inspired whoever I’m watching, what formed their voice or made them want to learn a certain instrument. Foo Fighters play a cover or 4 during their 3 hour set….

http://www.musicradar.com/news/drums/chris-adler-lamb-of-god-megadeth-10-drum-albums-that-blew-my-mind-632594

Billy Corgan’s wrestling song

http://loudwire.com/billy-corgan-unleashes-wrestling-song-criticizes-social-media/

A beginners guide to David Bowie

http://consequenceofsound.net/2016/01/a-beginners-guide-to-david-bowie/

Top notch drum off! If Neil Peart, Rush, was in it I don’t think he’d even have to play? Chris Adler of Lamb of God should be in it too. In the end it’s subjective.

http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/dream-theaters-mike-mangini-foo-fighters-taylor-hawkins-to-perform-at-27th-annual-drum-off-finals/

Big album releases for 2016 for hard rock & metal fans. I think Tool is likely the biggest one fans are waiting for? Tool & Alter Bridge are the 2 I’m anxiously waiting for!

http://loudwire.com/most-anticipated-hard-rock-metal-albums-2016/?fb2

Back up singers can shock you! Sheryl Crow was a back up singer for Micheal Jackson before her career as a solo artist!

http://loudwire.com/sevendust-saint-asonia-evanescence-members-join-vocalist-jane-train-not-by-sight/

$35,000,000 seems like quite a bit to own a punk/rock/whatever bands catalogue of music.

http://loudwire.com/the-offspring-catalog-sells-round-hill-music-35-million/

The upcoming Alter Bridge album is already simply titled “V” just a vague as “ABIII” ah well, at least the music makes up for lazy album titles?

The Agonist shared it……

A Pentatonix cover, they shared……

Billy Joel with Jimmy Fallon & The Roots covering The RollingStones

Pretty guitar talk from Mark Tremonti

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NO, I DON’T HAVE A SIMPLE LIFE BECAUSE I DON’T HAVE KIDS

Today’s workout was brought to by the letter “L”, as in Lamb of God’s album “VII: Strum Und Drang”

I actually don’t have enough hours to complete everything I want to get done between exercising, having a healthy breakfast, lunch, taking care/playing with Brewster & writing these blogs, I don’t hit the couch until about 4:00pm. I’m not saying that being a parent isn’t easy, that’s a full time job, 24/7 until your kid grows up & leaves the nest. Even my parents have had to pretty much raise me again & I’m 35? I’m up when Kim leaves for whatever job she’s working at that day, so I’m up doing stuff before the clock says it’s 8:00am or 7:00am. I try to get stuff done ASAP. I’m always the last one in bed also. I’m in here looking for stuff I should put on this blog. I’m not complaining, but some people say to me “Oh Chris, I wish my life was as easy as your’s”. I don’t sit around here doing nothing all day.

I’m in a wheelchair, so I have to do some things differently than others. No big deal, it just takes me longer, but it gets faster the more I do the same task.

Thom Yorke (Radiohead singer) is working on music for Broadway.

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/09/thom-yorke-pens-new-music-from-broadway-drama-old-times-listen/

I loved Radiohead’s first 3 albums, each 1 more than the previous release. Their 3rd album ‘OK Computer’ was a FANTASTIC album when it was released in the summer of 1997. Rolling Stone magazine took a readers poll, ‘OK Computer’ was voted as “The Best Album of All Time” just ahead of The Beatles ‘Revolver’. That doesn’t mean much to me, that means to me that 1 or more people liked it more than The Beatles album. Here’s a single from ‘OK Computer’………..

Hear a bit of Ian Fletcher Thornley’s solo project!!!!!

http://www.ianfletcherthornley.com/

I agree the new “Lamb of God” album is their best album since 2004’s “Ashes of the Wake”

http://www.musicradar.com/news/guitars/lamb-of-god-talk-new-album-vii-sturm-und-drang-626549

It boggles my mind why ‘Finger Eleven’s’ drummer would leave to join this group.

http://loudwire.com/saint-asonia-formation-album-tracks-supergroup-label/

Not for me, but here you go.

Stories behind album covers

http://loudwire.com/cover-stories-pantera-far-beyond-driven/

The Who postpone the end of their 50th anniversary tour.

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/09/the-who-postpone-remainder-of-50th-anniversary-tour/

Why does Ontario see the same tour as Saskatchewan fans for $23.00 plus tax & handling fees, while the show in Saskatchewan is $45.00 plus tax & handling fees to see a band in a bar? I need to move.

http://www.ticketscene.ca/events/13917/

This blog is how I learn about new music. I’ve never heard of “Father John Misty” but it sounds good

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/09/father-john-misty-video-for-the-night-josh-tillman-came-to-our-apartment/ LANGUAGE!!!!!!

I guess it’s ^^ his 2nd album according to iTunes? No, it’s not rock or metal, I’ll have to check it out later.

Wesley Snipes chats with Jimmy Fallon about Micheal Jackson.

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/wesley-snipes-talks-being-michael-jacksons-bodyguard-for-bad-video-20150918

Stream the new album by David Gilmour of Pink Floyd

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/09/stream-david-gilmours-new-album-rattle-that-lock/

Halestorm live….

Who wouldn’t love a beer from Luke Skywalker?

http://www.nme.com/filmandtv/news/-star-wars-actor-mark-hamill-pulls-pints-at-irish-/388356?utm_campaign=nme-september-18-18-09-2015&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

Today’s (Friday’s) Rock It Out Blog  LANGUAGE!!!

I don’t want a “dislike” button on Facebook. If you don’t like something why bother to post anything negative? It just doesn’t make sense to me. Sure I can be negative about whatever, I try to just talk on here about stuff I enjoy or that I know other people enjoy!

Songs I like, “Queen” Greatest Hits

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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

OFFENSIVE MUSIC

Kim threw out her back yesterday? She took some Tylenol when she came home yesterday. She’s home today since she can’t really move. She’s in bed at the moment.

Yes, I grabbed the new “Lamb of God” album last night to listen to while going to sleep. I fell asleep too fast only heard half of the album. I’ll let you know that the firs 5 songs are REALLY good for fans of “As the Palaces Burn”, “Ashes of the Wake”, & “Sacrament”, as for the rest of the album I’ll tell you more next week.

The music I listen to can be very offensive to others, & I get that. That’s why I don’t force my music to be played here on the stereo when Kim is home unless it’s something we both like or if it’s “….my birthday…..”

Rap music is my Kryptonite If it’s not “Beastie Boys” I’m out! Yes I like Bicardi rum!

For me most country music & rap music aren’t for me, slightly offensive. I don’t go to football games for the music. I say just play country music & 75% of the crowd will love it. Yes, more country music, I can tolerate it, it won’t make my ears bleed……………..much.

I forgot, I fell on Thursday doing my yoga. Not the first time & likely not the last.

Can we talk about wussy baseball players for a second? Good, thank you! There was a day game in Oakland yesterday. Blue Jays SS (Short Stop) had a ball thrown from the outfield. It bounced twice. Once on the ground, & once on the base runners back into Jose Reyes’ teeth, he left the game. Why?How many times have I blocked a ground ball with my chest, have a ball hit my head while at bat with a batting helmet on, etc. Just suck it up & maybe EARN the multi million dollar pay check to play a game? I’ve taken a baseball to the mouth before, no blood, stay in the game. I’ve left a game twice with an injury. Stretched tendons in my knee after colliding with a 1B player, & running flat out into foul ground to catch a pop up then two steps later running into a chain link fence, bending the top about a foot while getting a bruise, winded, & possibly some cracked ribs? If you’re being paid millions of dollars to play a game, suck it up & get on the playing surface Especially baseball, a baseball won’t hurt you unless you let it! Play the ball, don’t let the ball play you. I’m pretty sure one of my coaches said that.

Mumford & Sons music video

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/mumford-sons-saddle-up-in-rousing-ditmas-video-20150723

Halestorm atop mainstream rock

http://www.billboard.com/articles/columns/chart-beat/6641749/halestorm-ties-record-mainstream-rock-songs

Teenage Time Killers’ album lineup!

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/07/dave-grohl-pat-smear-nick-oliveri-supergroup-teenage-time-killers-stream-debut-album-listen/

Out Friday, July 31st

https://itunes.apple.com/ca/album/greatest-hits-vol.-1/id987153266

The link says it all. Not a big deal to me,since I’m not that into them.

http://loudwire.com/who-should-be-avenged-sevenfold-next-drummer/

25 year anniversary of Pantera’s “Cowboys From Hell” album. LANGUAGE!!! One F-Bomb

http://loudwire.com/panteras-cowboys-from-hell-musicians-celebrate-25th-anniversary/

Jimmy Fallon’s Madison Square Garden experience with U2

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/fallon-explains-hilarious-u2-stage-cameo-it-almost-didnt-happen-20150724

New Prince album announced!! How did I become a fan of Prince? I couldn’t tell you?

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/07/prince-announces-the-hit-run-album/

Paramore’s Hayley Williams gets an award. I’m old, I knew 2 groups out of 6, & only her name.

Hulk Hogan fired by WWE. I haven’t watched any type of wrestling in decades. I did practice with the wrestling team early on in high school though.

http://www.rollingstone.com/sports/news/hulk-hogan-fired-by-wwe-over-racial-tirade-20150724

Why would he want to play the roll of almost every Star Wars fan’s most unliked character?

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/michael-jackson-wanted-to-play-jar-jar-binks-in-star-wars-20150724

Disturbed are still kickin’ around

http://loudwire.com/disturbed-lyric-video-immortalized-title-track/

Bono launches his own brand on sunglasses

http://www.nme.com/news/u2/87111?utm_campaign=nme-july-24-24-07-2015&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

Neil Young thinks he can change the world by taking on Monsanto

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/monsanto-fires-back-at-neil-young-over-new-documentary-20150724

I guess his “free world” doesn’t allow him to grow any of his food? I’m pro GMO, I’m cool if you aren’t ONLY IF you grow you grow your fruit & vegetables in your garden, if not, you do a scientific study & prove that 60% are wrong.

Watch the results from the audience after the debate , 32% pro, 30% against & 38% undecided before the debate, between scientists. After the debate 60% pro, 31% against, 9% undecided. I don’t vote, so I can’t complain, until you’re growing your food in your garden the way you want, what gives you the right to complain? It’s hard to argue with 1000s of scientific studies that result in favour of using GMOs. I guess the scientists keep getting it wrong?

Layne Staley, Alice in Chains, was offered the singing duties for “Audioslave” before he passed away from a heroin over dose. Chris Cornell, Soundgarden, got the job.

http://loudwire.com/alice-in-chains-layne-staley-audioslave/

How “The Yardbirds” revolutionized rock.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/how-the-yardbirds-revolutionized-rock-live-on-the-bbc-20150724

Wolf Gang Van Halen article/interview about studio work with Mark Tremonti

http://www.bassguitarmagazine.com/interviews/studio-talk-wolfgang-van-halen/

Weezer spoof Tinder in new video

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/watch-weezer-explore-tinder-like-app-in-goofy-go-away-video-20150724

Stream the new “Finger Eleven” album

http://noisey.vice.com/blog/premiere-album-stream-finger-eleven-five-crooked-lines

Coheed & Cambria’s house renters turn home in to an illegal grow op

http://loudwire.com/coheed-and-cambria-frontman-renters-turned-house-into-an-illegal-pot-farm/

Radiohead did different stuff no one really thought of with guitar. Somebody else will pop up & possibly do something different too?

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/07/billy-corgan-says-radiohead-is-the-last-band-that-really-did-anything-new-with-the-guitar/

New Janet Jackson video

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/watch-janet-jackson-burn-midnight-oil-in-no-sleeep-video-20150724

Five Finger Death Punch? Not for me thanks.

http://loudwire.com/five-finger-death-punch-sept-4-release-got-your-six-new-song-hell-to-pay/

LANGUAGE!!!

Big Wreck shared it…

Today’s Rock It Out Blog

http://consequenceofsound.net/video/rock-it-out-blog-the-worlds-most-dangerous-reunion/

Songs I like. “Melissa Auf Der Maur” the red headed bass player for Hole then The Smashing Pumpkins. She released 2 solo albums, one of them you will not find.

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