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Music throughout the weekend. “Jimmy Eat World”, “Alter Bridge”, “Big Wreck”, “TOOL”, “Pink”.



We took Brewster to the Vet Friday afternoon, he’ll be 14 on January 31st. He started coughing, 3 or 4 smoker coughs in a row followed by a gag, that’s what it sounds like. They did some X-rays & his heart is only a bit enlarged with a serious murmur. The X-rays have been sent to a cardiologist & we should hear back either on Sunday or Monday. There’s a combo of 3 medications he’ll eventually need, likely one at the moment. Not the expensive one yet thank goodness. I wanted to make sure he wasn’t in pain, I thought it was more urgent than it actually is. We knew all of this was happening & assumed it was a right now thing. He’s getting old, & this stuff happens. We caught it in the early stages, so he’ll likely start on a cheaper medication Monday. The expensive one works out to $75/month YEESH! No price tag on his life though, as long as he’s not in pain.

He needs to put on some weight too. He’s not eating much at all unless he’s spent the day at doggy daycare. He loves wet dog food, it smells terrible. I mix some of his dry food with some wet food for him twice a day, then he’ll eat it. Straight wet food does NOT agree with his tummy.

I’ve put the house hunting on the back burner. We have to sell our place first before we can offer on another. This is a wait & see situation, no point in stressing about something until it happens. It’s not on the back burner really, I’ve just figured there’s not much point in worrying about what I can’t do anything about.  A ton of new/empty condos in Regina, lot’s of supply, not nearly as much demand.
We have 3 places in mind. One is at the top of our price range & we’d need to see, in person, how my wheelchair fits. Another is priced higher than our range, but a possibility & the 3rd is a fantasy that would likely need a pile of work

Kim tells me she’s getting me a Christmas present. I said keep the cash & use it for something more important. She was going to give me money to start saving up for a guitar, I found 2 I’d like but don’t need. A house eventually & Brewster are far more important. The $2378 + tax for 2 guitars can wait, if I started now it could still take me a few years. I need to build up muscle in my fretting hand first anyways. It’s weird, I’m a beginner that knows too much. My mind is ahead of my hands.

Life in general feels that way at the moment. Most days my mind is racing to do things here, but I’m slowed down by being in a wheelchair & vice versa on other days when I get anxious to do something but have no energy.

I’ve been relearning guitar, so I learned the first time using a simple chord book & moved onto learning tab music. It tells you what fret & string to press down to play a chord, riff, or solo in a song. I know the chords & I know many songs. I’ve been using http://www.youtube.com to learn this time & this is what I’ve learned. Every youtube individual has learned a different way. I learned in 2001, before youtube & after seeing all of these different ways to learn I’ve decided to relearn the way I need to. Relearn the 40+ songs I knew, I’m playing more by ear trying to relearn what I know & maybe I don’t do things properly but that’s how I play. As long as it sounds correct, I really don’t care what finger I’m using on which string. I am trying to use my pinky finger more than I used to though, gotta strengthen that finger!

The only thing I’ve seen on youtube about learning guitar which I somewhat agree with is ‘Buy nice gear’. All I need is a small practice amp, which I have. I bought it as a used amp from my brother, so it was reasonably priced & louder than I need. I don’t own a guitar over $1000 other than possibly the Fender signed by Ian Thornley of Big Wreck. I’ve shopped for 2 practical choices online, I don’t know if Long & McQuade sales people earn commission but if I end up buying one of the 2 someday it will be through Mr. Tim Roth of local metal heroes “Into Eternity”. Here are the links if you care to check them out?
https://www.long-mcquade.com/22227/Guitars/Electric_Guitars/Gibson/Matt_Heafy_Les_Paul_Custom_7_String_Electric_Guitar.htm?ref=suggestive-search

https://www.long-mcquade.com/100349/Guitars/Electric-Guitars/Paul-Reed-Smith/2018-SE-Custom-22-Semi-Hollow-Electric-Guitar—Vintage-Sunburst.htm

A guitar can go up to $250,000, at least from what I’ve seen online? I don’t think it’s even near worth that much I doubt a guitar that much would be much different than a $3,000 guitar. If I had the cash, $2,000 would be the ultimate top price I’d even consider. I’ve played many live shows with a $600 guitar, & now I play at home. The guitars I chose are a “want” not a “need”. That’s why they are a last priority, under Brewster’s health & a house in that order.

Guitar was most of my Saturday, followed by the Roughrider game on TV in Edmonton. Yay, the Saskatchewan Roughriders won 27-24! Last game of the regular season next Saturday in Regina. My 2nd last game as a season ticket holder. There will be a home playoff game that I’ve/Kim has paid for already as of last December. (Way to go, hit the season ticket holders right at Christmas?!)

Just because I’m Canadian doesn’t mean I’m a hockey fanatic. I’m a hockey score board watcher. Saskatchewan doesn’t have a professional/NHL team. We have a junior hockey team in the Western Hockey League. The NHL heritage classic was this Saturday in Regina. An outdoor NHL game at the football stadium. If it involved either Edmonton &/or Montreal I would’ve inquired about using my season ticket seats for the game. The game is Calgary vs. Winnipeg, I’m out. I rarely watch hockey anyways. I only watch the Canadian Football League & the Toronto Blue Jays baseball team.

Today we are spending the day in the kitchen. I’ve boiled my eggs, Kim is making a lasagna for the week & when she’s done I’ll make a pitcher of vegetable juice.
TOOL almost started the studio on fire while recording the album “Fear Inoculum”
https://loudwire.com/tool-fire-studio-recording-fear-inoculum/?fbclid=IwAR26cpHXbqVrwHXPNRVuVTcjspPZGYYP2gCBTJc-RGngS7_Eq57LpBM4RuM
JIMMY EAT WORLD
Yep, they released a new album on Friday, October 18th 2019. That makes 9 albums thus far. I have 5 of them. New album out the same day as a new “Alter Bridge” which I can’t stop listening to. “Jimmy Eat World” are a pop/punk band. More emphasis on the pop part, I guess guitar based pop with a slight punk/rock tilt is more appropriate? Anyways here are a few songs from their new album “Surviving”….



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BACK TO THE GRIND SORT OF

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I fell asleep to “Stitched Up Heart” the album “Never Alone”

I exercised to “The 1975” the album “I like it when you sleep, for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it”

 

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I spent most of Sunday on the couch watching “Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens” for probably the 134th time.  I’ll admit it, I do a little more than dabbling in science fiction.  Is it a problem if I know some of the dialogue already?  I was still a little tender getting off the couch Sunday, & very tender today.  After I finished my exercises today, I decided the rest of this week will be a lot of stretching & very light exercising.

 

NHL has almost become unwatchable for me.  It’s a good thing to see Jaromir Jager still out there doing his thing at 44 years young.

http://www.rollingstone.com/sports/jaromir-jagrs-long-hockey-career-continues-w446367

 

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

 

Chris Jericho on false info regarding “Avenged Sevenfold”

http://loudwire.com/chris-jericho-how-he-fooled-us-all-fake-avenged-sevenfold-album-leak/

 

After watching this video, I think somebody should point out to Donald Trump that Caucasians are also immigrants.  A Caucasian may have been born in the USA, but somewhere down the line their ancestors likely came from Europe.  Most Caucasians are likely from different countries in Europe.

 

Yep, the internet is gearing up for the holidays or there just isn’t much news today?

 

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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

SPORTS THEN MUSIC & POP CULTURE STUFF

I fell asleep to “In Flames” the album “Siren Charms” first I listen to most of an 18 song “Greatest Hits” by “INXS”

I woke up early & listened to “The Northern Pikes” the album “Snow in June”

I exercised to ”Our Lady Peace” 9 albums on shuffle, 8 of them are on CD!

No, not baseball, but I do try to watch as many Blue Jays games as possible. Not much of football either. NHL is what this short paragraph will be about.

If I want to watch a fight, as a Canadian I can watch boxing, UFC, MMA, or NHL. If I want to watch hockey, I’m lucky if there’s a European game on whatever network. I’ve been to 1 NHL exhibition/preseason game. When did people cheer the loudest? When a fight would occur. Sure they cheered for a goal, all 3 or 4 of them. The crowd made it very apparent that they came to see two guys, on ice, try to beat the snot out of each other. Nobody seemed to care about the score, that’s why I don’t watch this thing called “hockey”. A broken bone will heal, the score of a hockey game will never change. This suspension of a mere 20 games was upheld by the NHL Wednesday afternoon. I still say “Goodbye…………………FOREVER!!!! You cross checked an official you moron!”

NFL vs. CFL, apples & oranges. CFL “Longer, Wider, Faster” I had a T-Shirt back in the day that said that about the CFL. Playing field in the CFL 110 yards long by 65 yards wide, end zones are 20 yards deep. NFL playing field is 100 yards long by 53.5 yards wide, end zone are 10 yards. An NFL game is scheduled for a minimum of 4 hours, a CFL game is scheduled for 3 hours. Both leagues can use the same ball. CFL footballs are normally larger around. 3 downs in Canada, not 4 like the NFL. CFL goal posts are at the end zone line, NFL goal posts are even with the back of the end zone.

I’ve never gotten into NFL though many Canadians are. The CFL has become rather boring, could be because the home town Saskatchewan Roughriders have been terrible the last 2 seasons.

Cancer wise, nothing new. Right now my body is trying to be more of a normal/healthy body. Kind of like going through a different type of puberty? The first puberty was great, let’s do something like that again!………………..NOT! That or I’m just getting old?

I couldn’t even name a song by “Kesha”. I have seen her interviewed a few times on “Conan”, but that’s it.

Awesome, I liked the 5 song EP “Stone Temple Pilots” released with “Chester Bennington” of “Linkin Park”

http://loudwire.com/stone-temple-pilots-reunite-chester-bennington-one-off-benefit/

I’d enter this contest, but I’m really turned off by the “singer” for “Children of Bodom” who are opening as the 2nd of 3 bands in total. I like these 2 songs but that’s it.

Sing or do death metal growls? Don’t do both at the same time, it’s not all that & a bag of chips. Figure it out & “call me maybe”

“Big Wreck” shared it! This album instantly reminds me of “Dire Straits”

Is this more proof that Kanye West has a large ego? LANGUAGE!!!! Inside the link. In the www.youtube.com video below I would have just said “NO!” for the reaction!

http://consequenceofsound.net/2016/02/audio-leaks-of-kanye-wests-backstage-snl-meltdown/

Movie sequels you may not have known were coming in 2016? “Angels & Demons” & “The DaVinci Code” were released in the wrong order of the books & paled in comparison to the books!

Win tickets to see “Pearl Jam”. I’ve seen them twice, I’m good but they’re really good live!!!!

https://www.globalcitizen.org/en/artists/pearl-jam/

Ah, “Slayer” for me the prescription reads “Take 1 album a day only”.

http://www.revolvermag.com/news/slayer-release-teaser-clip-for-you-against-you-video.html

Want to collect vinyl albums aka records?

http://consequenceofsound.net/2016/02/win-a-year-subscription-to-vinyl-me-please-plus-their-2015-record-collection/

There’s still a 99% chance I wont listen to a reissue of any band. Especially “Metallica”

http://loudwire.com/metallica-reissuing-kill-em-all-ride-the-lightning/

I’m a big fan of music documentarys or just documentarys in general!

http://loudwire.com/dee-snider-we-are-twisted-fing-sister-documentary/

Stephen Colbert mocks failed Presidential candidates

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/watch-stephen-colbert-mock-failed-candidates-chris-christie-carly-fiorina-20160218

Who with Geddy Lee of “Rush”? Song inside the link! Catchy tune!

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/hear-wintersleeps-soaring-song-with-rushs-geddy-lee-20160218

Geddy Lee also played bass on this song by “I Mother Earth”

“Chris Stapleton” skit on Jimmy Kimmel

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/watch-chris-stapleton-turn-horrible-words-into-beautiful-music-20160218

42 years ago “Kiss” released their debut album.

http://loudwire.com/kiss-self-titled-album-anniversary/

Sorry, I don’t know much about Kiss, & their debut album isn’t on iTunes. I couldn’t tell you what’s on that album.

I saw a photo on Facebook, Dave Grohl will be performing on the Oscars. Sunday, February 28th!!!!!!!!

Metallica announce details for the deluxe re-issues of “Kill ’em All” & “Ride the Lightning”

http://www.revolvermag.com/news/metallica-announce-details-of-deluxe-kill-em-all-ride-the-lightning-reissues.html TONS OF BONUS STUFF FOR FANS!!!

Carpool karaoke with Sia.

SORRY STUFF TO DO AROUND THE HOUSE!!!

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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 “Be kind to one another”-Ellen Degeneres

“THE GOOD OLE’ HOCKEY GAME”

I fell asleep to “Dream Theater” the new album “The Astonishing” a 34 song album?

I exercised to “The 1975” the album “The 1975” a 39 song album?

The NHL has become a terrible mess, & it just keeps going downhill. It’s very apparent to me that the commissioner has lost total control of the league. Does anyone know of fans in Tampa Bay, Phoenix, Nashville, Dallas, or even L.A.? He’s not responsible for all of these cities having teams. I have a hard time believing they can attract enough fans to a single game to merit the fact they generate enough money for the league. Now there’s whispers of a team in Las Vegas? Yeah, that worked out fantastic with there being a CFL team down there in the ’90s. I think most Canadians could do with fewer teams & some rule changes to boost offense, & less fighting. I personally would like to see NHL hockey pre New Jersey Devils’ neutral zone trap defense. NHL from the ’80s & very early ’90s.

I watch “Prime Time Sports with Bob McCowen” everyday. He said that someone he knew offered box seats to numerous clients. Your own food, drinks, & washroom for FREE! The guy couldn’t give away free tickets to a Toronto Maple Leafs game & Toronto is where the hockey die hard fans live! That’s how bad it is in Toronto. I’ve never been to a regular season hockey game & right now that’s fine. Since the strike/lock out I’ve probably watched less than a full hockey game on TV. I’ve seen portions of probably 6 games since 2014? I miss NHL hockey from way back when, & nobody will come remotely close to Wayne Gretzky’s records for quite a while. Ah, when hockey was good!

Only a 20 game suspension for this?????? If I were dishing out the punishment it would be a lifetime ban from the NHL!!!! This is why I don’t watch hockey. Coach, maybe control your players?

I keep thinking I should get this album, I’m just not sure I’d listen to it much?

“Walk off the Earth” shared it. Other than my dad I don’t know of any other fans of their’s. I think just my dad & I are alone in this?

“Rock on the Range” announces line-up

http://www.revolvermag.com/news/rock-on-the-range-announces-lineup-and-activity-additions.html

“Wedding Dates” trailer

http://www.rollingstone.com/movies/news/watch-zac-efron-adam-devine-get-raunchy-in-wedding-dates-trailer-20160208

This is a band on the rise. Why? I’ll never understand?

http://consequenceofsound.net/2016/02/arcade-fire-perform-here-comes-the-night-time-in-haiti-watch/

Nice grab Vanessa McCubbing!

In Saskatchewan “Corrosion of Conformity”, “Clutch”, & headliner “Lamb of God”!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

http://www.revolvermag.com/news/lamb-of-god-announce-headlining-tour-with-support-from-clutch-and-corrosion-of-conformity.html

You said “Five Finger Death Punch” & “Disturbed”. I wasn’t planning on going anyways. I’m not into those bands. I liked “Disturbed” first two albums at the time in my early to mid 20s. Couldn’t really get into “Five Finger Death Punch”

http://loudwire.com/rock-usa-festival-five-finger-death-punch-slipknot-alice-in-chains-disturbed/

“R.H.C.P.” play ‘Aeroplane’ live for the first time in 20 years

http://diffuser.fm/red-hot-chili-peppers-aeroplane/?fblw

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“Macklemore” on Stephen Colbert

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/see-macklemore-give-mic-to-white-privilege-black-poets-on-colbert-20160209

Enter a contest to win a “Black Sabbath” prize

http://www.revolvermag.com/news/enter-to-win-a-black-sabbath-prize-pack.html

10 vocalists that sound like movie monsters. “Extreme Metal”, not for me.

http://loudwire.com/10-vocalists-who-sound-like-classic-movie-monsters/

“Revolver Magazine” featuring an article with Cristina Scabbia from “Lacuna Coil” from Italy

http://www.revolvermag.com/news/new-revolver-featuring-lacuna-coils-cristina-scabbia-hits-stands.html

“Echosmith”

https://lntv.com/en_us/video/from-living-room-gigs-to-wall-street-on-tour-with-echosmith

I’ve never really listened to “Jimi Hendrix” but I do like “Prince”

http://consequenceofsound.net/2016/02/prince-considering-live-performance-of-jimi-hendrix-covers/

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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 “Be kind to one another”-Ellen Degeneres

PROMOTION? EXERCISE TOTAL FOR THE WEEK

I fell asleep & woke up to “Dream Theater” the album “The Astonishing”. I waited until shortly after 10:00pm & got it then went to bed. It’s not your typical “Dream Theater” with 9 songs averaging 10 minutes in length. Double album 34 songs in total & most songs are 4 minutes long. The longest is almost 8 minutes. There was a lot more orchestral music on it also. I’d say it’s a really good album!

I exercised to “Eve 6” all 4 albums on shuffle.

Exercise total for the week! 40 leg lifts om my back, 40 leg lifts on my hands & knees, 150 squats, 120 pushups, 1260 crunches, 580 meters walking one day no rest periods. Did I enjoy it? No, but you do what you gotta do! When we were going to the field house on a flat surface I do 800 meters with 2 rest periods. After the first 200 meters then after the following 400 meters, then I’d finish up with the last 200 meters. This doesn’t count the long side walk into & out of the building. Our parking garage has slops for the drain. It’s not a flat surface.

I go to www.youtube.com to share these links & if they’re brand new it tells me to not embed them? This musician doesn’t want me to promote their new song, video, or album? Why is it on www.youtube.com then? Police are going to arrest me because I shared a link? Either way, you’re welcome.

I was fine Monday, I’ve been tired all week since Tuesday morning. I would have liked to have just sat on my butt all week, that never happens unless I declare a break.

Noel Gallagher on his 5 favourite David Bowie albums.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/lists/noel-gallagher-on-his-five-favorite-david-bowie-songs-20160128

“Serenity” premier new song and music video. Let’s learn together, I’ve never heard of them?

http://www.revolvermag.com/news/serenity-premiere-new-song-and-music-video-spirit-in-the-flesh.html

I don’t watch much NHL at all because most people watch it for the fighting & big body checks. Nobody wants to see this happen to any official in any sport. Really how idiotic is this? It happened on Wednesday, January 27th. If I was commissioner of the league “Bye, you’re done FOREVER”. I saw this as a highlight on Sportsnet.

I think I’m on a “Dream Theater” kick…….poor Kim!

“Filter” have a single & a new album on the way. New single inside the link. The song below is from their first album released in 1995.

http://www.revolvermag.com/news/filter-unveil-new-single-take-me-to-heaven.html

Pentatonix shared it…..

Televised preseason Blue Jay games start on March 4th

Despite being on a “Dream Theater” kick, I’ll play “Foo Fighters” for the day “The Colour & The Shape” released in 1997, their 2nd album.

Former “One Direction” member, Zayn, releases single

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/watch-zayn-maliks-surreal-pillowtalk-video-20160129

This is what “Finger Eleven” is listening to at the moment.

“Killswitch Engage” release new song. I’ve listened to them but can’t get into them.

http://www.revolvermag.com/news/killswitch-engage-premiere-new-song-hate-by-design.html

New Yorkers complain about getting to concerts & resell tickets

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/ticket-resale-business-is-fixed-game-says-ny-attorney-general-20160129

“Motley Crue” is done, but singer, Vince Neil, isn’t!

http://loudwire.com/vince-neil-new-solo-album/

“Halestorm” shared this link

“Prong” unveil new song. Who? I’ve never heard of them? Song inside the link. 12 albums on iTunes if not more? I’ll pass, but here you go.

http://www.revolvermag.com/news/prong-unveil-new-song-cut-and-dry.html

New singer for Regina group “Third Ion”

http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=120798

“Solice” new song & album. Again, I’ve never heard of them? This is how I learn & I like to pass it along for you to decide if you like it or not.

http://www.revolvermag.com/news/solice-premiere-new-song-and-music-video-in-the-dark.html

Beyonce makes a cameo in music video by Coldplay

http://www.nme.com/news/coldplay/91082?utm_campaign=nme-fri-29-jan-29-01-2016&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

“Clutch” lunchbox amplifier

Lionel Richie tribute show

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/chris-stapleton-luke-bryan-join-lionel-richie-tribute-20160129

http://wcbsfm.cbslocal.com/2016/01/29/rihanna-dave-grohl-chris-stapleton-and-more-added-to-lionel-richie-grammy-tribute/

Mash up is not happening.

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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 “Be kind to one another”-Ellen Degeneres

SPORTS

Today’s workout was brought to you by “In Flames” the album ‘Come Clarity’

 

Wednesday’s Rock It Out Blog

 

If I want to see baseball, football, basketball, soccer, tennis, Olympics, golf, etc., I’ll watch them. If I want to see fighting I can watch MMA, UFC, boxing or the NHL. If I want to see hockey, I have to wait until I see a European game on TV. The NHL, for me, has been on a steady decline since the late 1990s. I used to really like watching the NHL, now it’s just a channel to pass. It’s more about pummeling the opponent to within inches of death? Anybody ever consider scoring? These 3-2 games suck since the players are more focused on beating the other guy bloody than beating the opposing team on the score board!

http://www.tsn.ca/family-of-steve-montador-sues-nhl-1.406042

 

Top live acts in 2015. I didn’t get out to as many shows as I would have liked to. I think I saw a handful of shows?

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/12/top-live-acts-of-2015/

Royal Blood opened for Foo Fighters in Calgary, Finger Eleven was here for a show, Ed Sheeran as well. I think In Flames were in Saskatoon this year. I saw Third Ion at the Exchange earlier this year as well as Into Eternity I think ? There’s likely more!

 

I can’t believe this is still a problem? This should have been resolved 15 years ago. You can but do others want to?

http://www.rollingstone.com/movies/news/watch-amy-schumer-obama-spike-lee-in-powerful-we-can-end-gun-violence-psa-20151209

 

50 best alternative/indie albums of 2015. A lot of “who?” & “what?”. I know about 50% of the names, I’ve even bought some of them. The one’s I bought aren’t so hot.

http://diffuser.fm/the-50-best-albums-of-2015/?fblw

 

Sacha Baron Cohen most known as Ali G., Borat or Will Ferrell’s opponent in “Talladega Nights” has a new movie coming next year!

 

Lamb of God shared it…..

Did you see they’re nominated for a Grammy, their 2nd nomination for one? For this song below. They were also nominated for Grammy for the song “Redneck” from the album ‘Sacrament’

TONS OF LANGUAGE!!!!!!

 

Article with Mark Tremonti who’s working non stop on material for the next “Alter Bridge” album!

http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/mark-tremonti-is-working-non-stop-on-material-for-next-alter-bridge-album/ The “Alter Bridge” albums just get better with each album for me.

 

Madonna sings “Imagine” in Paris.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/watch-madonna-cover-imagine-at-impromptu-paris-street-set-20151210

Yes, this how I heard about the movie.

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/sacha-baron-cohen-revives-borat-to-mock-trump-show-grimsby-trailer-20151210

 

51 year old woman from Saskatoon is missing.

http://panow.com/article/545364/saskatoon-rcmp-asking-help-disappearance-51-year-old-woman

 

Yeah, there’s no such thing as global warming. Especially when you live in Saskatchewan, with little to no snow on the ground in mid December.

http://www.theweathernetwork.com/news/articles/freezing-rain-snow-replaces-record-warmth-on-the-prairies/60834/

 

James Hetfield’s thoughts on “Orion Festival”

http://loudwire.com/metallica-james-hetfield-orion-festivals-lost-millions/

 

New album from “Blink 182” in 2016

http://www.nme.com/news/blink-182/90256?utm_campaign=nme-daily-10th-dec-10-12-2015&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

 

Megadeth is playing in Moose Jaw tonight. I found out last night that the arena in Moose Jaw holds less people than the one here in Regina. Our arena holds 6,200 people, Moose Jaw’s arena holds 4,456, Saskatoon’s arena holds 14,311. So why are big name acts like Megadeth not playing in Regina, but in Moose Jaw? Motley Crue played there last year as well with Big Wreck opening for them? I don’t understand it? Could be the sound, the price of the venue, the backstage area, etc. All I can say is that a road trip to Moose Jaw is much better than another trip to Saskatoon! Saskatoon is a very boring drive.

 

Loudwire’s top 20 metal albums of 2015. I’ve only heard 2 of them that I bought from iTunes, the rest I’ve heard of but really don’t pay attention to.

http://loudwire.com/20-best-metal-albums-2015/

 

Geddy Lee of ‘Rush’ may have nearly produced Metallica’s “Master of Puppets” album

http://loudwire.com/did-rush-geddy-lee-nearly-produce-metallica-master-of-puppets/

 

Songs I like, “Zac Brown Band”

LANGUAGE IN THE FIRST LINK!! Ever seen a “Country” band break out some ‘Rage Against The Machine’ or ‘Metallica’?

 

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Chris “Be kind to one another”-Ellen Degeneres

CANCER, NO NOT MINE!

Today’s workout was brought to you by the letter “B”, as in Barstool Prophet’s album ‘Crank’. This was released in 1995, & I own it on CD. I remember hearing they were coming to town on tour for their 2nd album. It was in a bar though & I was under age.

Kim’s fine despite the lyrics. This was the first single from their first of 2 albums. I didn’t get the 2nd album & I can’t find it? Yes they’re Canadian.

https://itunes.apple.com/ca/album/crank/id31688523

The Fraser family lost a distant relative yesterday morning. My biological Uncle’s sister-in-law, my cousins’ aunt. She passed away yesterday of cancer in the Wascana Rehabilitation Center, just down the hall that I was initially in on the 2nd floor. I don’t think she was there for therapy physical or occupational, she was able to go to the cafeteria on her own for her meals.

At first the outlook didn’t look promising at all, then she had surgery & things were looking much, much better, then the cancer came back & spread to some vital organs. I didn’t see her much, but it’s sad to see her leave her family & friends. I don’t know if she was in pain, but if she was, at least she’s not in it anymore.

So we add a funeral to our busy weekend. We don’t have to, but as soon as I got off the phone with my mother yesterday, I didn’t even hesitate & thought “I’m attending, no ifs, ands, or buts”.

I saw a photo on Megadeth’s facebook page yesterday. December 5th in Mexico, Megadeth, Lamb of God, Trivium all on the same bill as chosen by Slipknot who is also playing. I’m not a huge Slipknot fan, but the other 3 together would pay for my ticket to Knot Fest in a second!

Slipknot is a bit to heavy for me though. I have one album from iTunes though from earlier in their career

A demo of what will be released on the Kurt Cobain solo album.

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/10/sappy-kurt-cobain-solo/

How is this not HILARIOUS!

New petition for Dave Grohl to host Saturday Night Live

http://diffuser.fm/want-dave-grohl-to-host-saturday-night-live-weve-got-just-the-petition-for-you/

LANGUAGE!!!

Hard to believe? Jack White is quite recognizable

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/10/jack-white-crashed-his-neighborhood-potluck-and-no-one-recogonized-him/

Sweden plans to be the first fossil fuel free nation

http://www.iflscience.com/environment/sweden-combats-climate-change-aiming-be-fossil-fuel-free-nation

25 years ago Slayer released the album ‘Reign in Blood’

http://loudwire.com/slayer-reign-in-blood-album-anniversary/

‘Cage the Elephant’ announce their 4th album

http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/10/cage-the-elephant-announces-new-album-tell-me-im-pretty-produced-by-dan-auerbach/

NHL starts tonight! If it wasn’t the Montreal Canadians vs. The Toronto Maple Leafs, I probably wouldn’t care. I just want to know the outcome. To see how many goals Montreal will win by or to see Toronto win their first game of 34 wins in an 82 game season. Toronto’s last championship was WHAT!!!! In the ’60s?

REALLY? Another broken leg for Dave Grohl?

http://www.thedailybro.com/news/foo-fighters-dave-grohl-breaks-other-leg-fans-stunned-when-he-keeps-performing

New super group with members from Pearl Jam, Soundgarden & Queens of the Stone Age. Say hello to “Ten Commandos”

http://loudwire.com/soundgarden-pearl-jam-queens-of-the-stone-age-members-launch-ten-commandos-band/

I was in the kitchen making a smoothie. Fruit & vegetables into our Vitamix! I turned on some music here’s what I popped on, in order…..

Songs I like, “Sevendust” I have 9 albums, but I’m digging the new one from last week more than I expected. “Kill the Flaw”

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Chris