BORING!

More people read this when YOU share it, otherwise it will hit 70-150 views on Facebook?   It was viewed 296 times when 3 people shared it.  If you like it, please share it?  If you don’t, don’t read it, someone else might like it?  Please share it?  I don’t expect everyone to click on each link.  Just what you like.

Just what I’ve been listening to.  As I fall asleep & stretch.

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I really don’t care for a week of just stretching & not doing much for exercise.  I feel incredibly guilty.  I keep thinking “I should be exercising”.   Everything feels OK, but next week will be more of a buildup week, a week to gradually get up to my exercise goals.  My body can’t just “automatically” flip a switch & go all out.  I’d love for that to happen, but I’d end up in the same place I am now.  I really don’t need that to happen.

Some people tend to think my life is a cake walk, super easy, fantastic retirement.  That is so not the case!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  When I get up at 6:00 or 7:00 am, I get up & go ass much & as fast as I can.  Honestly, I’m more stressed now than I’ve ever been!  In the end it’s my fault, I always expect more/better from myself (self-inflicted stress).

LANGUAGE IN THE FIRST VIDEO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

In Flames shared it!  November 11th people!

 

Yep, lots of Chicago Cubs news, it has been 108 years I guess!

http://www.rollingstone.com/sports/news/world-series-chicago-cubs-became-americas-team-w448366

 

The Agonist shared it…..

 

Being beside drummer, Danny Carey of Tool, during a drum solo would be AWESOME!!!  Lucky kid!  Video inside the link.

http://loudwire.com/young-tool-fan-invited-onstage-to-watch-danny-carey-drum-solo/

 

Yeah, I watched the CMAs/Country Music Awards.  I’m not much of a country music fan, I watched it so I could hang out with my wife.  How did a rock & metal fan marry a country music fan?  Good thing all of her other attributes shine brighter than her taste in music.  At least the Dixie Chicks performed & Zac Brown Band were nominated.

http://www.rollingstone.com/country/lists/cma-awards-2016-10-best-worst-and-most-wtf-moments-w448399/best-countrys-women-stage-a-tomato-takeover-w448405

This “Zac Brown Band” album “Jekyll & Hyde” is just as good as the “Lamb of God” album “VII: Sturm Und Drang” to me.

 

Conan & Ryan Reynolds scene from the “Notebook 2”

 

“Shit spackled freckle fart” quote from one of my now 3 favourite movies.  Here’s another hint.  “When WHAM! Earned the exclamation mark”

 

“Final piece of the puzzle”-Big Wreck.  Music from, what I assume, will be their near future release?!

https://www.instagram.com/bigwreckmusic/

 

Tony Iommi on the future of Black Sabbath

http://loudwire.com/tony-iommi-black-sabbath-future-no-touring-maybe-new-music/

 

Third Ion……………….LANGUAGE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  I guess using foul language solidifies your life as a metal/rock musician.  I only swore on stage if it was a lyric in a cover song.  BECAUSE IT’S NOT NEEDED OTHER WISE.  In the end it’s the group/musicians show.  If I’m offended by the language used, whoever it is has my money, & I have every right to leave, or not attend or purchase a ticket.  That being said, if language mattered to me I’d never see Foo Fighters live.

 

She was in the “Larry Flint” movie.  I never saw it or heard any complaints about her performance.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/courtney-love-joins-lifetime-series-a-midsummers-nightmare-w448570

 

Kim has today off, E.D.O., she’s out getting groceries.  I’m stretching & taking care of the dishes among other stuff rocking out to “Iron Maiden” & “Barenaked Ladies”

 

I’ll catch you Sunday!!!

 

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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

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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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

STREAMING MUSIC SITES

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I have a question. Has U2 found what they’re looking for? Honestly, they were my favourite group once I heard “The Joshua Tree”. Then I grew my U2 catalogue with everything up to & including “How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb”.

10 best metal riffs of the ’90s according to http://www.loudwire.com
http://loudwire.com/best-metal-riffs-1990s/

I’ve gotta say the new ‘Muse’ album “Drones” I was really excited for but it’s starting to ware off already. It’s great but not really what I was expecting? Tremonti came out the same day & really surprised me with how good it was!

Muse starts off really good then goes on a slow decline after this first track.

Pentatonix doing the “Evolution of Michael Jackson”

Finger Eleven album review, available July 31st
http://rock.about.com/od/reviews/tp/Album-Reviews-Upcoming-New-Releases-by-Finger-Eleven-and-Failure.htm

Taylor Swift made enough noise & apple heard, artists will be paid for the 30 day free trial of apple’s new streaming site.
http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/apple-music-bows-to-taylor-swift-will-pay-artists-during-free-trial-20150622

Finger Eleven TV interview.
http://fox17online.com/2015/06/22/finger-eleven-prepares-to-drop-new-album/

Janet Jackson song from upcoming album this fall.
http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/janet-jackson-promises-no-sleeep-on-alluring-new-single-20150622

Is it just me or does it seem as though musicians are pushing their albums out really fast? Last week she announced the new album & today there’s a single & an expected release date for the fall? That seems really quick to me. I would think someone would release a single, announce the release date for the album once it’s recorded? I don’t know how things like that work, but it seems as though many artists like to work “under pressure”.

Don’t know why? This has been stuck in my head lately? I must need an “Odds” fix. This album was released in ’93, I’ve listened to it around 4 times since 2008 & it still holds up for me.

More debates over Apple’s streaming music site.
http://www.nme.com/news/taylor-swift/86365?utm_campaign=nme-june-22-22-06-2015&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

I don’t want my music streaming. How about a subscription to iTunes? I can download for free while Apple pays the artists? We’ve always been able to purchase vinyl, cassettes, CDs or digital files & now you’re taking away the opportunity to own music? If you’re paying them a decent amount for a streaming/radio site, maybe take a look & do the same with iTunes so I can download it & own it instead of paying for renting music for the rest of my life? Look at what you made & what’s wrong with it then fix it? Don’t just build a better mouse trap, fix the old one? More reaction to this topic…
http://www.nme.com/news/various-artists/86370?utm_campaign=nme-june-22-22-06-2015&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

Why Apple says Taylor Swift was right.
http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/apple-exec-eddy-cue-why-taylor-swift-was-right-20150622

If I can’t OWN it legally, torrent files it is! Where you pay $0.00 for anything digital. You take my stuff away, I’ll take your’s away. I have nothing against others using a streaming service. For me it’s like renting an apartment, once you stop paying, you lose the apartment. If you’re paying your mortgage eventually you’ll own your living space. You’ll never own the apartment by paying rent.

John Oliver’s take on the Charleston shooting. Why is this still happening? If you hit your head against a concrete wall 400+ times you’d think it would start to hurt after a while?
http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/news/watch-john-olivers-epic-takedown-of-the-confederate-flag-20150622

Article with “Lamb of God” members on their comeback album now that Randy Blythe is a free man.
http://www.premierguitar.com/articles/22671-lamb-chops-the-tools-and-techniques-behind-lamb-of-gods-crushing-comeback-album
POSSIBLE LANGUAGE!!!!

Tool announce a Halloween show.
http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/06/tool-announce-halloween-concert-as-first-live-performance-of-2015/

Tribute band fills in for Foo Fighters
http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/06/foo-fighters-tribute-band-fills-in-for-real-foo-fighters-with-last-minute-gig-in-london/

Aziz Ansari’s serious take on modern love.
http://www.rollingstone.com/culture/features/aziz-ansaris-serious-take-on-modern-love-20150622

Big Wreck live.

Personally, along with many other baseball fans this is not right. Pete Rose bet on his team to win one game he was managing not playing in & he bet on them to win. Suspension, fine I agree, lifetime ban from baseball not right. Baseball is currently looking around the corner of inducting steroid users into the ‘Hall of Fame’. If one steroid user get’s in, most of the fans will react in a negative fashion.
http://www.rollingstone.com/sports/features/pete-rose-is-finally-out-of-second-chances-20150622

Songs I like. “John Mayer”

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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