Tag Archives: Music

Possibilities by Herbie Hancock

Possibilities by Herbie Hancock with Lisa Dickey; 2014; $29.95; 344 pages; Viking, New York, NY; 978-0-670-01471-2; purchased from Multnomah County Librarys’ Title Wave Used Bookstore; 2/19/16-2/23/16 Why did I read this?  Back in the day when I was attending South Eugene High School the school district had a radio station and some of us got to have […]

1000 Songs that Rock Your World by Dave Thompson

1000 Songs that Rock Your World by Dave Thompson; 2011;$19.99;318 pages; Krause Publications, Iola, WI; 978-1-4402-1422-6; purchased from Multnomah County Library’s Title Wave Used Bookstore; 2/17/16-2/19/16 Why did I read this?  Because as my cubicle mate Bess says music energizes me when I start the day with music.  Music is an important part of my life and […]

It’s so easy

Simple Dreams, A Musical Memoir by Linda Ronstadt; 2013; $26.00; 242 pages; Simon & Schuster, New York, NY; 978-1-4516-6872-8; Checked out from Multnomah County Library, Library Outreach; 1/9-1/10 Why did I pick this up?  Because for as long as I can remember I have been listening to Linda Ronstadt and I used to have a poster […]

Monday Music

One day David and I were going through the drive thru at the KFC/A&W at 82nd and Powell and the voice comes through the speaker, “Hi, my name is Tennille, may I take your order.”  My first thought  was its’ come to this now, oh how the mighty have fallen.  When we got up to […]

Monday Music

To me one of the artist who really reflects America and especially small town America is John Mellencamp.  I have listened to him since he was known as Johnny Cougar and Joan Jett was singing his songs.  He has fought the music authorities throughout his career over his name, his music.  He is one of […]

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