Monthly Archives: February 2011

Conclude Black History Month by picking up ‘Black Rock Volume 1’!

‘Black Rock Volume 1’ is now available as an e-book through Amazon and Barnes & Noble for only $9.99! Special thanks to Anthony Pizziatolla and Pat Aievoli at The Digital Age Group for making this happen! Click here for the … Continue reading

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Men Among Men

I wanted to alert everyone to two sites that mean a lot to me and to everyone who is in the Black Rock orbit. Ronny Drayton is an outstanding guitarist who has played with just about everyone: Nona Hendryx, Meshelle … Continue reading

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Observations & Rants

You know the state of the music is bad all around when there’s shock and uproar over a Grammy being awarded to an actual musician over a tween idol.  While I’m at it, memo to so-called Justin Bieber fans: Death … Continue reading

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A few thoughts on The Grammys….

There was plenty of irony to go around at last night’s Grammy Awards.  We had a chicken (Cee Lo) and an egg (Lady Gaga).  The major awards went to a group whose very name invokes a period in American history … Continue reading

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Who is Esperanza Spalding & the ‘Best New Artist Curse’

For those who watched the Grammys last night, the biggest question that emerged was ‘Who is Esperanza Spalding?’  Worse, all of the so-called Justin Bieber fans and outright cynics were all quick and ready to dismiss her win and or … Continue reading

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Celebrate Black History Month by picking up ‘Black Rock Volume 1’ today!

‘Black Rock Volume 1’ is now available as an e-book through Amazon and Barnes & Noble for only $9.99! Special thanks to Anthony Pizziatolla and Pat Aievoli at The Digital Age Group for making this happen! Click here for the … Continue reading

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Isn’t it cosmic?

Here’s a cosmic coincidence: Bob Marley and Ronald Reagan share the same birthday.  It’s just more proof that heaven and hell does exist.  I’m not saying who represents which, but I’m putting my money on the dude with the dreads … Continue reading

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