Tag Archives: jazz

The London Gay Big Band

I’m a jazz buff with a special affection for big bands.  Every two or three weeks I jump on iTunes and look at the new releases, hoping to find a new album or some classic reissue to add to my … Continue reading

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Why I Don’t Watch the Grammy’s

  People who know me well know I am a big time music lover.  I listen to it every day of my life.  I own thousands of records, CD’s and concert videos, all stored on shelves in my cave and alphabetized by artist.  … Continue reading

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Don’t Sing If You’re a Drummer

Buddy Rich was arguably the greatest drummer who’s ever lived.  In 1959 he had an angina attack and was told by his doctors that his drumming days were over.  He brooded for a while, and then decided to become a … Continue reading

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