Some of the most profoundly poignant, hauntingly beautiful pieces of music I’ve had the trembling pleasure of hearing have come from the cello. It’s the closest a musical instrument has ever come to the innate cries of the human heart, and I can say (even as an atheist) that if there is a god, surely … Continue reading Music Box: 2Cellos – Cello, I Love You
What's more wondrous than a beautiful, modern Rob lip-syncing in his underwear to Michael Buble? How about a beautiful, classic Rob lip-syncing to Tom Waits circa 1982? Yep. Still mine.
I know it appears that, seemingly, My New Boyfriend is morphing from a momentary place for hilarity and levity to a political ranting pit stop. My apologies, but I can't deter my passions sometimes. So, to even things out, here's a juxtaposition of both. Here, in 3 minutes, is last night's Nashville Presidential debate/song and … Continue reading Music Box: Presidential Debate (Nashville Edition)
Here's a sorta "duet" between Rob and Mary Jane ~ she always brings out the best in my baby ~ performing Michael Buble's "Fever". Is there any reason to wonder why I tolerate love him (Rob, not Buble)? Yep, ladies and gents. He's all mine. Who's crying now?
Last week I posted my favorite CDs of 2005. And while it’s a hard task (I mean, who wants to intentionally revisit painful memories?), here are the worst musical experiences of my 2005. 1 IL DIVO Il Divo So, Simon Cowell searches the globe for the best opera singers he could find and all we … Continue reading Music Box Report Card: The Worst Albums of 2005
I figure I’d give this whole blogging thing a whirl – so many people are doing it, so I figure, what the hell. And what a perfect time, too! I’m sitting here, at home, fading into perpetual boredom, out on 6 weeks medical leave for a meniscus problem. So how better to bide my time … Continue reading Music Box Report Card: The Best Albums of 2005