Talking to Kids About Black Sabbath & Ozzy

It’s best to start talking with children about Ozzy in early childhood – but it’s never too late!Talking to children about Black Sabbath and Ozzy may be uncomfortable at first, but it gets easier with practice.There are many different ways to start conversations about Black Sabbath and Ozzy....more

Punky Mom Mixtape – Fall Music Playlist

Happy Fall ya’ll! Hopefully for some of you, the leaves are changing and the weather is starting to cool off. I definitely look forward to this time of year. We are starting to create special “mixtapes” on Spotify for our punkies to enjoy. Here are some tracks to help your house get in the mood. We call it autumn over here in England, but it will always be fall music to me....more

Something For The Weekend, Sir?

From my blog Take It Easy posted 8/11/2014It's the weekend! (in case you hadn't noticed - no need to thank me, it's all part of the service!) As it's a time for most of us to relax and recharge the batteries after the trials and tribulations of the working week, I thought I'd try to do nothing more today than entertain you. As I mentioned earlier in the week, music has always played an important role in my life and I've chosen a few songs for you that I hope will lighten your weekend....more

It's not spelt musician, it's spelt magician!

Music is far from just an art. Its a power that enables you to manipulate and transform the cosmic energy around you. As much as that sentence sounds like a bunch of BS, it is true. ...more

Q&A Saturday: Me against the music

Suzanne suggested I write something about music, and then I stumbled upon a music meme at mo’omana’o (which I hope doesn’t mean anything offensive). Serendipity-doo-dah!Which bands/artist do you own the most albums by?The syntax of this question makes my brain hurt. “From which artist do you own the most albums,” perhaps? I don’t know. Regardless: I’m pretty sure the answer is Wilco. It usually is....more

#Blessings and Empty Gold // The Sunday Paper

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Let It Be - My Top 10 Favorite Covers

Today’s Daily Prompt:A restaurant that  removed your favorite item from the menu, a bad cover of a great song…write a post about something that should’ve been left untouched, but wasn’t.  Why was the original better?...more

Totally Tired

There’s a great episode in the criminally underrated Square Pegs, in which Johnny “Slash”Ulasewicz starts a new wave band called “Open 24 Hours,” which features very special guest star John Densmore on drums. Open 24 Hours lead and only single is a song called “Total Tired” and is inspired by Johnny Slash’s dominant feeling at the time of writing....more

a blog, a playlist [music of october 2014]

 Through most of October I listened to sev...more