Revisiting my extensive music collection, one artist at a time

Category Archives: Miscellaneous Thoughts


On August 8, 2022 my dad, Larry Kamerman, passed away at the age of 92. He was an amazing father; loving, supportive, patient and always making his kids feel like … Continue reading

August 26, 2022 · 30 Comments

LIVING IN A GLASS HOUSE – You May Be Right, I May Be Crazy

Thirty-nine years ago on this date, March 12, 1980, Billy Joel released his 7th studio album, Glass Houses. Although I already liked some of his music and constantly heard all … Continue reading

March 12, 2019 · 24 Comments

I’M ALIVE…AND I MISS YOU (A Blogger’s Lament)

When I wrapped up the Forty Year Friday series on my favorite albums of 1977 back in December 2017, my plan was to take a few months off from blogging. … Continue reading

October 26, 2018 · 27 Comments

EVERYBODY GOES “YEAH, BASH!” – Led Zeppelin’s “Since I’ve Been Loving You (Live)”

Led Zeppelin has been my favorite band for nearly 40 years but I’ve rarely discussed them here because the original intent of this blog was to focus on the lesser-played … Continue reading

March 25, 2018 · 44 Comments

R.E.M. On Letterman 1983 (A Badass Performance)

It’s hard to believe it’s been nearly 35 years since R.E.M. released their wonderful debut album, Murmur. I liked them immediately and they were among my favorite bands for at … Continue reading

February 7, 2018 · 62 Comments

Blog Dylan (A Community Collaboration) – BOB DYLAN’S “INFIDELS”

December 16, 2017 has been declared “Blog Dylan Day” by some of my fellow bloggers, and I’m excited to join in the celebration of Mr. Dylan’s music. Each blogger has … Continue reading

December 16, 2017 · 36 Comments

FROM AMY TO ZAPPA – I’m Waiting For Valerie

This is a silly subject for a blog post: songs named “Valerie” (including alternate spellings). I was inspired a few weeks ago after hearing one of them at the gym, … Continue reading

January 4, 2016 · 40 Comments

HIGH ON YOU – More Hooks Than A Tackle Box

Is Survivor’s 1984 Top 10 hit single, “High On You,” the greatest song of all time? Probably not. Was it one of the best melodic rock songs of the ‘80s? … Continue reading

December 10, 2015 · 32 Comments

GONNA RAISE HELL – My First Five Concerts

Some of my favorite conversations have begun with the question, “what was your first concert?” I’m always happy to talk about my initiation into the world of living, breathing rock … Continue reading

December 1, 2015 · 92 Comments

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