Firstly, I want to wish everyone a Merry 2013 Christmas. This Christmas posting comes a little late since most of Ontario was plagued with an ice storm on December 21 this year and thusly, our power, TV and Internet went down. Fortunately our power came back about 8 hours later but Internet service remains out at the time of this writing on Christmas Day.
Okay so getting to the point, which as you may have recognized takes some time for me, I wanted to reminisce a little this…Continue
Added by Brian Ritchie on December 25, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments
As an old school kind of guy, I tend to forget that a virtually endless library of music is literally at our fingertips on youtube. When I was a young lad, music came in the form of AM radio (usually at night when the air inversion layer helped bounce signals from the northern US states) and listening to vinyl albums at friends houses...and subsequently saving up the cash required to buy the ones that caught your attention at Stedmans.
The other day I ran a search for an old Deep…Continue
I suppose this saga begins, as it had with most kids, on the evening of February 9, 1964. This was the first American performance of The Beatles on the Ed Sullivan show. I was only 12 years old, but certainly enthralled with this “new wave” of music coming to America. Watching on our black and white TV, through the normal transmission static, there they were…..these four young guys from Liverpool, England, with very different haircuts, clothing style, and most importantly, different…Continue