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{Brad's Corner} February 2017: All Stars

{Bradís Corner}

I just got back from a rowdy trip to New Orleans. ¬†The NBA All-Star game is arriving there very soon, and all over town they were preparing for it. ¬†Posters of LeBron were as common in the French Quarter as overzealous and pushy shot girls.… Read the rest

{Brad's Corner} January 2017: Where Do We Take It From Here?

{Bradís Corner}

The great 90’s rock philosophers Semisonic once wisely and sagely sang every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end. ¬†A clever way of describing life. ¬†Life, relationships, work, sports, the music biz. ¬†Ah, the music biz. ¬†That vain temptress that clings to our emotions, wrings hope from darkness and if the mood is right can sour sunshine with the blues. ¬†… Read the rest

{Brad's Corner} November 2016: Pals

{Bradís Corner}

Pick up your loose ends, take ’em to your friends…they’ll put ’em back together again…if you let them. – Rusty Wier

Many things have healing power. ¬†Yet, I’ve never found something as therapeutic as good tunes and better friends. ¬†Rusty Wier was a sage man. ¬†… Read the rest

{Brad's Corner} October 2016: You Are What You Eat

{Bradís Corner}

Just like eating junk food is bad for your body, listening to junk music is bad for your brain and soul. ¬†It’s a simple premise, but just as a great majority of folks hit that drive thru as opposed to seeking more fulfilling nourishment because it’s so much easier, music consumers do the same. ¬†… Read the rest

{Brad's Corner} September 2016: Cooly Uncool

{Bradís Corner}

The only true currency in this bankrupt world is what you share with someone else when you’re uncool. ¬†Lester Bangs said that. ¬†It was recreated for dramatic effect in Almost Famous and it rings true 40 years later. Musicians, by and large, grow up the uncool kids in a sea of jocks, climbers and brainiacs. ¬†… Read the rest