Musical Cheese: The Saga Began

This post is in “beta”. I have been trying to work with embedding Mixcloud playlists, and not getting any cooperation. Leaving this accessible for people to offer advice. I am still poking at my resurrected website, trying to update old posts, retrieve dead links, etc. I’ve also had some time sitting at home, remoting in… Continue reading Musical Cheese: The Saga Began

Can You Tame Wild Wimmen: Gotham by Gaslight

Selina Kyle in "Batman: Gotham by Gaslight"

Just as I finally decided to get my dormant musicalcheese.com url to point to this section, I also got approved as an iTunes affiliate. So, If I can offer some musical cheese stories good enough to get you to click on and buy the music indicated, I might get a nickel or so. Gotham by Gaslight… Continue reading Can You Tame Wild Wimmen: Gotham by Gaslight

Ungena Za Ulimwengu

(Unite The World) This was the Temptations’ 1970 follow-up to “Ball of Confusion (That’s What the World is Today)”. If anything, it was even more adventurous and relevant, and deserved to be a much bigger hit than it was.

What I Learned Today #2: Herbie Flowers

Herbie Flowers at the Brighton Ballroom, 2010.

This comes from the fine radio show “Mint,” which, regrettably, is being pulled from the BBC 6 schedule: Herbie Flowers is someone you’ve heard, if you’ve heard classic rock at all. He’s a session bass player who started out playing tuba on cruise ship bands in the early 60’s, and began to pick up the… Continue reading What I Learned Today #2: Herbie Flowers