Tim

Friday, 16 August 2019 13:08

My Memories of Woodstock

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Woodstock turns 50 this weekend and everyone's talking about it. My memories aren't as vivid as others. I was not there. I was nine and heading into 4th grade. My parents wouldn't have taken me even if I'd asked and my brother and sister, (15 and 12 respectively), didn't go…
Thursday, 15 August 2019 09:29

The Backstage Life

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This popped up on my news feed this morning. It was taken five years ago today. The Crue was at Blossom with Alice Cooper opening . Tommy Lee declined the meet & greet but I was happy to hang Vince, Nikki, and Mick. There were a number of reasons why…
Wednesday, 14 August 2019 12:18

The Headlines Tell the Story

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Sometimes you need to look no further than the headline of a story to get the jist of what's going on. For more complicated matters, it's always best to take the time to keep yourself fully informed. But in this business, I amuse myself by searching out the weird of…
Tuesday, 13 August 2019 09:39

Beer & Pizza! What's not to love?

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Is there anything more tasty or a food pairing more perfect than beer and pizza? Go ahead, fight me! It was my college sustenance and the taste combo has stuck with me since then. That's why I am all about an event at the Akron Civic Theater this October 11th.…
Monday, 12 August 2019 12:09

The Vinyl Word - To Keep or Get Rid Of

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My wife Sue and I are moving. With 5 adult kids between us who have moved on into their own places, we simply don't need that much room anymore, to say nothing of the maintenance. We're downsizing to a condo but we're torn about our extensive album colllection, It's impressive,…
Friday, 09 August 2019 13:17

PorchRokr is back!

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Have you ever heard of PorchRokr? Well, the ever-growing music & arts festival returns to the Highland Square area next weekend. And when I say Highland Square, I mean it's all over Highland Square! On the streets, around park areas and best of all, on a lot of front porches…