Yearly Archives: 2016

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Have a Very Ronnie Christmas!

By |2016-12-23T18:40:02+00:00December 23rd, 2016|Categories: Armchair Metaphysics|

  My ongoing infatuation with Ronnie James Dio is no secret. His golden roar and dedication to creative, expressive music for half-a-century has permeated my career mindset and my creative output, for instance my upcoming album Holy Flute.  I keep uncovering new treasures and revisiting old ones with renewed appreciation.  Shame on the Night: Discovering the Inner [...]

Digital Witchery

By |2016-09-10T20:24:18+00:00September 10th, 2016|Categories: Armchair Metaphysics|

It is time for me to share with the select few of you who will read this a small and amusing secret that 3.5 million people don't realize. The secret is: the owner of this YouTube channel somehow found a picture of me playing inside an art project in San Francisco in 2010 and posted it [...]

Black People I Love

By |2016-09-10T22:53:43+00:00February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Armchair Metaphysics|

Solé "Skin Deep" debut album 1999 As musicians, we tend to judge another musician based on how much they've practiced, how creative they are, and how pleasant to be around they are, and most other attributes fall away to a distance, including but not limited to skin color, economic background, cultural heritage, and aesthetic sensibilities, [...]