In Fall 2006 I set out to explore Western Massachusetts and see a few Bob Dylan concerts in the process. I started by taking a train from New York to Boston, for a two-night stand at the Agganis Arena. Jack White's side project, the Raconteurs, was the opening act on this tour and I remember … Continue reading A movie about Thanksgiving
Written in honor of John Lennon's birthday.
When I was 8 years old, give or take a year, one of my favorite albums was Sports, by Huey Lewis and the News. It was something that my parents played on a Saturday afternoon on the boombox in the kitchen, and this album along with a few others by Billy Joel, Paul Simon, and … Continue reading Huey Lewis Feels Like Home
1995 was a big year. I was 16, a high school junior that spring. As I set out to to reflect on the last 25 years of my life, most of which revolve around rock and roll, let me first give you a little background. My early teenage years were devoted to being a Kennedy … Continue reading 1995