Daily Archives: December 18, 2013

Setlist: Milan 12/17/13

Fired Up I’ve Got Soul Where’s The Love Scream and Be Free And I Waited This Time Around Already Home Madeline Been There Before Penny and Me Too Much Heaven For You Love (I) The Walk (Z) Crazy Beautiful (T) Juliet Thinking Of You Waiting For This Minute Without You MMMBop Get The Girl Back Sound of Light… Read More »

40 Essential Christmas Albums

RollingStone Music 34/40 Released in 1997, the same year that the classic “Mmmbop” topped the charts,  this quickie album is a tasty pop-rock candy cane. Taylor Hanson hadn’t hit  puberty yet, and his voice sounds as clear as a Christmas bell. Best track:  their version of “Run Rudolph Run,” popularized but not written by Chuck  Berry. Playing their… Read More »

Silent Night? We Wish: Five of the Worst Christmas Songs

The Link Photo Lidi Faria, Creative Commons license Flickr. 1. “Little Saint Nick” – Hanson, from the album Snowed In It’s bad enough that the entire Snowed In album sounds like the Hanson bros had a mortgage payment due; the whole thing is thrown together sloppily without much sentimentality or enthusiasm. The worst offender of the whole stale… Read More »

Setlist: Rome 12/16/13

Fired Up Ive Got Soul Wheres The Love Tragic Symphony Thinking Bout Somethin This Time Around Weird Penny and Me With You In Your Dreams Too Much Heaven Hand In Hand (I) Save Me From Myself (Z) Lost Without You (T) Juliet Give a Little Scream and Be Free Waiting For This Minute Without You Runaway Run MMMBop… Read More »