Category Archives: music

Roadies' Bill and Shirley look at the supermoon from the inside of an empty truck

Roadies

I really loved this series.  There was just something special about it.  Roadies instantly became my favorite show of summer 2016.

Roadies' Bill and Shirley look at the supermoon from the inside of an empty truck

Roadies

I really loved this series.  There was just something special about it.  Roadies instantly became my favorite show of summer 2016.

Kunta Kinte - Malachi Kirby in the 2016 production of Roots. He's in focus and a curved line of men are not.

Roots (2016)

Stills from the 2016 production of Roots; links to content for after you watch it; and a review of the Music of Roots.

Kunta Kinte - Malachi Kirby in the 2016 production of Roots. He's in focus and a curved line of men are not.

Roots (2016)

Stills from the 2016 production of Roots; links to content for after you watch it; and a review of the Music of Roots.

Magic Milo takes a bow

The 2016 General Hospital Nurses Ball

As posted in What I’m Watching: May 28, 2016 the 2016 General Hospital Nurses Ball did not disappoint, at least in terms of having male strippers perform a male-only striptease on daytime television. There were also other surprises in store… The nurses

Magic Milo takes a bow

The 2016 General Hospital Nurses Ball

As posted in What I’m Watching: May 28, 2016 the 2016 General Hospital Nurses Ball did not disappoint, at least in terms of having male strippers perform a male-only striptease on daytime television. There were also other surprises in store… The nurses

Nina Simone looks at the audience after a long and solemn bow before sitting down to the piano.

What Happened, Miss Simone?

Today is February 21st, and it is the anniversary of Nina Simone’s birthday.  She played the piano like the keys were just natural extensions of her fingers.  Her technical abilities were as good as her interpretation of notes and phrases.  She knew how to

Nina Simone looks at the audience after a long and solemn bow before sitting down to the piano.

What Happened, Miss Simone?

Today is February 21st, and it is the anniversary of Nina Simone’s birthday.  She played the piano like the keys were just natural extensions of her fingers.  Her technical abilities were as good as her interpretation of notes and phrases.  She knew how to

Mary J Blige sings on Taraji and Terrence's White Hot Holidays special on Fox 2015

Taraji and Terrence’s White Hot Holidays

I guess I watched two Christmas specials today.  Bill Murray’s Netflix special “A Very Murray Christmas” and Fox’s “Taraji and Terrence’s White Hot Holidays.” My favorite renditions were Mary J. Blige on my favorite Christmas song, “The Christmas Song,” and

Mary J Blige sings on Taraji and Terrence's White Hot Holidays special on Fox 2015

Taraji and Terrence’s White Hot Holidays

I guess I watched two Christmas specials today.  Bill Murray’s Netflix special “A Very Murray Christmas” and Fox’s “Taraji and Terrence’s White Hot Holidays.” My favorite renditions were Mary J. Blige on my favorite Christmas song, “The Christmas Song,” and

Taraji P Henson with raised eyebrows fur coat and thick gold hoop earrings giving side eye

Empire

Last night I watched Empire’s premiere.  And by the overnights, 9.9 million of you were along with me. I love NPR’s take on it, calling it a soap opera set to music.  It explains why I instinctively knew why I’d

Taraji P Henson with raised eyebrows fur coat and thick gold hoop earrings giving side eye

Empire

Last night I watched Empire’s premiere.  And by the overnights, 9.9 million of you were along with me. I love NPR’s take on it, calling it a soap opera set to music.  It explains why I instinctively knew why I’d