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Brief Tales of Musical Odds and Ends

I pride myself on having a large working knowledge of all things music but boy did I get an awakening last week that showed there is always so much more to learn.

Last Sunday, I was watching a playoff football game and it ended at 8pm. The next thing I planned to watch didn't start until 9pm so I planned to do a little reading and decided to use the Music Choice digital music channel for Classic Rock to accompany the turning of the pages.

Now normally that would've been the end…

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Added by TageRyche on January 13, 2018 at 5:00pm — 5 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: PAST PRESENT AND FUTURE PT.3

It is early in the year, and my musical look at the Past, Present and Future rolls along, just like real life.

A couple of songs about the Future to begin, then one that you will surely know, that sounds like it should be about the Future, just by its title…

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Added by Mike Pell on January 7, 2018 at 7:30pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: PAST PRESENT AND FUTURE PT.2

It's Music for the Past, Present and Future, continuing with the Future.

The main thing to tell you about this Chapter is that 2...TWO... songs I thought of while planning the Series I couldn't find.…

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Added by Mike Pell on January 4, 2018 at 4:13pm — 4 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: PAST PRESENT AND FUTURE PT.1

I'll start this opening episode off with a few songs to Ring In The New Year!

Then, taking that thought about a new year prompting Reflections On Life, I will greatly expand on it.

Bringing us the…

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Added by Mike Pell on January 2, 2018 at 1:49pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: NEW YEAR 2018 PT.2

The New Year is fast approaching, and did I say Happy New Year?

If not I will, lol!

I need a Calendar dammit, a paper one that you can write on.

Notice they don’t give them away in stores…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 28, 2017 at 3:06pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: NEW YEAR 2018 PT.1

The New Year 2018 is upon us, breathing down our necks.

I’ll start with a song that I’ve heard for years but never knew the correct title of, and that may be true for you too.

It has always made me think Party though!

After that, the…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 26, 2017 at 7:20pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: CHRISTMAS PARTY 2017 PT.4 END

It’s the Home Stretch for this Christmas Party, with an Open Bar so pour them down quickly, lol!

For the opening set, what’s this connection with Santa and Baby?…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 21, 2017 at 10:20pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: CHRISTMAS PARTY 2017 PT.3

It's Week 2 of the all-inclusive, everybody's invited Rockollections Christmas Party.

What you believe in doesn't matter, I don't care, I don’t even want to hear about it- it's a Party!…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 20, 2017 at 7:34pm — 4 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: 60'S CHRISTMAS 2017 PT.2

Our 60's Christmas Party continues with Music from that Decade.

Opening with a well known Song since I felt guilty about the very quirky Part One!

And I’ll note the beginning of Hannukah, as this is always an…
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Added by Mike Pell on December 13, 2017 at 8:04pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: 60'S CHRISTMAS 2017 PT.1

It is time for the Annual Two-Week Rockollections Christmas Party, a little early this year but blame the calendar.

As I did in 2015, the Theme Within A Theme for this first week is the 1960’s- all songs played will be from the 60’s, except for the ones I fouled up, lol!

It…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 11, 2017 at 10:02pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: VOL3- NAMEDROPPING PT.2

It’s Namedropping Songs, and I enjoy these shows because I get to point out some things you may have never heard or noticed.

In an odd turn of events, I’ll play the King Of Namedropping Namedropping The King Of Self Namedropping!

We’ll hear both.

Then one I am sure…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 6, 2017 at 7:37pm — 6 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: VOL3- NAMEDROPPING PT.1

It’s Namedropping time again, let’s call it Vol.3.

The Dictionary Definition is, “To mention casually the names of illustrious or famous people in order to imply that one is on familiar terms with them. It is intended as a means of self-promotion.”

You'll easily know…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 4, 2017 at 9:49pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: VOL1: FAVES AND GUILTIES PT.2

The Muse steered me a little Folkie at the beginning, and I wanted to play the two Best Songs I have ever heard about Old…

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Added by Mike Pell on November 29, 2017 at 9:50pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: VOL1: FAVES AND GUILTIES PT.1

It has occurred to me that this Rockollections show will not go on forever.

Some day, for…
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Added by Mike Pell on November 27, 2017 at 10:03pm — 4 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: THANKSGIVING DINNER PT.2 END

Thanksgiving is really really close…

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Added by Mike Pell on November 22, 2017 at 9:07pm — 1 Comment

ROCKOLLECTIONS: THANKSGIVING DINNER PT.1

Thanksgiving is close, very close!…

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Added by Mike Pell on November 20, 2017 at 9:57pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: THE 60'S POETS- WAR AND PEACE PT.2

It’s The 60's Poets, and their Thoughts and Stories About War And Peace.

These are virtually all Anti-War Songs, and the War back in the 60’s was Vietnam as you…
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Added by Mike Pell on November 15, 2017 at 8:46pm — 4 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: THE 60'S POETS- WAR AND PEACE PT.1

Just days ago it was Veterans Day, and a big Thank You for their service, so it seemed like a good time for this.

A trip back to the 60's for The Poets, and for…
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Added by Mike Pell on November 13, 2017 at 9:29pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: AUTUMN SHOW PT.2

After such a beautiful Summer for us here in NYC, it is nice to move into Autumn.

And we have that annual phenomenon to enjoy...Indian Summer!

That will be fully…

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Added by Mike Pell on November 8, 2017 at 9:59pm — 8 Comments

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