Now THIS is a challenge! Continue
And one I have been thinking about for years.
To try and take Music and use it to Build A House!
While I always knew how…
Added by Mike Pell on July 23, 2018 at 9:42pm —
I’ll start this Chapter with a Suggested Song. Continue
And even for Rockollections or Sax And The City, there are suggestions, and there are those that carry a certain weight, lol!
Then a trip back in…
Added by Mike Pell on July 20, 2018 at 9:51pm —
It’s Sax And The City, with Songs that prominently contain or feature Saxophone. Continue
I have spoken before about how I place a great emphasis on Songs that Begin and End Series- it’s a chance to set the mood and/or close by saying something…
Added by Mike Pell on July 16, 2018 at 9:38pm —
In the previous Chapter, I said this is right where I want to be. Continue
It’s a nice diversion as Sax And The City Grooves Into Jazz.
Including my favorite Jazz Song, which 2 years after its release,…
Added by Mike Pell on July 11, 2018 at 9:03pm —
Sax And The City returns after a week off so I could plead the 4th! Continue
This is trouble- between me thinking of more Sax songs and people making better suggestions than they ever have, this Series may never end, lol!…
Added by Mike Pell on July 9, 2018 at 9:48pm —
Once again, my failure to turn the Calendar Page, as is often the case, interrupts the Sax And The City shows. Continue
At the last moment, I discovered we are just days away from the 4th Of July- in other words it's Almost Independence…
Added by Mike Pell on July 3, 2018 at 10:12pm —
It is America's 242nd Birthday, the day the Declaration Of Independence was approved and ratified, July 4th, 1776. Continue
Older than me, but I'm pretty damned independent too!
The firing of cannons and muskets accompanied the first public readings of the…
Added by Mike Pell on July 3, 2018 at 10:05pm —
The Amazing Sound Of The Saxophone is what we are listening to in Sax And The City. Continue
And now we come to The Greatest Band That Ever Existed, always a good idea in any Musical Endeavor.
Added by Mike Pell on June 27, 2018 at 9:36pm —
More Wailing Saxophone as I move through the years with Sax And The City. Continue
I replayed a Song from last week because I talked over it, it was necessary as I was running short of time- but it was the only 45 RPM a guy's father ever…
Added by Mike Pell on June 25, 2018 at 9:06pm —
We move on with Sax And The City- our Celebration Of The Saxophone! Continue
They are still in Rock & Roll but nowhere near as prevalent as in those Early Days in The 1950’s.
Sometimes the Sax wails…
Added by Mike Pell on June 21, 2018 at 9:47pm —
It’s the start of a new Series, a Celebration Of The Saxophone! Continue
With no apologies to HBO and their old Series, I am calling this Sax And The City!
This could go long, there’s lots to choose…
Added by Mike Pell on June 20, 2018 at 8:46pm —
A lot of traveling in this Episode, finishing up in L.A. and then a trip across country back to New York. Continue
After that, a short stop on Long Island, before the long journey across the pond to more of the scene in…
Added by Mike Pell on June 13, 2018 at 11:12pm —
I realize just how impossible it is to play all the songs I want to in this 1967 And The Summer Of Love series, no matter how many years it takes. Continue
In this opening half, I'll have something I couldn't ignore, Protest Music...just…
Added by Mike Pell on June 11, 2018 at 9:49pm —
We'll close out our featured artist in this final episode, beginning with a song I would have bought based on the title alone. Continue
I'll have the 3rd of the songs the Beatles covered by Carl.…
Added by Mike Pell on June 6, 2018 at 10:18pm —
I was busy this week so this is an old show, I mean an OLD show, lol! Continue
Among all my favorite kinds of music, Rockabilly has always been right up there.
There is a raucous letting go that…
Added by Mike Pell on June 4, 2018 at 9:30pm —
Food, Glorious Food is the Theme. Continue
After a quick Picnic, a trip to one of the truly great places for Food, New Orleans.
And since NOLA Food is so rich,…
Added by Mike Pell on May 31, 2018 at 2:46pm —
I am sure many of you went to a Barbecue this past Memorial Day. Continue
Almost guaranteed were Hot Dogs, Hamburgers and French Fries!
I went to do an Odds and Ends show with that subconsciously in my…
Added by Mike Pell on May 29, 2018 at 10:12pm —
The Memorial Day Remembrance concludes for this year, but in my heart continues the other 364 days. Continue
This time, I'll open with a song about a guy who, I hate to say it, would have made it easier on his family and himself if he had…
Added by Mike Pell on May 23, 2018 at 8:51pm —
Memorial Day is May 28th, it used to always be on May 30th before our fixation with Monday Holidays. Continue
It is a day of Remembrance for those who have died in our nation's service- the ultimate…
Added by Mike Pell on May 21, 2018 at 10:21pm —
Spring Mating Season continues for Humans and other Earthly and Earthy Creatures.
Added by Mike Pell on May 16, 2018 at 10:22pm —