More about Neil Peart

More about Neil Peart

I’ve had a bit of time to think about the terrible loss of Neil Peart. I wrote the following in a Facebook group of people that have been fans of Rush, long enough to be considered ‘Elders’ of the fandom of the group. Though I’m in a lot of different groups...
“Local Bands” and Their Music

“Local Bands” and Their Music

It really bothers me how rare it is for someone to take a chance on local bands and music. I’m eager to hear how these bands approach the art of music, and am always open to new styles and genres. What bothers me is that many people cannot handle it and would rather...
Heilung

Heilung

The first time I had ever heard of Heilung was at a table top roleplaying game that either I was running, or the game was running us as players. I don’t remember if it was a Dungeons & Dragons game, or another sort-of roleplaying game called “Sherlock Solves!”...
What Are Musical Conversations?

What Are Musical Conversations?

It started off as an occasional broadcast via an internet radio style connection. At that time, the concept was to share music with friends, have them hear music that they may not have been aware of, also to be the radio that DJ I’ve always wanted to be. It moved to...
About Neil Peart

About Neil Peart

This past Friday we learned of the death of Neil Peart, which happened earlier in the week. A dear old friend sent what to me were initially cryptic messages thanks to auto-correct. And I was stunned. Plans last Friday night were to go see my friends in their Pink...