Tag: Larry Carlton

Like Omigod!, Music

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 8

Before we even get into this selection of songs — the conclusion of Disc Two, for those of you playing along at home — this...

Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday Rewind: “Scrooged”

Kelly Stitzel revisits another post from A Soundtrack Saturday Christmas, this time the Bill Murray classic, Scrooged....

Music, Television

Here’s Something Else!: More Must Hear TV — Prime-time Themes That Still Rock

There are TV themes you remember. “All In The Family,” with its way-back talk of President Hoover and LaSalle cars. Johnny...


Music, Smooth Sailing

Smooth Sailing: Tom Scott Gets Streamlined

They might make some of the most boring music on Earth, but many of the most well-known smooth jazz artists have pretty fascinating...


Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Joni Mitchell, “The Hissing of Summer Lawns”

Joni Mitchell is a long-time member of my personal pantheon. It’s a short list of artists who I revere not just for what they...


Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Steely Dan, “The Royal Scam”

Cratedigger is a regular (well, maybe semi-regular) column in which I’ll discuss some of my favorite vinyl. The Royal Scam was...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 14

The other day Metal Sucks introduced me to Firewind’s cover of Michael Sembello’s “Maniac.” That in turn took me...