Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode One Hundred Twenty Six

The boys wanted to turn things in a slightly different direction – instead of being reminded of how the world is out of control, Jon and Rob wanted to do a show based around “stuff that makes us feel good; just a pure conversation between friends to be shared”.  So this episode is pretty much in free-form!  However, there are a few items of note, so they wouldn’t be forgotten:  the questionable “necessity” of a 6-CD boxset of R.E.M.’s Monster (naturally, for its 25th anniversary…); these box sets are excessive – not just R.E.M., but The Beatles, etc.  A 2 CD set should be more than apt – collect the singles and B-sides, if they weren’t on the original album, etc. and make it complete.  Also, movies re-boots, pathetic sequels or adaptations of T.V. shows to film shows there’s no original talent out there so this is all we get now.   “Bad Boys For Life” and “Rambo:  Last Blood”?  Stop – please.

Otherwise, you’re in for a fun ride with Jon and Rob – and you will definitely catch the good-time vibe!  

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode One Hundred Twenty Six

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Rob Ross

Rob Ross has been, for good, bad or indifferent, involved in the music industry for over 30 years - first as guitarist/singer/songwriter with The Punch Line, then as freelance journalist, producer and manager to working for independent and major record labels. He resides in Staten Island, New York with his wife and cats; he works out a lot, reads voraciously, loves Big Star and his orange Gretsch. Doesn't that make him neat?

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