Rush – “Tom Sawyer” (Live)

Yuri and Jeff more than fill any “classical music” or “50’s doo-wop” quotas around here, so I figured I’d do well to veer in a different direction with my posts. This here is Rush performing “Tom Sawyer” live in 2004. I often measure a group’s true talent by how they sound live versus how they […]

John K. – Madman or Genius? Or both?

When we were seven, we unknowingly listened to the likes of Beethoven, Rossini, Debussy, and even Raymond Scott on an almost daily basis, and we ate it all up. So much for kids not appreciating the classics – looks like all it took to spoon-feed a bit of “The Thieving Magpie” was to sugarcoat it […]