New Stuff and More D Songs Jul27

New Stuff and More D...

Here’s what I played on this week’s Taste the Floor Show: Bickenhall featuring Camille Marsh: Chasing the Rain Meg Birch: I’m Not in Love Annexe The Moon: Bring You Down Fleshtones: Love My Lover Esme Patterson: We Were Wild Joanna Gruesome: Occult Bookshop Alexa Madrid: Other...

I Have No Regrets About My Ralph Nader Vote, Work Jul27

I Have No Regrets Ab...

While everyone is deciding what to do with their votes this year, let me share some thoughts about the Ralph Nader 2000 campaign effort and what it meant to me. I’m mainly throwing this together for two reasons: 1) While I no longer get threats or nasty emails about my work for Nader...

Long songs … Jul20

Long songs …

As can sometimes happen, life got in the way and I had to throw together a show tonight. So I did, featuring some of my favorite long songs, LOL. 🙂 The Dandy Warhols: It’s a Fast-Driving Rave-Up with the Dandy Warhols Sixteen Minutes … Isaac Hayes: Walk on By The Velvet...

Top D Songs Plus New Stuff Jul13

Top D Songs Plus New...

Here’s what I played this week on the Taste the Floor Show: Sophie B. Hawkins: Damn, I Wish I was Your Lover The Rolling Stones: Dance (Part 1) Led Zeppelin: Dancing Days Azure Ray: Dancing Ghosts The Dandy Warhols: The Dandy Warhols TV Theme Song The Yeah Yeah Yeahs: Date with a Knife...

Dallas Police Used Robot with Bomb to Kill Shooter Jul09

Dallas Police Used R...

I’m glad this is starting to get out there a bit: Legal Experts Raise Alarm over Shocking Use of ‘Killer Robot’ in Dallas The Dallas Police force essentially executed an alleged guilty party by using a remote operated vehicle armed with a bomb. Stop and think about that for...

I’m as Old as Mr. Howell Jul08

I’m as Old as ...

“Lovey!” While watching “Gilligan’s Island” on MeTV for a few minutes tonight, I realized that I’m as old as Jim Backus was when he appeared on the show as the character, “Mr. Howell.” This simply stuns me right...

You’re Just Seeing Authoritarianism Now? Jul08

You’re Just Se...

Where have you been? This morning, a well-known media critic who I respect and admire – although differ often – wrote on Facebook that he “never felt more depressed and paralyzed about what’s going on in our country than I do right now. I fear that we’re sliding...

Songs in the Key of C Jul06

Songs in the Key of ...

Here’s the Taste the Floor playlist for July 6, 2016, my most played songs beginning with the letter C, according to iTunes. The Replacements: Can’t Hardly Wait The Knack: Can’t Put a Price on Love The Rolling Stones: Can’t You Hear Me Knocking Iggy Pop (with Kate Pierson): Candy The...