Hi-fi Fo Flummoxed

I like to say that I’m one of maybe a dozen people on the planet still using a home stereo … More

A Third Ear for “Monster”

R.E.M., Monster (Craft, 2019) PERSONNEL: Michael Stipe (vocals); Peter Buck (guitars); Mike Mills (bass); Bill Berry (drums) TRACK LISTING (Original … More

Five Fave Albums from 2018

I’ve never cared for “Best” lists. Their subjectivity is beyond the pale. To declare something the “best” is to imply … More

Two for the Show

While it may seem like it, I actually don’t hear everything. I check out more bands than the average (or … More