I Came For the Dew

Recently Mountain Dew released a new flavor, Black Label. The color of a merlot and tasting of berries, It’s a delicious addition to the ever growing Mountain Dew flavor family (Code Red, Voltage, White Out, Baja Blast, Game Fuel, etc.) However, it does not require much investigation to realize that Black Label is just normal…

Dearly Beloved…

Last Thursday the world lost one of the most unique and innovative artists in music history. Prince was more than just another R&B singer or hit maker, he was a beacon of human sexuality and an all around musical genius. I first discovered Prince as a pre-adolescent MTV watcher. It was the early 80’s and…

Burning Away

Destructive systems punish the generations While outside the world turns epically slowly Grinding down the hearts of any who love free Political ideals become the fuel for change While revolutionaries are labeled crazy Suit wearing white men are trusted by distrusting fools The system is broke but still kept for lack of better terms Excuses…

Follow Friday

Dedicating this FF to the one-and-only, Prince Rogers Nelson. Thank you for your inspiration, your love for music, and your charity. Instagram “There will be peace for those who love God a lot” PRESS PLAY A video posted by PRINCESTAGRAM (@prince) on Mar 30, 2016 at 7:33pm PDT     Youtube One of my favorite…

Follow Friday

Happy Friday! Enjoy this “Crafty Hour” edition of FF with these social media treasures! Instagram Bacon and Beer Classic Stay up-to-date on Bacon and Craft Beer festivals coming to a sports stadium near you! We love that @dogtagbrewing prints the names and stories of fallen soldiers on their beer cans. #ToastaHero #DrinkCraft #BandBClassic A photo…

Retro Review: Rettman’s Chronicle of Detroit Hardcore is a Must Read

The following review was originally written for thepaintedman.com just after the release of the book. Since that time, Tony has done several other amazing projects. Today’s repost was sparked by his appearance on the Cinepunx podcast. Why Be Something That You’re Not is not only a great question. It’s also the name of a song…

Follow Friday

Welcome to this week’s edition of Follow Friday! Instagram AC Custom Figures I’m not sure how he does it but these custom-made figurines are a must to add to your desktop collection! On eBay now! My Luke Skywalker Star Wars The Force Awakens 6" Black Series custom figure. Original sculpted head and details, real fabric…

Woe to the Brilliance

After retiring from a respectable, if under the radar, career in Christian music in the 80’s, Steve Taylor returned in the early 90s with Chagall Guevara, proving that the formerly solo artist could certainly play well with others. When Steve returned to music again in 2014, with another ‘supergroup’ of CCM veterans, he once again…

War

When guns fire loud The world divides One side cheers The other jeers Both wave flags For or against Patriots of difference No one is safe from opinions That’s the rub, man Just a real big pissing contest But in this one people die Mothers lose sons and daughters Wives lose husbands Husbands lose wives…