Tag Archives: cover songs

Being Felt

“The Green Album,” a new collection of Muppets tunes, gave me a sense of déjà vu. The disc contains 12 songs covered by modern artists such as OK Go, Amy Lee and My Morning Jacket. When I worked at KROQ, … Continue reading

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“Sing!” (me to wife)

Sopranos have a special place in my heart. I’m married to one. I love to hear my wife sing at church and as a member of the Knoxville Choral Society. She’s been diligently rehearsing for this week’s performances with the … Continue reading

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Concrastination

In the afterglow of a very successful Star 102.1’s Dancing with the Knoxville Stars, speculation has already turned to who will be in next year’s cast. Terry Morrow reports that WBIR’s Kris Budden has expressed interest. During Thursday night’s show, … Continue reading

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Been a Year, It Doesn’t Surprise Me

Once again, “Last Christmas” is the song that is stuck in my head. This time it is a cover version recorded by The Puppini Sisters that I can’t stop hearing. Last year, it was “Last Christmas” by the cast of … Continue reading

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Stop Callin’

Young customers at Big Ed’s Pizza are allowed to use the restaurant’s phone to call home for a ride. The old-timey telephone has been there since before their parents, and possibly grandparents, were even born. While I was there on … Continue reading

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Got Me Dazing

Pop music and performance art collide in a New York nightclub every month under the heading “Our Hit Parade.” I am trying to figure out how to explain the path of mouse clicks that got me to discover it. Something … Continue reading

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Song Choice

Adam Golka almost made us late for The Breakfast Club. The piano virtuoso was practically forced to play an encore by Maestro Lucas Richman. My wife and I attended last night’s performance by the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra. The second half … Continue reading

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