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Boyhood, The Beatles and The Black Album

By | Monday, January 5, 2015 at 6:50 pm

This holiday season we watched a movie called “Boyhood”.  One of the many great things about the movie is how it reflects many aspects of life, and in this case, passing down musical taste from generation to generation. In one scene in the movie, Ethan Hawke’s father character describes to his son (played by Ellar Coltrane)… Read More »

Google Music Unlimited vs Amazon Cloud Player Premium

By | Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 7:21 am

I recently tried Google Music Unlimited as my primary source for music. Subsonic is still up and running though, and still contains my entire music library, ready to stream via web or smartphone client (or Roku) whenever needed. I figured Google’s unlimited music service might just end up being the ultimate music service, based on… Read More »


By | Friday, May 4, 2012 at 9:44 am

We had a nice walk to Heim’s Toy store yesterday.  Kevin loves drooling over all of the toys, and since Socks and I always enjoy a good walk, we chose it as our destination again. Speaking of Heim’s, a few weeks ago I ordered Kevin a “Newton’s Cradle” from Amazon.  He had been asking for… Read More »

Movie industry, meet the music industry…Please.

By | Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 9:10 am

Who the he** came up with this “Ultraviolet Digital Copy” crap?!?!  It’s the new Digital Copy they included with the last two Harry Potter movies (or the one two-part movie, whichever you prefer).  It SUCKS!  You first have to register with some Ultraviolet website, which then has to be integrated with your Flixster account.  Then,… Read More »