12+ Blogs of Christmas: We Need a Little… Edge

(Above: The Edge of Christmas, Oglio Records. Another one from my collection.) I don't want to give the wrong impression: I don't dislike Christmas music. In the last piece I talked about how some of the music of the season isn't helping those who are having emotional issues.  (Fun fact: in each of the last … Continue reading 12+ Blogs of Christmas: We Need a Little… Edge

Support your local rock, Michigan edition: The Unrelated Segments, “Where You Gonna Go?” (1967)

One of the things I've most enjoyed about delving into music history and local charts is finding regional hits. If you stick to the Billboard Top 10 or even Top 20, you are missing out on a lot of great music. A bit of context is necessary.  Once upon a time, kids, radio stations enjoyed … Continue reading Support your local rock, Michigan edition: The Unrelated Segments, “Where You Gonna Go?” (1967)