On what we hope to be a bright and comfortable 21st day of April, a grand yearly event will be taking place. A thing that many people are unaware of. Luckily for you guys, I’m here to enlighten. It’s not a huge national holiday, but to those who hold music and its importance near and dear, it’s a pretty big deal. It is, of course Record Store Day, if you hadn’t figured it out by the title of this post, and it’s always a great time for collectors of exclusive music and music related merchandise. This is the day when special limited edition vinyl and mixes are available. A day when big stars of all genres create special promotional items and albums with the intent to promote and preserve one of our greatest cultural icons. The Record Store. Continue reading “Record Store Day 2018 is Coming Up. Here’s Some Info on this Awesome Day of Musical Celebration .”
Hello everyone. Blue Ridge Report’s resident film critic here. The first 3 months of 2018 have been very good as far as movies go. There’s only been one so far I was a bit disappointed with, but with that being said let’s get on this list. Here are my top 10 movies for the first quarter of 2018 so far. Continue reading “The 10 Best Movies Of the First Quarter of 2018”
Album: Golden Hour
Artist: Kacey Musgraves
Release Date: March 30, 2018
Hello gang. As many of you know, on Friday, March 23rd, Mother Nature went berserk and we in the Blue Ridge region got to experience all of Winter in a single 24 hour span. What a crock of $#!* that was…No electricity for days, trapped at your house, food going bad, no fan to sleep by…well, that was my story at least…some of you lucky @sses had generators, but it was still an ordeal, the likes of which many of us had not experienced in quite some time. I knew things were going to crap around 11 AM that day. The plan was to take my Mom out for her birthday dinner, but 10 minutes into our delicious Denny’s cuisine, I noticed through the window, that the sky appeared to be dumping ALL of its contents on everything outside. We choked down our food and high tailed it home…and that’s where we stayed for the rest of the weekend. Yay. Happy Birthday Ma… Continue reading “Exploring The Great Outdoors Of Southwest Virginia In Early Spring: 15 Inches of Snow Edition”
It’s the last playlist for March and I’ve got a solid lineup for you all today. With spring on its way (hopefully), I have mostly new music for you and one throwback that we will all have to stop and listen to. Welcome, once again, to Tunes Tuesday. Enjoy the playlist!
March 20th, 2018. 8:54 PM. Based on the current weather and it’s apparent need to dump more snow now than it did during actual Winter, I thought maybe a few of you local folks might share the following sentiment with me… Continue reading “Nothing Important…Just My Feelings About the Current Weather…”