Tag Archives | Music

Apple Customer Service FTW

I have a pretty big credit on my account with the iTunes Music Store. Cari’s been wanting to buy music lately, so I suggested she tell me the songs she wants, and I’ll use my credit to “gift” the songs to her. That’s where I buy the song, but she gets to download it. We […]

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7 Reasons I Love the New Coldplay Album

I wasn’t sure what to expect from Viva La Vida. Didn’t really care for the previous Coldplay album too much — too bland, too predictable, too Coldplay-by-numbers. But I was glad to see them choose Brian Eno to produce this one, and hopeful he’d steer them on a new course. He did. I’m a big […]

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New Coldplay Single: Free Download

Just got an email from Coldplay.com telling me that they’re giving away the band’s new single, “Violet Hill,” as a free download beginning Tuesday on Coldplay.com. The free download will be available for a week. The new album is called Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends, and (as you can almost see […]

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5 Great Bands You Should Know (& Their Free Downloads)

We all have different tastes in music, and I don’t pretend to think everyone should like the same artists I like. But maybe you’ll check some of these bands out and agree that you should be paying more attention to them. Vib Gyor Official site | MySpace | YouTube channel They formed in 2004 in […]

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Music Tells Me I’m Getting Old

My son, Sean, just turned 10 and is becoming as big a music fan as I’ve been since about the age of 12. Up until recently, Sean has mainly followed Dad’s musical tastes: He loves U2 and has even been to one of their concerts; he listens to Coldplay; and he’s taken a liking to […]

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