You may not be immediately familiar with the name Hunt Sales but you are well versed in his work. From the iconic drum intro to Iggy Pop’s classic Lust For Life to the smooth pocket of Todd Rundgren’s We Gotta Get You A Woman to the ferocity of Under The God from David Bowie’s Tin … Continue reading A Conversation with Drum Legend Hunt Sales
Based on their massive 1997 hit The Freshmen you could call The Verve Pipe a “one hit wonder”…but you would severely short change yourself. The band that took the stage at Mohegan Sun’s Wold Den Friday night was a modern, vibrant rock band that was so much more than one song. photo by: Jeff … Continue reading The Verve Pipe, The Wolf Den, Mohegan Sun Casino 1/11/19
For me, everything I love in music begins with David Bowie. Over the course of 26 studio records he touched on nearly every type of music from folk to glam, new wave, dance, electronica, jazz, soul and straight up killer rock. In honor of his birthday I’m sharing my rankings of each of his 26 … Continue reading Every David Bowie Studio Record Ranked!
Over the past 30 years legendary front man Frank Mullen has led death metal pioneers Suffocation on a brutal path. Early in 2018 Frank announced he would be retiring from the band after one last “Farewell Frank Tour”. That US tour came to an end in December and, in a MisplacedStraws.com exclusive conversation, Mullen looks … Continue reading A Conversation with Frank Mullen of Suffocation