Posts tagged blue the misfit

Monday Mixteen: 10/2/17

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Back in my youth, Bryan Adams recorded a song called “Kids Wanna Rock.”  Question the messenger if you will, but Mr. Adams certainly understood the youth of that time period.  The Ghost has noticed that, lately, many of the kids could not care less about rocking out.  It seems these young whippersnappers would rather dance […]

Monday MEGAMixteen: 9/18/17

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Ghosty season has arrived.  Voting begins today, and will continue until Saturday, November 18th at 11:59 CST.  Just click on the link that says Ghosty Voting and do your patriotic local music duty.  For inspiration, I’ve compiled the first ever Monday MEGAMixteen.  It’s double the normal number of songs for the same price (translation: it’s […]

Monday Mixteen: 9/11/17

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I guess it’s time that I do a real Monday Mixteen with real comments with each songs.  Because you’ve missed The Ghost’s commentary.  Or at least that’s what I’m deluding myself into believing. Jessie Frye, “Honey” What better way to start the playlist than with a sweet pop song from Ms. Frye. Get it? Sweet, […]

Monday Mixteen: 8/20/17

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The Ghost needs to get some things off his chest, and those thoughts will be coming soon.  In the meantime, there seems to be a plethora of great tunes coming out right now.  Not only that, but during my time of silence, there’s plenty worth listening to that The Ghost has not shared.  It seemed […]

Sunday Spotify 16: 11/6/16

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The Ghost has not felt well the past few days.  As a result, I will not be adding commentary on this week’s playlist.  In fact, this playlist is sort of a “comfort music” style playlist, featuring newer and older songs that just feel comfortable and good to my ears.  Not to worry, however, as The […]

Sunday Spotify 16: 10/2/16

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Words Wall of Orange, “Sweetest Blue” Orange seems to be a popular color in local music.  First there was simply The Orange, and now Wall of Orange has taken a shining to the same hue.  I can’t say I know much about the band, but I can say that “Sweetest Blue” is an intriguing song. […]

March Musical Madness: The Great 8

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Sorry on the delay, but I do have your results on the latest round of the March Musical Madness, and this has been a crazy, unpredictable tournament so far. We’re now down to eight acts, and I’m attaching their Bandcamp widgets so you can sample before you vote. Have to have an informed electorate, you […]

Let the March Musical Madness Begin!

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Back in 2007-2008 or so, Hunter Hawk began a cool feature on what I believe was the then Guide Live website (forgive my bad memory, as I’ve slept since then). He did a March Madness style battle of local bands. I loved the concept, and I regretted that he did not make it a yearly […]

The Full List of Ghosty Winners

The 1st Annual Ghosty Awards

First of all, I have so many thank you’s to give, as there are so many people who helped make last night something very special.  Thanks to the entire staff at The Underpass for being gracious and wonderful hosts, and for making sure everything went smoothly.  Obviously, I have to thank the musicians.  Camille Schuh, […]

Sunday Soundcloud Sixteen: 9/27/2015

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Are you having trouble deciding who to vote for?  I mean, there’s a lot of great nominees to select from.  I should know, as I handpicked every last one of them.  Here’s a small sampling of some of this year’s nominees.  Take a listen, and feel free to vote in the Ghostys, whether it be […]

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