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Is This Where the Trouble Begins?

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Its been three years since Skeleton Closet, the last full length solo album by Dallas singer-songwriter Salim Nourallah.  On September 28, Mr. Nourallah will release Somewhere South of Sane, perhaps his most ambitious release to date.  It’s a double album spanning the length of twenty-one tracks.  The overall tone of the album falls somewhere between […]

Monday Mixteen: 9/10/18

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The Ghost doesn’t have time or energy today to come up with a cool theme or any witty commentary.  So, here are sixteen songs. Reagan James, “Roomate” Heart of the City, “The Silver Line” Joshua Ray Walker, “Working Girl” Mind Spiders, “Ice Bear” Pleasure Crisis, “Frozen Heart” Tilly and the Flowers, “Scars” Tennessee Stiffs, “Thirty […]

Monday Mixteen: 8/27/18

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Earlier this month was the 11 year anniversary of the beginning of this blog.  The blog anniversary is not to be confused with the birthday of myself, which was Saturday.  Thanks to all who wished me a happy birthday, as well as those who helped me celebrate it this Saturday.  In honor of that birthday, […]

Monday Mixteen: 8/20/18

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The challenge I face every week is coming up with new and inventive themes for playlists.  The themes are sometimes not as creative as The Ghost would like.  The theme for the Monday Mixteen you are about to hear may be THE definitive playlist I have ever come up with. The theme?  Songs that start […]

GOBL Radio: June 2018 Highlights

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You kids today have it so easy. You got your podcasts that you can listen to at whatever moment your heart desires. When I was your age, we only had radio shows, and if you didn’t listen to it when it came on, you’d miss it forever. Oh, and we had to walk uphill for […]

Monday Mixteen: 6/25/18

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A follower of the blog suggested that I do more theme based playlist. I suspect what that individual had in mind was playlists based on either genre or mood. The problem is that I tend to gravitate towards highly eclectic playlists. From time to time, I will do a playlist with a strong theme. Today […]

Monday Mixteen: New Year’s Day,...

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2017 was a crazy roller coaster ride of a year for The Ghost.  I went the first two and a half months of the year without a peep of the blog due to life stresses.  After that, posts were sporadic as best.  In fact, The Ghost came close to taking an “indefinite hiatus” from the […]

Monday Mixteen: 12/3/17

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Most of my Monday Mixteen posts as of late have held some sort of theme.  I’ll return to that at some point.  For now, The Ghost needed to just speak freely about his thoughts and some tunes that have been in my head and heart. Mother Tongues, “Jam of the Tongues” This band comes highly, […]

Winners of the 3rd Annual Ghosty Awar...

The 1st Annual Ghosty Awards

I’m keeping it simple.  Thanks to those who attended, thanks to those who donated to Foundation45, thanks to Veronica (aka Hungover with V) for hosting, and thanks to everyone who supports local music. And now, here’s a complete list of last night’s winners. Best Live Act Reader’s Ghosty: Garrett Owen Ghost’s Ghosty: Acid Carousel Best […]

Ten for Your Attention This Tuesday: ...

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No time for idle chit-chat.  Let’s just dive into these ten songs, listed alphabetically by artist, iTunes style. Andrew Holmes demonstrates a very unique vocal style on the track “England”.  It made The Ghost wonder if perhaps England wasn’t just a song title, but a former home.  His Bandcamp page says he’s from Abilene, and […]

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