Five Can’t Miss Musical Performances From Twin Peaks: The Return

My dream is to go to that place. (You know the one.) Where it all began on a starry night… Anyone who knows me at all, even slightly, knows how much I have worshiped at the altar of Twin Peaks lo these last 25+ years. There are the multiple Twin Peaks themed/linked tattoos. There is … More Five Can’t Miss Musical Performances From Twin Peaks: The Return

Fifty Bands, One State

I don’t often write “response posts” to things I’ve read. I think once during the lifetime of our old Lonesome Noise blog did I write a piece in direct response to something else that was written. (Apparently, I was really bugged by Zakk Wylde stating that Black Sabbath without Ozzy wasn’t really Black Sabbath…) Recently … More Fifty Bands, One State

Video Premiere: Dr. Martino – “Clean Plate Club”

Connecticut garage/surf rock trio, Dr. Martino are set to unleash a brand new video for their track “Clean Plate Club” and The Metal Dad is very pleased to be offering up the world premiere. The track comes from a recent four-way split, entitled Calligrams that also featured CT acts Spectral Fangs, Terrible Roars, and Ghost … More Video Premiere: Dr. Martino – “Clean Plate Club”

On Willie Nelson

Some of the earliest and best memories I have are almost all music related. One man has been involved in one way or another in more of those memories than any other person – Willie Nelson. I don’t have ‘heroes’ per se. While I had favorite athletes as a child (specifically Mike Schmidt and too … More On Willie Nelson