• Ravenmount Media Challenge 2017 - Do you like a good annual challenge? Here’s a new one I put together for 2017. It has 3 sections, for books, music, and film. Books (20 books)- Read … At least 2 books from a murder mystery series that … Continue reading
  • Album of the Evening- Stages - Album of the Evening- Stages by Josh Groban The longer I blog about music, the less I seem to tolerate albums in the classical/pop crossover subgenre that all include the same songs. I suppose if you are a man singing baritone or … Continue reading
  • Album of the Evening- Hushabye - Album of the Evening – Hushabye, by Hayley Westenra I had enough high energy evening music for a while, at least enough that tonight’s album is a lullaby collection by one of the women whose voice I occasionally wish I … Continue reading
  • Album of the Evening- Mercy Street - Album of the Evening- Mercy Street, by Keith Harkin Ok, maybe this is not the best album to wind down and fall asleep to. Keith Harkin, who has been one of the principal singers in Celtic Thunder for about a … Continue reading



Books about Music and Musicians

  • Brian Jones: The Making of the Rolling Stones – Great new biography on Rolling Stones founder Brian Jones.Be sure to add this book to your wishlist if you are into the Stones, or if you are in (or hope to be in) a band. (Biography, music history, pop culture, 5 Stars)

More Music Posts

Lara Ruggles (with Justin Roth in the background) at Avogadro's Number, Fort Collins

Lara Ruggles (with Justin Roth in the background) at Avogadro’s Number, Fort Collins

More Books

Avo's Open Mic, Lydia

Lydia, of Blue Grama Bluegrass, playing solo at Avo’s Open Mic

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Free Range Pickens, Avo's January 18th

Free Range Pickens, Avo’s January 18th

One Response to Home

  1. Alysha Kaye says:

    Hey from Austin, TX 🙂
    Enjoyed your latest review.

    Hope you check out my debut novel, THE WAITING ROOM- it’d be amazing to read your thoughts on it! (and I think it could fit into your Tuesday set-up…it’s not sci-fi but it IS fantasy!)

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