Author Archives: Ravenmount

About Ravenmount

Independent music blogger/arts enthusiast/theorist currently working in Fort Collins, Colorado.

My Responses to Trump’s Media Survey

President Trump and his party have released an online survey about the media. It is very slanted in the way its questions are formulated, and does its best to lead respondents to criticisms of the media that will justify Trump’s … Continue reading

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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

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Reading Atlas Shrugged (Again)

With the election of a highly controversial man of the people/con-man for President of the United States, and the serious problems this election brought to the forefront, many of my friends have been curious about Ayn Rand and her writing. … Continue reading

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The Apache Wars: An Interesting New Glimpse at Frontier Adventure

Book Review:  The Apache Wars: The Hunt for Geronimo, the Apache Kid, and the Captive Boy Who Started the Longest War in American History  by Paul Andrew Hutton (published May 2016) As a semiprofessional nerd and independent academic, I am always … Continue reading

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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

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