It Makes No Difference, by The Band

Written by guest blogger Michael Shapiro: Musicians often cite their musical influences when describing how and what they write. As an aficionado rather than a practitioner, I often think of the friends and family members who have influenced my musical tastes; a long time close friend who introduced me to Springsteen, a college buddy whoContinue reading “It Makes No Difference, by The Band”

7 Perfect Songs for This Halloween

We all think about it. We all wonder what happens before, during and after. Death brings many questions. The history of rock and roll is peppered with songs about people dying, told from the perspective of someone who has already died, or most sadly, sung by an artist who has unexpectedly died or knows deathContinue reading “7 Perfect Songs for This Halloween”