When I moved to Atlanta in the early 80's, I very quickly discovered a club called Hedgen's. And Monday night was the night you wanted to be there. That's when The Satellites (later The Georgia Satellites) played their weekly gig. The Satellites' Dan Baird and Rick Richards were … [Read more...] about Goodbye, Amanda.
I remember the day we met. It was June of 1977. I'd just graduated from high school. Pace Concert called to tell me Aerosmith was in town for two nights and needed emergency 'surgery' on one of their Marshall Amps. By `77, I'd been showing up for soundcheck at every major concert … [Read more...] about Manny Charlton RIP July 25 1941 – July 5 2022
Since it's launch in the mid-90's, Amazon.com and other online businesses have presented a challenge to traditional retailers. As home delivery has become faster, more efficient and, cheaper, more consumers than ever are shopping online rather than heading to brick-and-mortar … [Read more...] about BizBox: Office Depot’s Answer to the Amazon Effect
Last week, I turned fifty-one or, to put it another way, I celebrated the thirtieth anniversary of my twenty-first birthday. Flashing back to turning twenty-one, it wasn't that big of a deal but one thing my dad said to me that day still stands out. He told me that from here on … [Read more...] about 21 + 30 and Other Life Lessons
I just got a comment from Malek Haneen on my post about how to use Kickstarter.com to get the cash you need for your creative project. How did you get so many backers though? I have put up 2 projects just recently and I cant get any play at all. It seems like there just so … [Read more...] about WII-FM: Everyone’s Favorite Radio Station