#8 Lights-Camera-30 Countdown #8 Tash Sultana One of my favorite artists that I discovered for the first time this year is Tash Sultana. This 23-year-old one woman band from Melbourne, Australia received a guitar from her grandfather at age-3 and started teaching herself how to play. Today she can play over 20 different instruments including guitar, bass, trumpet, flute. trombone, and saxophone. Sultana got started busking (street musician) in the streets of Melbourne and pl
Can you feel it? We are one week away from Halloween and the excitement is almost tangible. Hopefully I can contain myself until then. Today's musical selection comes to us from London post-punk band Siouxsie and The Banshees. Formed in 1976 they would release a total of 11-albums that were played mostly on college radio here in the United States, but started to catch-on in popularity in the late 80's. In 1992 film director, Tim Burton asked the band to write a song for his
Hi Ho and welcome to Friday! Today marks a moment for rock & roll and how it's portrayed in film with the 1984 premier of the movie, "This Is Spinal Tap." Directed by Rob Reiner (Michael "Meathead" Stivic on 70's TV comedy, "All In The Family" and director of 'The Princess Bride," "Stand By Me," and "The Sure Thing,") the comedy-flick is a fake documentary following fictional British heavy metal band, Spinal Tap as they tour the United States in-support of their new album, "