“J. Cole is Taking over the World with his Left Brain”

There’s this new post about J. Cole circulating on Facebook that I thought I’d make light of, to illustrate a couple of points. The basic point of the post is to champion the lifestyle that Cole lives, which has it that “no one bothers him” and “he’s not stuntin” (sic) and “he sows positive energy, … Read more“J. Cole is Taking over the World with his Left Brain”

“The More I Think about it, R.E.M. Definitely Has Another Album in Them”

I had a lot of ideas of things to pertain to in this next post. I was going to launch into a tirade against Joe Biden and all the people sitting back doing nothing about this Britney Griner situation. I was going to express my disgust at our “LMFAO”-oriented society, the attitude that separate, individual … Read more“The More I Think about it, R.E.M. Definitely Has Another Album in Them”

“‘Daydream Believer’: Oh, What Can it Mean?”

The Monkees are a band you don’t hear discussed a lot anymore although I still tend to hear “Daydream Believer,” likely their best single, at a decent clip, or at least on my own Spotify playlists with great frequency. If their relative obscurity nowadays seems appropriate, it could be because they were basically conceived within … Read more“‘Daydream Believer’: Oh, What Can it Mean?”