Review: Prince at Paisley Park

I feel like now is a good time to come clean with my dirty little Minnesotan secret: Before last night, I’d never seen Prince perform live.  I’ve been going to concerts for over twenty years, I’ve loved Prince just as long and I’ve lived all but a few months in Minnesota.  Plenty long enough to catch a show.  It’s one of those things that never … Continue reading Review: Prince at Paisley Park

Gramatik and FLAG in the same night: Dual Reviews

It must be my birthday, because I got to see Gramatik and FLAG in the same night.  Pinch me all you want, I know I’m not dreaming.  Each of these concerts represent completely different, but equally important parts of my musical make-up, part history and part future.  The good news for each concert came Friday when I got a text from my girlfriend telling me … Continue reading Gramatik and FLAG in the same night: Dual Reviews

Madchester

If you ever find yourself dating somebody younger than you are, keep in mind that the most significant or polarizing difference won’t likely be differing maturity levels.  This is especially true in my case when I’m older than my girlfriend.  It puts on a level playing field of maturity, more or less.  The times you’ll notice a more stark difference is when she sees the … Continue reading Madchester