As I mentioned in my last post, I'm a sucker for cover songs. I like hearing new life breathed into familiar songs for my own listening pleasure, but also sometimes for inspiration as a musician myself. Below are two covers of the hit song "Chandelier" by Sia. This song is beautiful, and it doesn't get … Continue reading Cover 2: “Chandelier” by Sia
We've all been through the occasional YouTube vortex, where you go from watching a particular video intentionally, to spending 4 hours clicking on related videos. Oh... just me? Anyway, one of my favorite things to do on YouTube is to watch people perform cover versions of songs I happen to be into at the moment. … Continue reading Cover 2: “Closer” by The Chainsmokers
The time has finally come. After a year-long process, the first In-N-Out burger store in Oregon is set to open September 9th, according to That Oregon Life. The 304th In-N-Out will be located in Medford, OR at 1968 Crater Lake Highway near the Rogue Valley Mall. I cannot express how excited I am to have … Continue reading Oregon’s First In-N-Out To Open in September (!!!!!)
Tonight, I finally made it to my first Hillsboro Hops game of the season. As a part of Farmers Insurance's summer event, I got to take my wife and son to the game. Unfortunately, the Hops fell 7-1 to the Boise Hawks, but while sitting on the first base side of the infield, two rows … Continue reading All Hopped Up!
A Bill of Rights is what the people are entitled to against every government, and what no just government should refuse, or rest on inference. Thomas Jefferson
We are far beyond the point in the year that I start losing interest in the Major League Baseball season, because the Seattle Mariners are typically out of it by now. This year, great expectations were heaped onto the team that missed the playoffs by 1 stinking game in 2014. That team went out and … Continue reading The Beauty Of Baseball
I just can’t shake it. I am about to enter into day 3 of the song “Take On Me” by A-Ha rattling around in my head. Since it won’t go away on it’s own, I set out to find some horrible covers of the song in the hopes that I would have my “A-Ha” moment**. … Continue reading Archives: Take On Me