..Am back from vacation!! Had a great time in Florida and am also glad to be back.....heard the Queensryche show was awesome wish I could have been there for it!...Last night I went out to one of my favorite neighborhood pubs and since I wasn't driving I decided to have myself a cold one...and of course my favorite bartender was behind the bar and she promptly reminde me that the only thing as stupid as drinking and driving is texting and driving! Rick
Layne Staley was born on this date (August 22nd) in 1967...he would have turned 47 today....being a HUGE Alice in Chains fan it saddened me to say the least when I heard of his passing...Alice in Chains is just one of those bands that has an insanely magnetizing way of just talking to me if that makes any sense at all...I ran across an interesting piece on Layne and thought I would pass it along... Click here to check it out!
Breaking Benjamin is an invcredible band as far as I am concerned and I was severely disappointed when they disbanded so to speak....which is why I was also excited the second I heard about their newly built base and re-establishment! ! Click here for the details Rick
On December 8th 2004 the world lost a musician whose passion was immeasurable...On December 8th 2004 Dimebag Darrel left this world...not by choice....way too soon...today he would have turned 48.....I can recall exactly where I was and exactly what I was doing when I heard the news ...I ran across a rather fascinating article that provides some insight on what exactly occured on that fateful day... If you wish to read it click here.
Motley Crue lay claim to the "hardest partying band on the planet".....or at least they once did...and it's easy to see why....have you ever wondered who else would make a list of say..top twenty hardest partying bands on the planet? Click here to find out!
We have all gone to the movies on occasion and thought to ourselves....I would LOVE to have THAT car!!! I came across this particular list and found it quite intersting to say the least. Here is a list of ten very cool movie cars..enjoy! Rick
The weekend is here and what better way to spend it than to just get away for a couple of days!!..I personally love nothing more than to just at the drop of a hat take off for a couple days to wherever!... click here for some very cool getaway spots that are perfect for weekend fun! Rick
Anyone who knows me in the least knows I am a HUGE baseball fan....and I am definitely a Yankees fan down to the core...that being said I am also the first to admit you gotta hand it to our hometown KC Royals right now!!!...They are actually in first place in August...which hasn't happened since...well.... click here to find out when! Rick
I don't know about you but I LOOOOOVE the Foo Fighters!!! I think they are one of the greatest bands in the history of rock!!! And guess what...they are on the verge of releasing some brand new material which will be awesome!! Click here for more info! Rick
With Preseason under way we are getting so close to football finally returning!!! One thing you most definitely have to hand to professional football is it's never ending stream of really cool nick names..
Every year the Princeton Review surveys 126000 college students nation wide in order to determing which campus can lay claim to the "most partying school" so to speak.....this year it looks like the Big Ten. and the SEC are well represented! Check out the entire list here!
..Tom Brady celebrated his 37th birthday over the weekend and with football season looming...there is no better time than now to check out this list of Tom Brady's ex girlfriends! All I can say is...What a resume! Click here to check out the list! Rick
...Who doesn't love some Texas Hold Em?......Have you ever snagged pocket aces out of the gate and STILL managed to lose?....how about snagging pocket aces out of the gate and not only losing...but losing ONE MILLION dollars??? How does this happen?? Click here to find out!
I have always maintained that Cosmo Kramer ranks in the top three sitcom characters of all time....maybe even top two..........Michael Richards aka the K Man...aka Cosmo Kramer turns 65 today!! Happy B Day Kramer! Cick here for some of the K Man's best moments!
His name is Saul Hudson....aka one the best guitarist on THE PLANET who is known world wide as Slash.......and today he celebrates his 49th birthday!! in case you just happen to be wondering what Slash has been up to as of late...click here
...We have already had some HUGE shows in town for our 35th b day celebration but as I always like to say....The best is yet to come!!! Queenryche....Sevendust....Sick Puppies....FFDP just to name a few that are yet to come.....caught wind of another possible show or two but can not say anything yet.....and believe me I SO WANT TO!!!....anyways I do hope you are having a great Tuesday and I will see you out and about very soon! Ricki