Tuesday, October 15, 2013

are you a boomer jazzer?

You Might Be A Boomer Jazzer If

•Your favorite bossa is "Ricky Don't Lose That Number"
•Your favorite samba is "Spain."
•You know someone who tweaked an electric bass rig to sound "just like an upright" 
•You thought it did
•You've warmed up on drums for your gig by playing the "50 Ways" groove
•You've played a gig at a club that had a piano, but used a keyboard — on the piano patch
•You see nothing wrong with wearing a fanny pack on the bandstand

Thursday, October 3, 2013


There's a reason the word "metrosexual" emerged when it did: it could only have occurred after a critical mass of men began to see caring about their appearance, enjoying the suits and ties and shoes and cufflinks of manhood, taking time to look sharp and smell good, as something for gays and not everyone.