When the end of the world arrives on 11-11-11, I’ll at least have a great soundtrack to the destruction. I’ll be watching favorite metal-meisters Mastodon bring down the stage at The Riviera in Chiccy-G. To tide me over, this clip of them performing ‘Black Tongue’ on Jools Holland does the trick. I particularly like the ode to Rhandy Rhoads on the bass drum.
My Best of 2012 Playlist by Eric Garneau
After being inspired by some friends, for the past few years I’ve been really into documenting my musical exploration with year-end mixes. I realize this is not a particularly novel thing to do, but hey, who has original ideas any more? Anyway, this has gotten even easier to do thanks to new technology like Spotify. read more