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Tamed & wild

Found out today that Mary Chapin Carpenter has a new album coming out in May. This is good news, as long time readers and those that know me well know that Mary Chapin Carpenter had a profound and lasting effect … Continue reading

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Five? Make that EIGHT.

The last time I wrote about the concert lineup I had for 2015, I was at a record-breaking (for me) five shows in one year. For those just arriving, here’s a quick recap. 2/11/15 – Fleetwood Mac, Wells Fargo Arena, Des … Continue reading

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I put my ring back on (and it may not come off)

If I ever wondered whether or not I have gained weight since my wedding day, the proof is in my fingers. Yeah, there’s no doubt that I’ve gotten a little soft around the middle (working on that) but really, even … Continue reading

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I Feel Lucky / Mary Chapin Carpenter

“I Feel Lucky” wasn’t the first Mary Chapin Carpenter song I heard, but I’m pretty sure it was the second. The first was (naturally) “Down At The Twist & Shout” which really put her on the country music map, even … Continue reading

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Dan’s Top 20 Songs of 2012: Part 1

It’s that time of year again, and what a year 2012 has been.  After a lot of hemming and hawing, I’m ready to reveal my picks for my favorite songs of the year.  The list is more crowded than it … Continue reading

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Brushes with celebrity

I never meant to let almost 10 days elapse between posts – really, I didn’t.  But it happened.  I can’t guarantee that this week will be any different, but since I have a few minutes this morning, I thought I’d … Continue reading

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Vicarious thanks

Today has been kind of a turd of a day for many reasons I won’t go into.  So instead of focusing on the bad, I’m going to focus on the good.  A journalist friend of mine messaged me today (via … Continue reading

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