Run Wild… [mixtape]

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I am now in one of the longest periods of my life without being in a relationship – three and a half years now to be exact. I won’t lie, the first three to six months were torturous – I’ve always been involved one way or another with...
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Happy 60th Birthday John Lydon!

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In honor of the 60th birthday of John Lydon AKA Johnny Rotten, lead singer of both the Sex Pistols and Public Image Limited (PiL), I’ve compiled some of his best quotes and a playlist of some of his best interviews and TV appearances. John’s cocky, outlandish and sometimes rude...
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Punk Rock Freedom of Expression [mixtape]

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“At its best New Wave/Punk represents a fundamental and age-old Utopian dream: that if you give people the license to be as outrageous as they want in absolutely any fashion they can dream up, they’ll be creative about it, and do something good besides.” – Lester Bangs  ...
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Peace of mind can’t be bought…

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I found treasure not where I thought Peace of mind can’t be bought Still I believe   Just hang on Suffer well Sometimes it’s hard It’s hard to tell   It is winter, but there is no snow – not yet at least. Usually it is the snow,...
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I Could Be Wrong, I Could Be Right [on the fly]

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rise /rīz/   verb 1. move from a lower position to a higher one; come or go up. “the tiny aircraft rose from the ground”   noun 1. an upward movement; an instance of becoming higher. “the bird has a display flight of steep flapping rises”     I’m officially on...
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A New Wave Punk Rock Christmas! [mixtape]

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‘Tis the holiday season. Radio stations and stores have played Christmas and Holiday music since before Thanksgiving. The stores have had their merchandise out since the end of July and sales started earlier this year. This is a happy and joyous time of year. Most people seem a...
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My Unplanned Teenage Pregnancy [Indie Chicks]

It’s been a while, thanks to writers block, since I’ve had a piece on Indie Chicks. Well, I finally broke through – here is a piece that is very close to my heart and long overdue. I love sharing my life experiences on Indie Chicks, in hopes that I am...
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A Ghostly Gathering – Midnight Syndicate’s Dark Spin on Christmas

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If you’ve been to haunted attractions or Halloween specialty stores, chances are you’ve heard the dark and haunting melodies of Cleveland, Ohio’s Midnight Syndicate. They’ve been supplying beautiful and dark Gothic Horror Halloween soundtracks for almost twenty years now, garnering worldwide fame for their music. Their musical menageries...
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Yipes Stripes Fruit Stripe [on the fly]

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Happiness is… Fruit Stripe gum!  This is what nostalgia tastes like to me… Thank goodness the memory of this gum lasts longer than the gum itself! Even though it loses its flavor as soon as you chew it… it is still yummy mouth goodness! It’s like a fruity party in...
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Strangelove – A Depeche Mode Playlist [mixtape]

This post is a little overdue – by almost three weeks! My life has been crazy as of late, between work, moving, and organizing and promoting the first ever Punk Rock Flea Market in Lorain, Ohio that took place last weekend. The event was as success and I am able to...
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I Feel Like Dancing – House Mix [mixtape]

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Ever since I went out dancing last weekend at The Phantasy in Lakewood, OH during their latest installment of “9 of Clubs Nite”, I’ve been in the mood for dancing. Sadly, the clubs of today do not cater to the awesome music of days gone by that makes me...
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