Black Sabbath’s Volume 4. Fifty Years Later

Like all Black Sabbath albums, I remember the first time I heard each one. During of the mid 90’s when I was adding to my collection, Black Sabbath cassettes were kept separate, apart and in order of release. Some of the tracks on Volume 4 were heard when someone loaned me the tape of the […]


Rush’s A Farewell to Kings. 45 Years Later

When I joined the fandom of Rush, it was inspired by the 1989 live album “A Show of Hands”. Hearing “Marathon” knocked me out and drove me towards the bass. In my dive back through the catalogue, “A Farewell to Kings” would be the first additional album I added to my collection. Why this epic […]