Tag Archives: Music
Some Favorite Songs of a Dear Friend….
This has got to be the hardest post I have ever written. A very, very amazing & dear friend to me that I met at one of my Tori Amos concerts, has passed away suddenly & everyone involved & that … Continue reading
Posted in Life, Music Tagged Female Artists, Friends, Music, Regina Spektor, Sia, Tori Amos 6 Comments
Sadness Theory: Praying to a Gucci God (Album Review!)
Remember awhile back I introduced you to Kattis & her musical vision, Sadness Theory? A wonderful new musician friend I had met through this blog, Kattis’ new album, Praying to a Gucci God, will be RELEASED this week on October … Continue reading
Posted in Life, Music Tagged Alternative Music, Florence and the machine, Happy Rhodes, Joni Mitchell, Material Things, Music, Sadness Theory, Sweden, Tori Amos 2 Comments
New Music Discovery: Davis Fetter (& Lobster Fest Tickets Giveaway!!)
Back in June when my friend, Holly, was visiting from England, we had a fabulous night out at The Viper Room in Hollywood. It just so happened my friend, Eva, gave me the heads up a great musician was playing … Continue reading
Posted in Food, Life, Music, Photography, Travel Tagged Davis Fetter, KROQ, LA Events, Lobster, Los Angeles Lobster Festival, Morrissey, Music, San Pedro, Seafood, Summer, The Smiths, The Strokes, The Vespertines, Weekends 17 Comments
Happy Birthday to One of my Most Favorite Artists….
Today is August 22nd. It is my most cherished singer/songwriter/musician/activist’s birthday, Tori Amos. And I am about to attempt to explain how much I love her work. I have been dreading this! It is not that I don’t love to … Continue reading
Posted in Life, Music Tagged Alternative Music, Concerts, Favorite Artists, Little earthquakes, Music, RAINN, Rape, San Jose, Survivors, Tori Amos, Tori Amos 49th Birthday 17 Comments
The Sunset Strip Music Festival!
This weekend is the annual Sunset Strip Music Fest in Hollywood, where all those famous Sunset Strip bars & clubs like The Viper Room & Whiskey A Go-Go have 3 nights of amazing shows & tributes with the highlight being on … Continue reading
Strike A Pose: Happy Birthday, Madonna!
I am a huge Madonna fan, so of course I had to write about her today on her 54th Birthday…. 54 years old?! Really?! She is the same age as my Dad! 😉 While many don’t always have nice things to … Continue reading
Posted in Life, Music Tagged August 16 1958, Documentary, Good Morning America, Madonna, Madonna's Birthday, Movies, Music, Oslo, Pop, Staples Center, Truth or Dare Leave a comment
Listable Life: 5 Songs that Represent Me.
If you are a fairly faithful follower of Along Comes Mary, you might have noticed I have done afew “Blog Hops” with one being over on Moments that Define Life’s weekly feature, The Listable Life. Nicole offers 2 recommendations each week … Continue reading
Posted in Life, Music Tagged Alternative Music, B-Sides, Blind Melon, Joanna Newsom, Lists, Music, Nick Drake, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Songs that represnt my life, Tori Amos Leave a comment
3 years without The King of Pop….
June 25th, 2009, 3 years ago today, Michael Jackson passed away & strangely enough, I gained new respect for him & his music that evening. You know how most of us can remember where we were when a significant world … Continue reading
Posted in Life Tagged Death, Family, Jackson 5, King of Pop, Michael Jackson, Music, Neverland, Strength 4 Comments
A Day at The Museum (LACMA, if you must know)!
I love museums! I am lucky that I have gotten to quite afew over the years. Since moving to SoCal, I find myself often hitting up The LA County Museum of Art (LACMA) on the famous Miracle Mile mid-town of LA … Continue reading
Posted in Life, Los Angeles, Travel Tagged 3rd & Fairfax, Andy Warhol, Art, California, Cars, Chris Burden, Claude Monet, Film, Hot Wheels, LACMA, Life, Los Angeles, Museums, Music, Pablo Picasso, Photography, S. California, The Miracle Mile, Toys 2 Comments