Monthly Archives: December 2014

Rock Chronology Playlists

I’ve made playlists (by year) for every song on the Rock Chronology so far. You can find them on Youtube here. I’ve been listening to the playlists a lot and enjoying the hell out of them. Each year seems to … Continue reading

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The Dark Phoenix Saga (Part 2)

That banner (pictured above) about the comic maybe being worth $2500 had nothing to do with the Dark Phoenix Saga; it was just some advertiser’s contest. But it goes to demonstrate just how much this story flew under the radar … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #209: Sugar Man

“Sugar Man”, Rodriguez, 1970. Depending on where you live, Rodriguez is either a total nobody, or he’s the biggest Rock star there is. Personally I just found out about this guy. That’s because I’m from the US. Where is Rodriguez … Continue reading

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The Dark Phoenix Saga (Part 1)

Donny reviews the greatest X-Men story ever told. Uncanny X-Men #’s 129-138 1980 Chris Claremont (writer) John Byrne (co-plotter and artist) If I approached re-reading and reviewing Maus with trepidation, I approached the Dark Phoenix Saga with giddy exuberance. This … Continue reading

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Nirvana Meets Paul McCartney

I love this video! Rock music totally took the world by storm two times in history. The Beatles lead the first movement, and Nirvana lead the second. So what does Nirvana think of Paul McCartney? They love him! In fact … Continue reading

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Maus

Here is Donny reviewing the best comic book ever written…. Maus, Vol. I and II 1986 and 1991 by Art Spiegleman I first became aware of Art Spiegelman’s work when his Garbage Pail Kids were all the rage among me … Continue reading

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Impulse

Donny speeds in another comic great comic review. Impulse #’s 1-26 1995 – 1997 Mark Waid (writing) Humberto Ramos (art) * except issues 18 (Pasko and Williams), 21 (art by Rousseau), 22 (Dice and Rousseau), and 26 (art by Sal … Continue reading

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