Author Archives: Shawn Foxx

Here’s To Beer: A Weekly Beer Blog Part 92!

Here’s To Beer: A Weekly Beer Blog Part 92!

Everyone knows it, but few are prepared to admit it. Craft beer causes a considerable amount of flatulence. Even though the ‘air biscuits’ can be quite boisterous, they are usually very harmless. Well, USUALLY…. Firestone Walker 2019 Parabola This is one of the “big boy” beers. A Russian Imperial Stout with an ABV of 13%.  It…Read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Jesus Jones – Right Here, Right Now From the 1991 album, ‘Doubt’, Jesus Jones had a MAJOR hit on their hands that was so popular on MTV and radio play, that it nearly topped the Hot 100 chart! “Right Here, Right Now” raced up the charts and peaked at #2, held off the number one…Read more »

Sunday Night Vinyl – 4/12/2020

Sunday Night Vinyl – 4/12/2020

This Sunday, join me for one of Paul McCartney’s critically acclaimed and one his best solo albums! ‘Tug Of War’ from 1982, was Paul’s first release after John Lennon’s murder and also his first working with George Martin again in many years AND is Paul’s first release after the dissolution of Wings. Featuring Linda McCartney,…Read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Happy 57th birthday to Julian Lennon! Julian Lennon – Say You’re Wrong This was the third single released from his debut album, ‘Valotte’ in 1984. “Say You’re Wrong” went Top 40 and peaked at #21 on the U.S. Hot 100.Read more »

Take the Sunday Night Vinyl Poll

Take the Sunday Night Vinyl Poll

April 21st is the fourth anniversary of Prince’s passing so I am offering three choices for the upcoming Sunday Night Vinyl for April 26th. Choose your favorite and I’ll announce which album will be featured on Friday, April 24th! Sunday Night Vinyl PollRead more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

John Cougar Mellencamp – Rain On The Scarecrow John Cougar Mellencamp (as he was still called in 1985) released his eighth studio album, ‘Scarecrow” and had three Top 10 singles from it. “Small Town”, “Lonely Ol’ Night” and “R.O.C.K. In the U.S.A.” A fourth single, briefly made it to the Top 40 and radio play.…Read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Ringo Starr – Back Off Boogaloo A 1972 single not released from any of his albums, Ringo Starr wrote and recorded “Back Off Boogaloo” with the help of George Harrison producing the track. Marc Bolan of T. Rex inspired the title as Ringo was working heavily with the glam rocker while directing a documentary on…Read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

RIP Bill Withers Bill Withers – Lovely Day With the recent loss of Bill Withers at the age of 81 today, I wanted one that isn’t heard as often as “Lean On Me” and “Ain’t No Sunshine”. That brings in his 1977 song, “Lovely Day” from his ‘Menagerie’ album. It was released at the tail-end…Read more »