The Tuesday Music Express – Special Memorial Edition – Presents: Woody Guthrie

No Christmas tree was ever again allowed in Mary Krainatz’s Upper Peninsula home. The sight of a decorated fir tree, resplendent with colorful ornaments, yuletide cheers and the gaiety of children, reminded her of a Christmas Eve she longed to … Continue reading

The Wednesday Afternoon Music Express, Special Memorial Edition Presents: Alvin Lee

It appears that Alvin Lee finally made it home. Alvin Lee, the guitarist and singer of Ten Years After, has died. A statement posted on his official website read: “With great sadness we have to announce that Alvin unexpectedly passed … Continue reading

The Saturday Night Music Express – Special Memorial Edition – Presents: Stone Temple Pilots

Los Angeles (CNN) — Aaron Swartz, an Internet savant who at a young age shaped the online era by co-developing RSS and Reddit and later became a digital activist, has committed suicide, a relative told CNN Saturday. He was 26 … Continue reading

The Friday Night Music Express, Special Memorial Edition Presents: Ray Stevens

This is for the children, that we lost. I’ll be back tomorrow. … Continue reading

Breaking News: Arlen Specter has died

Some sad news to report on a Sunday. NBC News Politics: Former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania, the Republican-turned-Democrat who played a key role in many Supreme Court nominations, has died. He was 82. His son Shanin Specter says … Continue reading

The Sunday Afternoon Music Express – Special Memorial Edition Presents: The McGuire Sisters

PHOENIX – Dorothy McGuire of the popular 1950s musical trio the McGuire Sisters has died at age 84. Daughter-in-law Karen Williamson says McGuire died of natural causes at her son’s Phoenix-area home on Friday. McGuire teamed up with her sisters … Continue reading

The Late Night Music Express presents: The Doobie Brothers

This is a special memorial edition.  The Doobie Brothers have suffered a loss. …and there are so many more, I would post them all. But this blog entry would go on for pages. Anyhow, here’s the official news: (H/T The … Continue reading

Man Down: Mil-Blogger Neptunus Lex killed in plane crash

I just saw the news flash across twitter. We have lost another one. Mil-Blogger Neptunus Lex has died in a plane crash. Read the story here at RedState. A final farewell guest post is happening here at his blog. A … Continue reading

Andrew Breitbart RIP

I feel like a guitarist, who is standing on a stage and has sudden realized; he has forgotten the chords to the song he is supposed to be playing. I mean what words can be written about the man that … Continue reading