Dream Theater – The Count of Tuscany

August 16, 2009

Today’s MSMOTD Dream Theater – The Count of Tuscany (buy “Black Clouds & Silver Linings”) Dream Theater.  DREAM THEATER!  I am so excited to finally write about what is probably my favourite band.   There’s no way I can cover everything or even adequately begin to present their music, so consider this just a brief intro!  [...]

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Edvard Grieg – Aase’s Death

July 30, 2009

Today’s MSMOTD Edvard Grieg – Aase’s Death (from “Peer Gynt” – buy this song) I haven’t done any Classical music yet, so this seems like a good place to start.  Grieg was a Norwegian “Romantic” composer who lived from 1843 until 1907.  He trained in Germany and became very famous, with Tchaikovsky praising his music’s [...]

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Coldplay – Live in Winnipeg

June 16, 2009

Since this is a music blog and not just a platform for MSMOTDs, I want to talk about the Coldplay show that happened here in Winnipeg last night.  First of all, let’s talk about how fast it sold out.  My friend bought tickets immediately when they went on sale, and managed to get some of [...]

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