Monthly Archives: September 2007

The Black Album: one funky, drug-driven party

I dabbled and listened to a few random tracks from “Dirty Mind” and “Controversy” beforehand. First, I checked out “Dirty Mind, Uptown, Head & Sister” and I did “Controversy, Sexuality and Let’s Work”. That last choice was actually a smart one.Because … Continue reading

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Every1 come behold Christopher Tracy’s Parade

Courtesy of someone from the boards, I have the album on my hard-drive. And that’ll do until I find/buy the album on disc.It felt like I was going back in time. But immediately I was hooked. It was like I … Continue reading

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A glimmer of hope… for the most unlikely source

Long story short.I listened through “Come” and it was awesome. It’s such a personal album that I don’t think I have any other that takes me closer to him. I could really feel like he was trying to tell me … Continue reading

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Strange relationship?

I realize he has a song with that same title, but that’s not what this is about, mind you.This is about me and him. Sure, I know there is no “Us.” But now more than ever, it really feels that … Continue reading

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My new nickname

Slogan, more like… or a title.Anyway, I’ll post about the past weekend and I’ll give my bottom line at the end. I listened to these albums:Musicology3121Planet EarthATWIADIt took a LONG time for me to get into his music (in response … Continue reading

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Long weekend: Be prepared!

I’m going to be away for the whole weekend starting today after I get out my Physics lab. It’s a 6-hour drive down to Virginia from my school. So it’ll be like a compressed “Summer of Prince”… and I’ll have … Continue reading

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“Planet Earth” continued– and then some

I’ll start with the “and then some.”I’ve been in a bit of a funky mood since I cut myself off from Purple Rain… I think I officially got sick of the movie and have satisfied myself for quite some time. … Continue reading

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return 2 Planet Earth

I’m going to come back to the boards with this, so I’ll try to make it short.Not exactly the experience I was hoping 4, but it’s hard to really be positive with all this negativity lately.Planet Earth, the track is … Continue reading

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Brief return 2 3121

I don’t know what it is about this album. But no matter how many times I go back to it these days, it just can’t hold a flame 2 everything else I own. Sure, “Diamonds & Pearls” is pretty much … Continue reading

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Diamonds & Pearls: new review

Finally, I got peace of mind. I have nothing to distract me, so I’m free to enjoy the album all by its lonesome. It felt really good to be able to enjoy it as it is and figure my way … Continue reading

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