Monthly Archives: November 2017

Prince Album #30: Planet Earth

I know this is an album most hardcore Prince fans have a severe dislike for… I am not one of those people. But by now, those who’ve kept up with these posts (however few there may be), you should know … Continue reading

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2017 Skate America

Starting for Roman Sadovsky’s senior debut. Nice to hear Johnny and Tara commentating. The past few short programs have been Ryan Bradley and Tracey Wilson. He was a little shaky on the first two jumping passes, but his triple axel … Continue reading

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Prince Album #29: 3121

Interesting… this was technically his 31st studio album release and it was released on the 21st of March in 2006. Still kinda disappointed that the album was just named after the home address of the house he rented in Vegas … Continue reading

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2017 Trophee Eric Bompard

I guess now this competition is called “Internatioaux de France”- but I’m keeping the consistency up with my posts, so this name will remain the title of this post. And I guess I was wrong on something I said last … Continue reading

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Mayte’s book on Prince

Yes, I am starting to write this a few days after I said I’d take a week off from reviewing Prince’s albums and (hopefully) blogging. But I started reading Mayte’s book today and already have a hundred thoughts. Firstly- I … Continue reading

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Prince Album #28: Musicology

Exactly 9 months after starting this whole journey blogging Prince’s music, I’ve found my way back home [pun intended]… to where it all began for me. Yeah, Musicology was the first Prince album I ever bought and listened to. [Wal-Mart … Continue reading

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2017 NHK Trophy

Aww… I think Yuzuru withdrew. His short program isn’t listed on this YouTube channel 😦 I read on Twitter that he had a hard fall on a quad lutz in practice yesterday and they were icing him up and it’d … Continue reading

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2017 Cup of China

This has to be a record for me… 4 drafts on this blog at once… So Evgeni Plushenko turns 35 today- and I’m going to spend my time watching other skaters 😛 at least at first. I hadn’t seen a … Continue reading

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Prince Album #27: One Night Alone…Piano

Nothing wakes you up quite like hearing “Abraham Lincoln was a racist” in a song… :sigh: I totally forgot about that one. Looking over the lyrics to “Avalance”- the first verse refers to the 13th amendment and how Lincoln wasn’t … Continue reading

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Halloween Playlist 2017

I don’t know when I first had a thought about doing this, but there came a point where I just started writing down songs. This is the list from my phone. Pretty much it is- songs that make me think … Continue reading

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