Category Archives: Music

Racing home to the Mexican National Anthem

While one can’t go home again, sometimes it’s nice to visit. My semi-annual return to Southern California this week was filled with great time with family, seeking out new experiences and reliving fond memories. Turning on the radio on my way home … Continue reading

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Much ado about Miley and MTV

The response about Miley Cyrus’ performance at Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards was surprising. The Los Angeles Times has a decent recap. Since I haven’t cared about the VMAs since … well, I’ve never cared about the VMAs or watched … Continue reading

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Say ‘cello to my little (alright, still fairly large) friend

My sister found a picture of me from 8th-grade, playing cello, in the dress. I started taking cello lesson when I was 9. Why the cello? Well I have 3 older siblings. One opted out. One of them picked the … Continue reading

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Brandon Heath in concert

Photo via brandonheath.net I had the pleasure of attending a Brandon Heath concert on Feb. 4, in Oroville. I’m always surprised by the names that pass through this area. Heath was in town doing a fundraising benefit concert for the … Continue reading

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Steve Aoki — the untold story

Photo by Dove Shore A newspaper being what it is, most writers can’t include everything they want due to the physical constraints of the paper (aka as a “newshole”—yes, snicker all you want. The industry is full of such terms, … Continue reading

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