Rock & Roll Heaven: Chris Cornell

  After a nearly seven year break, this piece marks the return of my "Rock & Roll Heaven" series, which began nine years ago. It was originally intended to be a week-long mini-series of articles. That first week included pieces on Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, Kurt Cobain, Michael Hutchence, and Jim Morrison. However, I also offered that … Continue reading Rock & Roll Heaven: Chris Cornell

Brett Myers: Backwoods Rebel

Brett Myers has released a 5-song country music EPFans of the Philadelphia Phillies remember Brett Myers as a key starting pitcher during the 2000’s, especially with the 2008 World Series champions, or as the closer for the 2007 NL East champions.But most fans of the team have likely lost contact with the sometimes controversial righthander … Continue reading Brett Myers: Backwoods Rebel

Chase is Ellen’s Christmas gift

From the very first start of his career on April 24th, 2003 when Chase Utley crushed a grand slam off the Rockies Aaron Cook in one of the 43 games he got to play at Veteran’s Stadium, the Phillies 2nd baseman has been beloved by fans of the team.Following the 2008 World Series victory parade, his “World … Continue reading Chase is Ellen’s Christmas gift