Tagged with Music

VGM Spotlight: Halo

VGM Spotlight: Halo

It’s time for our second installment of the Video Game Music Spotlight. Last time, I covered a number of the great tracks from Mega Man 2, but now we are fast forwarding to 2001. That year marked the release of Halo: Combat Evolved, one of the most revolutionary first-person shooters ever made. Halo was great for many reasons, … Continue reading

Foo Fighters in Concert

Foo Fighters in Concert

On Thursday, October 13 at approximately 9 p.m., the Foo Fighters took to the stage at the Forum in Los Angeles.  Two hours and forty-five minutes later I had a much clearer view on what live music is supposed to be. Now I have been a Foos fan for quite some time, and I saw … Continue reading

VGM Spotlight: Mega Man 2

VGM Spotlight: Mega Man 2

Video game music has taken on a life of its own. It’s no longer just a nice compliment to the action of a game, instead video game music has become a new genre with a cult following. For this reason, I will periodically highlight one game that has particularly great music in my Video Game … Continue reading

Foo Fighters Review

Foo Fighters Review

I caught my first Foo Fighters concert over the weekend, saddled with nothing but the highest of expectations for a tremendous show. While I always attempt to keep my sights set low for any kind of entertainment experience, this particular show proved to be the exception with the overwhelming flood of great reviews I had … Continue reading

Pearl Jam 20 Weekend

Pearl Jam 20 Weekend

It was 2 a.m. on Labor Day morning. After 90 minutes of waiting in line, I was finally getting out of the “parking lot” (which is basically a grass field) of Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy, Wisconsin. All around me I was surrounded by sounds of engines and angry car horns. Normally, I … Continue reading