COVID-19 and 9/11/2020

There are those rare moments in life when you realize that you are living through a historic moment in time.   Witnessing an unprecedented terrorist attack demolish seemingly indestructible icons of popular culture. Living in the midst of a worldwide pandemic. These are such occasions.  More often than not historic happenings occur and those in the … Continue reading COVID-19 and 9/11/2020

Freddie Mercury and Montserrat Caballe

Barcelona, Freddie Mercury's collaboration with opera superstar Montserrat Caballe, is his crowning achievement.  I have long felt this way about this incredibly special album.  Barcelona is the logical fulfillment of the  bombastic pop/rock opera fusion that Freddie Mercury helped to create within the context of Queen.  The music featured on the Barcelona album toned down … Continue reading Freddie Mercury and Montserrat Caballe