Vic’s Picks

Favorite Single of All Time

April 12, 2022 1:20 pm

This would be a ridiculous topic if it was titled “Best Single of All Time.” I mean is “Heartbreak Hotel” better than “Long Tall Sally,” “Not Fade Away,”... Read More

Favorite Live Albums

February 24, 2022 10:36 pm

Some of my closest friends prefer “records” – an art that is certainly honed and is much more than capturing a live recoding in a studio. I love... Read More

Big Stir Singles: The Sixth Wave

September 30, 2020 11:42 am

This record company makes me smile – very important these days. Co-captained by Rex and Christina, two gracious humans/musicians that no dog would bite, Big Stir releases an... Read More

Seconds of Pleasure

April 21, 2020 11:24 am

These days, it’s helpful to gravitate toward things that make you smile. I can’t come up with a record that makes me smile more than Rockpile’s third masterpiece,... Read More

Shine A Light

January 31, 2020 12:58 pm

Having been friends with Lannie Flowers for over 35 years, I have been privileged to hear his substantial catalog of original songs from demo to release. I fell... Read More

Don’t Push Me Around

October 29, 2019 11:24 am

First of all, I consider the Escovedo family a national treasure. For those of you that don’t know:Carlos Santana hired Pete and Coke Escovedo for his group Santana.... Read More