Archive for the Tag 'Rock and roll'


Rocker, Headbanger, taker of no prisoners, and enjoyer of fine wine

It’s no secret around here that my past life was in rock n’roll radio PR. It was my job to prove to conservative Portland, Maine, that the state’s favorite rock n’roll radio station was big business… At one point, the multimillion dollar company had 13 radio stations nationwide; and yet, the perception was that the […]


Dan Berger’s “Sound of Tension” Hit a Chord

My Vintage Experiences just arrived, and as I was reading Dan Berger’s lead story, I found myself nodding in agreement. Dan wrote: The “music,” and I use the term quite loosely, was mainly a series of shorter pieces each with an assertive drum beat. Thumping bass notes were thoroughly annoying and a real intrusion on […]