Essays

“THE POWER OF FOUR”

We often hear about the significance of certain numbers. There’s “Lucky #7“ and “The Trinity”(The #3, the “Magic number of creation”), as well as the supposedly bad luck #13. We also all know how important the #12 is (12 months to a year, 12 musical notes,12 inches to a foot, 12 eggs to a dozen,12 […]

“JESUS: THE “SON OF GOD?” OR THE “SUN OF GOD?”— WHY WE NEED A NEW RELIGION

Who was Jesus? Did he exist? If he did,was he truly “more than just a man”, or “The Son of God” as Christians believe? Well, I believe that the “Jesus” we all know of from the Bible was a character created by the Romans at the Council of Nicea in 325 A.D. and that his […]

VIRTUAL MUSIC: A NEW IDEA COMBINING SIGHT,SOUND AND SENSES

I have had an idea for quite awhile about a way to combine music and “virtual reality/interactive graphics” as a package deal.First off, I have to tell you how I came to this idea: As a musician, it has been a harsh reality watching people getting more and more music for free and being less […]

“ON THE RECENT REVELATIONS OF INAPPROPRIATE SEXUAL BEHAVIOR OF FAMOUS PEOPLE IN THE MEDIA”

Why are so many men in Hollywood and the media(and even in politics)being outed for Sexual assault and inappropriate behavior right now, all at once? The “Feel good answer” is: “Well,Its because women aren’t going to sit back and take this anymore”— But really: Have women been quiet all this time? Really? See, I don’t […]

MODERN DAY EUPHEMISMS AND THEIR REAL DEFINITIONS” (Pt 1)

In another essay I invented a few new euphemisms/phrases for an age determined not to face reality—-but lets look at the euphemisms that are already out there being used every day all over the mainstream media,and lets explain their real definitions in plain hard simple English:   1)”SORTIES”—————————————–“Bombing Raids”   2)”THEATER OF OPERATIONS”———————–“Battlefield”   3)”ON […]

“CLASSIC SLANG TERMS FROM THE MID-LATE 20TH CENTURY”

I was just thinking about how much slang/ sayings we no longer hear anymore. For example, we never hear anyone say “Tooootallllly” anymore when they agree with you, or “No duohy Ralph” when you state the obvious. Another one we don’t hear anymore: “Smooth move—EX Laaaaaax” That one was said when you did something clumsy […]

ESSAY—–“LETS MAKE MUSIC GREAT AGAIN”

Much of the reason for the pathetic state of music and the music business today is the insistence of the corporate music world to keep promoting the same songs/same kinds of songs over and over again —Some of them were admittedly even good songs ,but have now been sooooo overplayed that they  should be launched […]