Mormon Monday: On Christmas Music – Why I love German hymns

I am often criticized by my friends and family (in a loving way, though) for being a bit of a Scrooge at Christmastime.  Mostly because I do not seem to enjoy Christmas music as well as others.   I have written before about my thoughts on Christmas music, and I am of the same opinion still … Continue reading Mormon Monday: On Christmas Music – Why I love German hymns

My musical roots, or What I listen to (and what I wish I did)

My parents aren't exactly hippies, but they were sort of stuck 30 years in the past, musically.  We listened to the oldies station constantly, and that's all I knew.  In Renton, that meant 97.3 KBSG, I can still sing their dumb little jingle.  That's all I knew as a child, the only radio station that … Continue reading My musical roots, or What I listen to (and what I wish I did)