Chautauqua: John Hiatt and Los Lobos

August 15, 2010 · Posted in Product Reviews · Comment 

John Hiatt and Los LobosMy date and I were fortunate enough to be at the Chautauqua Auditorium in Boulder, Colorado for the sold out John Hiatt and Los Lobos concert last night.  If you are not familiar with this amazing venue,  the Chautauqua Auditorium was built in 1898. Read more

Carly Simon reveals ‘You’re So Vain’ mystery man

February 26, 2010 · Posted in Commentary · Comment 

I am old enough to appreciate this stunning new revelation.  For me, it is on the order of finding out the identity of ‘Deep Throat’ in the Watergate scandal that brought down the Nixon administration.

Carly Simon’s first hit song, ‘You’re So Vain’, came out in 1972.  Ever since then, Warren Beatty and Mick Jagger have been suspected of being the subject of the song.  Read more

Free $3 MP3 credit from Amazon

November 23, 2009 · Posted in Freebies · Comment 

Amazon is offering a free $3 MP3 credit for use in its MP3 Store with coupon code MP34FREE.  The credit must be used by November 30th and applies to the first million redemptions, so act fast.  Since most of Amazon’s MP3s cost around $1 each, they are essentially giving you 3 free songs.  When checking out, apply the coupon code to get your free songs.

Happy Holidays!

Win a trip to London to have tea with Susan Boyle

November 19, 2009 · Posted in Freebies · 1 Comment 

Remember Susan Boyle?  Her unexpectedly riveting performance on Britain’s Got Talent made her a YouTube sensation.

Amazon is giving you an opportunity to have afternoon tea in London with Susan Boyle.  Click here to enter the Afternoon Tea with Susan Boyle Sweepstakes.  You probably already know that you have a much greater chance of dropping dead from a heart attack while reading this post than being chosen to have tea with Susan Boyle.  However, you can’t win if you don’t play.  December 5th is the deadline to submit your sweepstakes entry.

Good luck!

You spent a fortune on your MP3 collection. Are you insured?

November 12, 2009 · Posted in Commentary · Comment 

Like many people, you might’ve spent a huge chunk of change on your MP3 collection.  With MP3s costing around a buck a pop, your MP3 player could be loaded with thousands of dollars worth of music.  My Creative Zen has over 3,000 songs on it, but the vast majority of my collection are ripped from CDs. Read more

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