Category Archives: Miscellaneous Ranting

Amazon MP3 Store begs the question: How much Gregorian chant is too much?

Ninety-nine essential Gregorian chants??? I would argue that the number of Gregorian chants any music collection requires is one at most. Any more than that is inessential. Continue reading

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Links from the ‘War on Fun,’ and why San Francisco music venues need support in face of unnecessary regulatory action

Before I moved out here, I was under the distinct impression that California was all about fun—an opinion bolstered by the incessant airing of a commercial, which assured me life on the West Coast involved board meetings only in so … Continue reading

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‘KUSF-in-Exile’ now streaming online with help from WFMU

As supporters of KUSF continue to raise funds to challenge the University of San Francisco’s sale of its transmitter, the campus station’s DJs who were forced off the air in January have found a way to start broadcasting again. During … Continue reading

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