Tag Archives: Trans Siberian Orchestra

Paco Who?

Forgive me for all the music this week, but I’m preoccupied. Audience participation for this requires the use of headphones/earbuds.  (Trust me, please) O’2L.  ( pronounced: “O’Toole”) is a band that I came accross several years ago when I became … Continue reading

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The Greek Answer To TSO

Blogging buddy, Kurt Nemes is completing an A to Z challenge on his Classical Music Almanac. Today, I is for Agathonas Iakovidis.  Not exactly what I was expecting, but refreshingly fun. If anything is worth spending three minutes and twenty … Continue reading

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Christmas Music With An Attitude

It’s that time of year again…time to catch the Tran-Siberian Orchestra when they come to a venue near you.  (Click on the previous link for a one-minute introduction) Never heard of them? You don’t know what you are missing. You … Continue reading

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Getting Ready

I am not a big fan of all the trappings of “The Holidays”, but I am a big fan of the late Vince Guaraldi. Tonight, I set the ipod to Holiday Shuffle….Fresh Aire and Trans Siberian Orchestra are nice, but … Continue reading

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Extremes

Drum roll please……for post #1,000. As a teenager in 1975, Alex Skolnick first heard Detroit Rock City by Kiss and decided that he was going to play guitar. He was serious about that decision. I saw him for the first … Continue reading

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TSO, Coming To A City Near You

Regardless of how old you are, (well maybe), if you have not experienced a Trans Siberian Orchestra show, you might want to consider doing so. To make it easier for you, you can see all their 2012 show dates here: … Continue reading

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