Tag Archives: music

Singing to silence Crohn’s and colitis

Red Balloon is a new song  from Lauren Bruno that provides a child’s perspective on Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Lauren, who has firsthand familiarity with the diseases, wrote the...

Is Dylan god (at least in the Battlestar Galactica universe)?

In the late ’70s while I was in high school, it wasn’t that unusual to see “Clapton is God” scrawled on a wall. Less frequently seen1 was the message “Dylan...

Two new blogs of note

During the past week, a couple of promising new blogs were launched by some prominent Milwaukeans. Meg McKenna, co-founder of the successful MilwaukeeMoms.com, has started City on the Lake. McKenna...

Krishna Beach, Surf’s Up, Let’s Go!

The Krishmatics are online! (Or at least someone has started a MySpace band page for them.) Who are the Krishmatics? The Krishmatics were one of the best fake Krishna bands...

Are iPods Wearers Human Lightening Rods?

You’ve probably heard the medical reports about people damaging their hearing because of listening to iPods with the volume cranked to 11. But is that the worst health risk associated...