HEY BABY, THEY’RE PLAYING OUR SONG – Rich Paschall

Which Ones Hold Your Memories? by Rich Paschall A lot of people have a song or two that are special to them.  It might be their prom theme song or other high school or college dance song.  It might be their first dance from their wedding.  It just might be the song that was playing … Continue reading HEY BABY, THEY’RE PLAYING OUR SONG – Rich Paschall

WAXING NOSTALGIC – Rich Paschall

My Top Albums On Vinyl, Rich Paschall, Sunday Night Blog Those who have lived through the eras of music on vinyl, reel to reel tape, 8-track and cassette tapes, CDs and digital formats may tell you that the best of all was the vinyl era.  Yes, audiophiles will tell you that the best sound actually … Continue reading WAXING NOSTALGIC – Rich Paschall

THE TIME IT IS TODAY – RICH PASCHALL

For all of the 21st century so far, I have been looking for the music with social relevance.  Yes there have been a few songs, but not much in these sixteen years.  And who are the young writers contributing songs with meaning this century?  Neil Young, Paul Simon, Bruce Springsteen, U2?   Those guys are still at … Continue reading THE TIME IT IS TODAY – RICH PASCHALL

THE TIME IT IS TODAY – RICH PASCHALL

Enter The Young, When Songs Had Meaning There was a time I will describe as late Beatles up to pre-disco when many songs had a deeper meaning, that is to say, a "social commentary".  The air was filled with thoughtful and thought-provoking lyrics.  Some will argue that these songs helped to sway a nation toward greater … Continue reading THE TIME IT IS TODAY – RICH PASCHALL