Why ‘Not Dark Yet’ is my favorite Bob Dylan song

I know. “Shelter from the Storm.” “All Along the Watchtower.” “Like a Rolling Stone.” Ten to fifteen others could be listed ahead of “Not Dark Yet,” a song Bob Dylan recorded and released in 1997. An album called “Time Out of Mind” was a quiet revelation; a collection of tunes that revealed a late fastball … More Why ‘Not Dark Yet’ is my favorite Bob Dylan song

Justin Johnson’s ‘Never Coming Home’ evokes the true voice of one of St. Louis’ finest musicians

Great music can happen by accident. Justin Johnson’s “Never Coming Home” sits in that soulful category of right time, right place. The album, released in 2019, marked the St. Louis native’s first solo adventure, following popular strips of time spent with Pretty Little Empire, The Fog Lights, and a number of other gigs. A heart … More Justin Johnson’s ‘Never Coming Home’ evokes the true voice of one of St. Louis’ finest musicians

Play one for the birthday boy! Why Dave Matthews is my favorite musician

“Some devil, some angel, stuck inside of me.” Dave Matthews walks on stage like a college student who just overslept and missed an exam. T-shirt wrinkled and hair disheveled, he’s there to perform around three hours of music for a sold out crowd. They don’t care if he looks like an adult man who just … More Play one for the birthday boy! Why Dave Matthews is my favorite musician