Tag: College Life

Grand Funk AND The Doobies? Oh, my!

It was late August in that eventful year of 1972 when I arrived at a little-known University in Oklahoma for my Freshman college orientation. Because of my background as a good little church boy and my pretty tightly-controlled upbringing, I hadn’t seen many rock… Continue Reading “Grand Funk AND The Doobies? Oh, my!”

Bulldog Plays Solitaire. A lot.

It’s a truism that if you know how an individual spends his or her time, you’d know a lot about that person. I suppose that’s true. Here’s a confession: Ol’ Bulldog here spends quite a bit of time playing Solitaire. There. The truth is… Continue Reading “Bulldog Plays Solitaire. A lot.”

Love My Blues with a Little o’ This Mixed In

I love to talk about the blues and some of the other genres we often associate with it. I have a fascination with those “cross-over zones” where the blues “come together” with other great genres of American music. Although I get that music transcends… Continue Reading “Love My Blues with a Little o’ This Mixed In”