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Ready for War | Pray for Peace

I was driving one day and taking advantage of my three-month trial subscription to Sirius XM, I had tuned into the channel called Octane, which I figured out plays all hardcore rock, and this one song caught my attention.  The neat thing about the HD radio is it displays the artist and song title so… Continue reading Ready for War | Pray for Peace

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Linkin Park: The Art

These two pics are basically based on the music of Link Park, one of my favorite music bands of all time.  So far I have almost of of their albums to date: Hybrid Theory, Meteora, Minutes to Midnight, A Thousand Suns, Living Things, and Hunting Party.  Their music is very upbeat and grungey, like a… Continue reading Linkin Park: The Art

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Crossing the River Styx

"When the rich wage war, it's the poor who die..." - Linkin Park This piece was essentially based on the song by Linkin Park "Hands Held High" from their "Minutes to Midnight" album. Β Much of that album blasted at the powers that be and their callousness toward their plebeian brethren and their plight. Β And this… Continue reading Crossing the River Styx

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The Radiance

This piece was inspired by a track from Linkin Park's "A Thousand Suns" titled "the Radiance" in which it is a clip of an old interview with the renowned phycisist Robert Oppenheimer, who was responsible for creating mankind's greatest destruction force- the atomic bomb. Β In the clip Oppie likened himself to a Hindu deity Vishnu… Continue reading The Radiance

Musical Sunday Presents

Musical Sunday Presents: Muse – Knights of Cydonia

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q3Yc3HhSl1Q Happy Easter everybody! Hope your bellies are chock full of ham and hard boiled eggs. πŸ˜‰ For today's Musical Sunday I present "Knights of Cydonia" by MUSE. They are one of my favorite Progressive Rock bands following closely behind my all time fave, Linkin Park. Their music videos are just as fun and creative… Continue reading Musical Sunday Presents: Muse – Knights of Cydonia