It can happen to anyone, a slight mis-step and something goes wrong. For Beyonce, at her recent concert, it was an earring apparently caught in her ponytail which ripped her ear and then bled. She, of course, continued despite the injury and has earned both praise and some vitriol as a result. And, of course, […]
Now that I have a limited amount of extra free time on my hands, I’ve decided to explore even more of my surrounding area, and get to know exactly what is going on here and, perhaps, what makes people tick in northern Germany. As with any major city – and this is certainly anything but […]
I wonder who comes up with headlines like this. Do they just appear in their minds or are hours of strenuous thinking hidden behind a few words? This amused me today, and I am sure you can see why: Screenshot Source: Twitter / Page Six It matches, almost perfectly, the photograph of a 50 Cent […]
Dear YouTube People, please explain to me in simple language I am allowed to watch Miley Cyrus singing Jolene on your service, but not the same song sung by Dolly Parton? I mean, I like the Cyrus version, it’s fine, but even so… where’s the sense? Love & Kisses, Viki.
The music business is all hype, which is understandable considering the level of competition between musicians, between music companies. So much so, it would seem, that some people are unable to understand exactly what is being said, when something is being hyped and when someone uses comments and reviews from others to make a point. […]
So, I found it amusing! Fits in, especially with the part where he claims to have missed his child’s first steps, with the way things are today… Love & Kisses, Viki.
Yesterday I wrote about the impending changes to GEMA fees in Germany, and the rising cost of playing music for an audience. Today I’m simply going to expand this a little bit, having had a chance to read through the complex tariff lists the GEMA has published on its web site, and catch up with […]
Can you imagine a world without music, or your daily life without some form of music playing either in the shops and restaurants that you visit, on your personal music player, in bars and clubs? In Germany people are beginning to worry that this might not be too far off, that music will become simply […]
Perhaps, one day, I will be able to write in or at instead of from and tell you about a wonderful time in the Metropolitan Opera New York. But I’m not quite that far yet, and New York is a long way away from here, so I had to do with a live radio presentation […]
We all react in different ways, dance inside ourselves or in public, let our minds (hopefully) wander along fruitful paths, learn as we go along and generally enjoy ourselves as best we can. If we don’t, then what is the point of living? The inner child in us comes out sometimes, and that is a […]