August 8th, 2010 by Craig Hartranft
Dangerdog Music Reviews gets quite a bit of feedback, mostly positive. But getting some positive feedback from your peers is infrequent. Recently, Brian McGowan, a writer for RevelationZ.com was kind enough to offer a professional compliment. We had a short dialogue via email that was quite funny, and I wish to share it with Dangerdog visitors. I hope Brian doesn’t mind. Actually, I think only those on my side will connect with this, but so what. It’s good for a laugh.
Here’s the email banter with limited adulteration. It begins with Brian contacting Dangerdog via simple feedback form: (more…)
May 23rd, 2010 by Craig Hartranft
Put the BossHoss in the “truth is stranger than fiction” category. This a band of German musicians who cover top 40 hits in an American country-western style. They’ve done renditions of “Hot in Herre” by Nelly, “Toxic” by Britney Spears and “Hey Ya!” by Outkast. Weird. Lately, they recorded some original material for their Low Voltage album which includes styles from country to western to rockabilly. (more…)
March 11th, 2010 by Craig Hartranft
Many readers and visitors to Dangerdog Music Reviews have asked, Why is there is almost always a picture of UFO in concert in the web site banner? Damn good question. It shows that are readers are above average in intelligence. Yet, I wonder how many visitors know who UFO is. Obviously they cannot know why UFO is important to me. That’s like having inside information on the JFK shooting. So here is the reason. (more…)