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An attitude of gratitude

November 24, 2010


This weekend, I had the honor of getting a phone call from my voice teacher from college (I am truly honored when he takes time to call me. I can’t tell you how much it means to me when I see his name on the caller ID). It had probably been a good six-plus months […]

Absolute music bores absolutely: Harry Potter and the Music of Story

November 19, 2010


For a long time, my wife was in the camp with lots of adults who refused to read the Harry Potter series. I mean, how could anything so popular actually be good, right? Well, needless to say she gave it a chance, and the rest is history. Now it’s among her favorites. Some of the smartest, […]

T-Pain joins the choir: Hallelujah Chorus

November 12, 2010


Like any good artist, T-Pain is always looking toward the future. He knows that even if it isn’t entirely dead yet, his signature Autotune vocal sound will eventually become yesterday’s news. And when that day comes, he wants to be ready. “I know people are already starting to get sick of it, but the Autotune […]

Losing my season ticket virginity

November 3, 2010


I have a confession to make. But this is An AUTHENTIC Cadence, so I can shoot you straight, right? Thanks. Here goes nothing: I’m a season ticket virgin. All my life, I’ve been saving myself for the right person, or the right group of people (?). When you’re a season ticket virgin, you obsessively wonder […]