Guest Post: Prologue to a Writer’s Future

By Casey Melnick “From the mundane to the momentous, choices of varying degrees shape and mold our daily lives. Eventually the culmination of substantial accumulation takes hold and we must deal with the totality of our decisions.” Head over to Balanced Life with Lia to check out my article on mental health, motivation and workContinue reading “Guest Post: Prologue to a Writer’s Future”

Album Review #2 Laurie Anderson – Big Science

By Casey Melnick In this week’s review, fate has us discussing Laurie Anderson’s debut album Big Science. Released in 1982, this avant-garde album is considered one of the best 1980s albums by critics. Self-produced along with the help of producer Roma Baran,  this record utilizes a vast collection of techniques ranging from electronic laden art-popContinue reading “Album Review #2 Laurie Anderson – Big Science”

Album Review #1 Weezer -Weezer (Blue Album)

By Casey Melnick In this week’s review I will be discussing Weezer’s classic first album Weezer, otherwise known as the Blue Album. Released in 1994, this album ranks among the best debut records of all time and it just happens to be my favorite album, so I’m certainly not biased already. With the legendary RicContinue reading “Album Review #1 Weezer -Weezer (Blue Album)”

“The Best Part of Believe is The Lie.”

The song “Sophomore Slump or Comeback of the Year” found on Fall Out Boy’s second studio album From Under the Cork Tree contains a line that I would like to discuss. The bridge of the song contains the following line-  “The best part of believe is the lie.” I think this is one of theContinue reading ““The Best Part of Believe is The Lie.””