Alive and kickin’ in 2013

I know, I’ve been gone a long time. My loyal readers (both of you) missed me.

Well, I’m back and will try to have a more … uh … consistent presence this year. Here’s my new year’s resolution (10 days late, but still) — I’ll pepper you with more blogs, more biased opinions, more Essential Albums, more mean-spirited jabs at Poison and Motley Crue and — I swear — REGULAR UPDATES OF THE UPCOMING REGIONAL CONCERTS LIST!

I can do it. And, as an fact of good faith, here’s a gift: