Going to do something a little different...prior to this, the "Awesome" posts have been very specific of some of my favourite things... Ummmm...yeah...so today the Stranded's Awesome posts evolve. ...I so love that word "evolve"... Here is my top five songs that make me think of sex...yes, seriously...just songs that make me think of that moment of seduction where the couple decides that even underwear is too much clothing... So, to start with number five, a song that I recall as a teen that actually had me masturbating very early on...wait...is that saying too much? 5) Chicago - Stay the Night Next...a song that I have always felt represents me with women. I joked once on Twitter, that "I am the Fred Flinstone to your Wonder [Read more...]
So...how much drugs were you doing at 3:35 am (or was it 3:34 am?)? Simply put...this should have been the first of the "Stranded's Awesome" posts.
It was late summer of 1987. My brother and I were wandering the grounds of the Canadian National Exhibition with tickets in hand for the evening concert at Exhibition Stadium...the original home of the Toronto Blue Jays, for those playing along at home. We made our way into the stadium and found our seats as the sun began to vanish over the south bleachers that were behind the movable stage. Our seats were, roughly, half way up the northern bleachers. That evening, we had a rather famous band...a band known for horns and rock (and some recent ballads, but we'll forgive on those)...a band known for a logo with writing stolen from the Coca Cola bottles... The sun continued to drop...the lights went down...and then this: I have seen [Read more...]