Track-by-Track: “Sweet Chocolate Jesus”

I was a little worried that some listeners might find this track offensive, much as fans found John Lennon's "more popular than Jesus" comment offensive in 1966. Fortunately for me, my fan base isn't quite as large as that of the Beatles, so the backlash against this song, should there be any, won't be that…Read more Track-by-Track: “Sweet Chocolate Jesus”

Sweet Chocolate…

I was thinking about how everything gets commodified in our world. Everything including religion -- and especially around religious holidays. Then I came upon a message from a salesperson at a local department store. The salesperson said, among other things, "The more you spend, the more you save." But to my ears, it sounded like,…Read more Sweet Chocolate…