Archive for the ‘Eclectic Songwriter Field Trips’ Category


A WUNNERFUL DAY IN MUSIC HISTORY

I recently took another field trip with the very lovely Mrs. Eclectic, to the 99 degree weather of Escondido, California.  We were paying a visit in the area, but during our stay, we stopped briefly at the landmark of a musical legend of a bygone era. Lawrence Welk left his heart and spirit in this […]

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DEAN VISITS GIBSON GUITAR TOWN (PHOTO ALBUM)

Last month, on January 23, my wife and I got up real early, grabbed our cameras, and decided to take another field trip. This time it was off to West Hollywood, where just five months earlier, Gibson Guitar Town took over the Sunset Strip. We weren’t sure how much longer this art exhibit would be […]

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Eclectic Songwriter Field Trip: Big Bear Fun Run / Top 10 Songs Written About a Car (Part 2)

You are now reading part two of the field trip to Big Bear Lake and “Fun Run”.  If you didn’t read part one … then click here! And now for the Top 10 Songs Written About a Car — as given by the folks in the village at the Big Bear Fun Run:   10.   […]

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Eclectic Songwriter Field Trip: Big Bear Fun Run / Top 10 Songs Written About a Car (Part 1)

The Big Bear Fun Run is a major fund raising effort in the form of a car show held every year on the second weekend in August in the village of Big Bear Lake.  On average, you can see about 400 classic vehicles at this exhibition.  In 1982, a group of people who shared a […]

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