Author Archives: Tonya Haze

Saying Goodbye To Eddie Van Halen

Saying Goodbye To Eddie Van Halen

Shocked and Saddened are the only two words that come to mind after hearing today that Eddie Van Halen has died after a battle with cancer. He was 65.   His son, Wolf, posted this tweet:     pic.twitter.com/kQqDV7pulR โ€” Wolf Van Halen (@WolfVanHalen) October 6, 2020   Rest well, Eddie.  Read more »

Could Our Solar System Soon Have Planet Freddie Mercury?

Could Our Solar System Soon Have Planet Freddie Mercury?

Could our solar system soon have a planet FREDDIE Mercury? Maybe, if the creators of a petition to rename the planet Mercury have their way. A radio dj in the U.K. has created a change.org petition to rename the planet Mercury   Please give this a sign and a share ,letโ€™s do this ๐Ÿ™๐ŸŽ™๐ŸŽถ๐Ÿ“ป https://t.co/VyBfGOqg5Z…Read more »

New Music From Tom Petty… Coming Soon!

New Music From Tom Petty… Coming Soon!

When you make an album, you usually record more songs than what actually makes it to the final track list. When the late Tom Petty was making the 90’s classic album Wildflowers, there was extra material.ย Now those songs are about to be made available with the release of Wildflowers & All The Rest. It’s a…Read more »

A New Jimi Hendrix Documentary Is Coming!

A New Jimi Hendrix Documentary Is Coming!

I love watching documentaries, particularly if they are Classic Rock related. So I was excited when this showed up in my twitter feed:   New documentary MUSIC, MONEY, MADNESS โ€ฆ JIMI HENDRIX IN MAUI and LIVE IN MAUI album set for Nov 20 release. Pre-Order: https://t.co/feIDfwgeEI Blu-ray w/2CDs or 3LPs depicts 1970 show in Maui.…Read more »

Sneek Peek: New Ozzy Documentary!

Sneek Peek: New Ozzy Documentary!

  Get ready for “The Nine Lives of Ozzy Osbourne,” coming up on Labor Day. A & E Network will be airing a 2-hour documentary special about the life and multi-decade career of Ozzy Osborne. It will include interviews with Ozzy and his family, as well as fellow musicians Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson, Jonathan Davis,…Read more »

Watch: Fake New “Nirvana” Song

Watch: Fake New “Nirvana” Song

What if you used an Artificial Intelligence bot to analyze Nirvana’s music, and create an entirely new “Nirvana” song? Well, that’s just what YouTuber Funk Turkey did. He put Nirvana’s lyrics into a bot, and created a song called “Smother”. Then he performed and mixed the music for it. Check it out:     Funk…Read more »

Quarantinis With Tonya: Old Fashioned

Quarantinis With Tonya: Old Fashioned

Ok, so I debated with myself about whether or not to make this particular Quarantini. I mean, this is Wisconsin… so I’m sure you already have a version of an old fashioned that you love! Also, I don’t want you to judge me to harshly for how I make mine (hint: I don’t use brandy).…Read more »

Quarantinis With Tonya: Lemon Drop

Quarantinis With Tonya: Lemon Drop

This is another one of my go-to recipes when I have cocktail parties (or, like now, when I drink alone!). Now, if you’ve ever to been a bar where they served lemon drop shots, you’ve probably had an over-sweetened beverage that tasted kind of like a lemon. This drink is more lemon-y and less like…Read more »

Quarantinis With Tonya: Mary Pickford

Quarantinis With Tonya: Mary Pickford

When I decided to write about my go-to drinks for a cocktail party, I knew I had to include the Mary Pickford. It’s always nice to have a tropical drink to serve to your guests, but unfortunately, most of the time, that involves blenders, tons of ingredients, and lots of prep work – not exactly…Read more »

Quarantinis With Tonya: The Russians

Quarantinis With Tonya: The Russians

All this week, I’m sharing my go-to cocktails to make at any cocktail party. Next up: The Russians. If you’ve spent any time with me either in person or on the radio, you know that I LOVE coffee. So there has to be a cocktail with Kahula. Don’t be deceived by their simple ingredients or…Read more »