I’d Pay Decent Money To See This One
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The Life & Songs of Kris Kristofferson – Blackbird Presents Kris Kristofferson, Lady Antebellum, Dierks Bentley, Ryan Bingham , Rosanne Cash, Eric Church, Emmylou Harris, Jamey Johnson, Willie Nelson , Darius Rucker, Trisha Yearwood, & More to be announced I love Kristofferson’s … Continue reading

On The Turntable This Morning
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I’m in a traditional mood today. The Essential Glenn Miller Dean Martin – 50 Favorites The Best of the Fabulous Sinatra   Still good stuff.  I cut my pop music teeth on Glenn Miller.  The first song I ever performed … Continue reading

This Band Just Keeps on Getting Better
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The Eagles’ Glenn Frey dead at 67 – CNN.com In memoriam, at their peak: Also this: Not bad for a band – picking up David Bowie and Glenn Frey in less than a week. Getting a bit crowded up there … Continue reading

Finally some sanity returns!
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The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is finally returning to some sanity as three deserving bands and a great guitarist are being inducted into the Hall in 2016. Cheap Trick, Deep Purple, Chicago and Steve Miller, after 15 – … Continue reading

It Was Fifty Years Ago Today….
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The Beatles’ ‘Rubber Soul’ Turns 50 Years Old | PJ Media Today, songs from one of the greatest rock albums of all time will play somewhere, even though the album is turning 50 years old. Released on December 3, 1965, … Continue reading

I Have a New (Old) Favorite Band
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Some complete albums: This band just raised my general opinion of ’80s music by about 750%. And now I know who was one of Ike Reilley’s main infulences. Luckily, three of their best albums are available to me free via … Continue reading

In Honor of the Upcoming Full Moon Eclipse
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I wish the disastrous concert I attended where he opened for Bob Dylan had been this good. … Continue reading

This is What Today’s Yoot Considers Genius Guitar Work
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Maybe I’m just an old geezer but…well…I dunno. … Continue reading

Ratings War
Bill Quick

The 10 Most Underrated Beatles Songs 3. “I’m Looking Through You” (Rubber Soul, 1965) Rubber Soul is probably their most underrated album, and one of their best. It’s full of underrated rarely heard songs. Here’s one. Huh? You call being … Continue reading

Changes
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This was their first hit single, a far cry from the music that they would later produce. Later it went more like this. … Continue reading

I’m a bad man
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I just couldn’t help myself. For side two this. From a serious side of him, he did have a way with words. … Continue reading

True to the tradition.
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To me it seems that most modern music genres are produced by a formula that is more inclined to make sales instead of music there are exceptions such as these folks. Enjoy the double. I had to do just one … Continue reading

Happy Birthday, Bob Dylan!
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Not dark yet, part 2 | Power Line WUMB’s Saturday morning radio show Highway 61 Revisited devoted its four hours yesterday to a celebration of Mr. Bob’s birthday today. Host Albert O played songs written by Dylan nonstop. Given the … Continue reading

Party Time
Bill Quick

They always say that without Zep, there would have been no heavy metal, or if there had been, it would have sucked. Well, without the Velvets, there would have been no punk or grunge. Or the title for one of … Continue reading

The king is gone.
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Well this just sucks. ‘King of the Blues’ Blues Legend B.B. King Dead at Age 89 A day of mourning. And with a friend. … Continue reading

Reprise
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I believe I have featured her music before, however she is easy on the eyes as well as the ears. As usual a twofer. … Continue reading

Head Drifter Drifts On….RIP Ben E. King
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‘Stand By Me’ singer Ben E. King dead at age 76 – WTOP NEW YORK (AP) — Ben E. King, the unforgettable lead singer for the Drifters and a solo star whose plaintive baritone graced such pop and rhythm ‘n … Continue reading

And they all had fun.
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This was a fun movie featuring a lot of talented performers and great music. As I said fun. … Continue reading